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Josh Beck Selected as Accompanist for PMEA All-State Choral Festival




Through a rigorous audition process, Highlands High School junior Josh Beck has been selected as Pennsylvania’s top student accompanist on piano for the PMEA All-State Choral Festival to be held in the Poconos, April 22-25.


Josh recently represented Highlands at both the District 1 and the Region 1 PMEA Choral Festivals as a student accompanist. The State Choral Festival will be under the direction of Dr. Amanda Quist, Director of Choral Activities at the Frost School of Music at the University of Miami.


Josh studies privately with Dr. Joseph Sheehan at Duquesne University. Josh accompanies the choir and honors choir at Highlands. He is the son of Phil & Christa Beck. Congratulations, Josh!