Addisen Popp and Matthew Mehrtens were recently selected for participation in the 28th annual Opus Honor Choir Festival. Over 3,300 students were nominated by their directors for 720 positions in the four Opus Honor Choirs. Selections were made by means of a recorded audition. Guest conductor of the 5th and 6th Grade Honor Choir is Michelle Swanson. The 2013 Opus Honor Choirs will perform at 4:00 p.m. November 21st in C.Y. Stephens Auditorium in the Iowa State Center in Ames. The Opus Honor Choir Festival is under the auspices of the Iowa Choral Directors Association, Inc.

Addisen and Matthew are both 6th graders at Roland-Story Middle School and their teacher is Mrs. Jodi Friest.