Camden Hills Regional High School Senior Simon Fedarko, has been named Visual & Performing Arts Student of the Month for February. He has been very active in the CHRHS Music Department during his tenure at Camden Hills. He currently performs as lead alto sax player for the Concert Band and lead tenor sax for the Jazz Band. In addition to a number of improvised solos this spring, he will be the featured soloist in the jazz band for the ballad “Dead of Night” by Maine composer, Terry White.

Fedarko began playing during fifth grade and went on to study at Mid-Coast Music Academy. In addition to his participation in the school ensembles, he also performed in the pit orchestra for the Camden Hills Production of “Anything Goes.” Simon’s advice to young music students is “Stick with it – even if your friends don’t!”