About 40 students from 11 middle schools throughout the Tucson Unified School District performed in the TUSD Middle Schools Advanced Honor Orchestra Festival at Catalina High School, wrapping up a day-long rehearsal with a five- piece set on the night.

The orchestras come from Doolen Middle School, Booth-Fickett Math/Science Magnet School, Gridley Middle School, Magee Middle School, Mansfeld Middle Magnet School, Mary Belle McCorkle Academy of Excellence K-8, Miles Exploratory Learning Center, Pistor Middle School, Secrist Middle School & Alice Vail Middle School.