Twenty-nine WHS musicians statebound
Posted on 02/12/2013
Twenty-nine musicians on the Waco High Lion Pride Band will be advancing to UIL State Solo & Ensemble competition after their outstanding performances today at the regional level. Two of the students dual qualified for the state contest by receiving Division One ratings on their solos and as part of an ensemble.
The students advancing to State include:
Trumpet Solo - Jason Northcutt
Vibraphone Solo - Kurt Kranz
Marimba Solo - Jonathan Vela
Flute Trio - Samantha Daniels, Elissa Garcia, Joselyne White
Clarinet Quartet - Gabriela Garcia, Diana Olveda, Brenda Reynoso, Felipe Valenzuela
Saxophone Quartet - Manuel Hernandez, Zazil Pacheco, Andy Villenueva, Gerald Wilburn
Brass Ensemble - Jordan Blair, Andrew Brenner, Kristen Chapman, Marcela Colmenares, Sarah Gilmore, Melissa Gonzalez, Logan Guardiola, Justin Shen, Chase Smallwood, Micah Weaver
Percussion Ensemble - Jared Fuller, Matthew Garcia, Kurt Kranz, Vanessa Martinez, Chandler Normandin, Claudia Ramirez, Jonathan Vela
Please extend your congratulations to the students and their proud instructors: Scott Stulir (Band Director), Kayla Nelson (Assistant Band Director) and Cameron Akin (Assistant Band Director).