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Band and Orchestra Students Compete at State Solo and Ensemble Festival

Last weekend, student band and orchestra musicians from across the state competed in the Missouri State High School Activities Association State Solo and Ensemble Festival at the University of Missouri.

 

The following students performed and were judged by music teachers from all over the state of Missouri and earned Exemplary and Outstanding marks.

 

HIGH SCHOOL

STATE SOLO & ENSEMBLE FESTIVAL, APRIL 26, 2024

EXEMPLARY I RATINGS

Timothy Schiller, soprano saxophone solo

Sharon Wirth, soprano clarinet solo

Connor McManamon, bassoon solo

Althea Althauser, trombone solo

Beckett Whitworth, bass clarinet solo

Beckett Whitworth, soprano clarinet solo

Elizabeth Myers, bassoon solo

Carl Davidson, tenor saxophone solo

Will Colebar, Henrique Gomes, Brayden Mangers, Liam Rubin, Kara Schanz, Declan Wojtow, percussion ensemble

Tyler Blicharz, Connor McManamon, Elizabeth Myers, Emily Royalty, bassoon quartet

Clara Banks, Emery Bowman, Kathryn Whittaker, mixed woodwind trio

Henry Blaine, keyboard mallet solo

Althea Althauser, Jack Gibson, Joseph Pazero, Robert Winter, trombone quartet'

Bennett Harman, Jackson Moylan, Alexander Pozzo, Ryan Talir, percussion ensemble

Elizabeth Myers, Beckett Whitworth, Sharon Wirth, mixed woodwind trio

Emily Royalty, bassoon solo

Clara Banks, Haley Brown, Selma Dahms, Noah Keplinger, Joseph Molitor, clarinet quintet

Sadie Moore, Amaroq Reiss, string duet

Leyna Davis, Sarah Lichtenberg, string duet

OUTSTANDING II RATINGS

Cole Hathaway, tenor saxophone solo

Ruby Waterson, trumpet solo

Kathryn Whittaker, flute solo

Thomas Vandagriff, trumpet solo

Lauren Gibson, alto saxophone solo

Keegan Greenwood, Ethan Parker, Timothy Schiller, saxophone trio

Lawrence Ringwald, keyboard mallet solo

Henry Blaine, Shiloh Byers, Amelia Franke, Meghan Glaser, Brendan Quigley, Lawrence Ringwald, Kai Sanford, percussion ensemble

Carl Davidson, Lauren Gibson, William Nieman III, saxophone trio

Joci Ferkel, violin solo

Carter Chen, William Chen, string duet

Peyton Londe I, August Soell, string duet

Penelope Keplinger, Madeleine Stoner, string duet.

 

https://www.mshsaa.org/Activities/MusicFestivalRatings.aspx?mode=festival&district=0&type=solo&date=551&year=2023