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February 14, 2009 in City
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Conductor Peter Boonshaft from Hofstra University leads the All-State Band, one of several honor bands assembled for the Northwest Division Conference of the National Association of Music Education Saturday at the Spokane Convention Center.

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Darien French-Owen from Redmond High School plays flute with the All-Northwest Orchestra, one of the honor bands assembled for the Northwest Division Conference of the National Association of Music Education Saturday at the Spokane Convention Center. This band has more than 200 players.

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Dylan Greene, left, from Vashon High School, and Noah Hagen, right, from South Anchorage High School trade drum licks on a practice pad between rehearsals.

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Brass and woodwind instruments were on display in the exhibit area of the Northwest Division Conference of the National Association of Music Education Saturday at the Spokane Convention Center.

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Emma Davis, right, from West Linn High School in Oregon, plays with the All-Northwest Orchestra, one of the honor bands assembled for the Northwest Division Conference of the National Association of Music Education Saturday at the Spokane Convention Center.