Band Students Excel in Regional Solo and Ensemble Music Contest

Our high school band students had a great showing at the Regional Solo and Ensemble Music Contest at Eastlake High School.

Congratulations to the following students who won their category and will compete for the state championship in April:

  • Bass Clarinet – Rachael Goodwin
  • Small Percussion Ensemble – "CHC" (Jericho DeJesus, Gabe Robison)
  • Mariachi Ensemble – "Jovenes del Barrio" (David Jacome, Nick Wandling, Alex Sheeks, Rachael Goodwin, Michael Williams, Ian Nelson, Gabe Hohman, Gabe Robison). This group made history as the first Mariachi group from the Northlake region to advance to the state competition.

Congratulations to the following students who were selected as first alternates. If the winners of the category are unable to attend state, they will compete in their place:

  • Small Percussion Ensemble – "Muffin Man Cult" (Chase Hamdan, Chris Hamdan)
  • Large Percussion Ensemble – "The Pirates of Percussion" (Bryan Boehl, Sean-Paul Brown, Henry Cobb, Cole Cruickshank, Liv Curtis, Jericho DeJesus, Rachael Goodwin, Gabe Hohman, David Jacome, Ian Nelson, Paul Nguyen, Emma Robinson, Gabe Robinson, Tad Schaefer, Michael Williams)