Band members earn superior rating, advance to state contest

Band members competed at the UIL Region 8 Solo & Ensemble Contest Saturday at Consol.

The following students received a 1st division “superior” rating for their performance. Additionally, the ones that are marked with an asterisk will advance to the State Solo & Ensemble Contest.

Jasmine Esquivel – Flute Solo
Tera Howell – Alto Sax Solo
Mason Cantrell – Trumpet Solo*
Ronald Busby – Marimba Solo*
Kaylan Paldo – Marimba Solo*
Rachel Lewis, Kendall Zemanek, Diana Hernandez, Nina Perez, Ian Teitelbaum – Clarinet Quintet*
Tera Howell, Grant Socol, Malcolm Moore, Brandon Garza – Sax Quartet Ensemble*
Caleb Deleon, Eliana Fanick, Aaron Gandy – Horn Trio*
Mitchell Hedstrom, Wayland Moody, Mason Haggerty, Micah Lang, Geoffrey Newbold, Jonathan Konderla – Brass Sextet*
Ronald Busby, Chris Cargo, Isaiah Gilbert, Hunter Hoelscher, Michael Kornhoff, Greg Kramr, Kaylan Paldo*

Next Tuesday, Feb. 20, all of these ensembles along with additional groups will perform in the Chamber Ensemble Concert in the black box theater beginning at 6pm.