Thirty-one Mt. Ararat High School music students have been selected for the 2013 District III Honor Band and Chorus. The students auditioned in October and will come together to rehearse on Friday and Saturday, January 25 & 26, 2013. The festival culminates with a performance on January 26 in the Orion Performing Arts Center at Mt. Ararat Middle School in Topsham. There will be three separate ensembles at the festival: Concert Band, Mixed Choir (soprano, alto, tenor, bass), and Treble Choir (soprano, alto). District III includes schools in a geographical triangle with the outermost points being Freeport, Augusta and Belfast.