Area 6 Site Information


February 10, 2018

New Castle High School
801 Parkview Dr
New Castle, IN 47362


Site Coordinators

Elementary School Coordinator
Gail Bratton

Middle School Coordinator
James Bales



Elementary School Clinician
Dr. Don Ester

Don is a professor of choral music education at Ball State University. Over the years he has conducted all-state children’s choirs in Indiana, South Dakota, Colorado and Florida. In 1998 he received the Ball State University Excellence of Teaching Award, in 2006 the Indiana Outstanding University Music Educator of the Year award, and in 2011 the Ball State University Outstanding Faculty Academic Advisor award. He received his MM at Southern Methodist University and his PhD from the University of Nebraska.

Elementary Accompanist
Jennifer Clifford

Middle School Clinician
Mary Evers

Middle School Accompanist
Ashley Fall