Earning a Superior Rating for their Ensemble, Solo, and Proficiency Solos were:
Haley Skarin for her 9th Grade Marimba Solo
Doug Ferguson, who earned a 94/100 (Superior) for his Proficiency 2 Baritone Solo
Our High School Percussion Chamber Ensemble, earned a Superior Rating for their performance of The Passage of Time, and consisted of Kayla Vincenty Cole, Brenden Haire, Doug Ferguson, David Martin, Haley Skarin, Jenna Vincenty-Cole, Ashley Goodyear, Erin Toska, Devin Robinson, Gregory Jacot, Bryce Moon, Kirstin Muscott, Stuart Werner, Hannah Theaker, Madison Galli, Neil Peterson, Brady Jacot, and Grant Dehner
Stuart Werner earned a 91/100 (Superior) for Prof. 1 Alto Sax Solo.
Brady Jacot's Percussion Ensemble earned a Superior Rating, performing another brand new composition by composer in residence, Brady Jacot. This ensemble was made up of Brady Jacot, Stuart Werner, Jenna Vincenty-Cole, Bryce Moon, David Martin, and Haley Skarin.
Doug Ferguson earned a 93/100 for his Proficiency 2 Solo on Piano.
Our Clarinet Quartet, consisting of Kirstin Muscott, Gregory Jacot, Bryce Moon, and Isaac Young, earned a Superior Rating.
Doug Ferguson and Kayla Vincenty-Cole earned a Superior Rating for their Baritone/Horn Duet.
Our First Adventure Percussion Chamber Ensemble earned a Superior Rating. In this group were Julisa Westheim, Grant Dehner, Stefanie Young, Chris Kotajarvi, Kayla Vincenty-Cole, Jenna Vincenty-Cole, Kiera Kimsel, Haley Skarin, and Brendan Dehner.
Gregory Jacot earned an 85/100 for his Proficiency 3 Clarinet Solo.
Kayla Vincenty-Cole also earned a 85/100 for her Proficiency 3 French Horn Solo.
Jenna Vincenty-Cole, earned a 91/100 on her Proficiency 1 Timpani Solo.
Gregory Jacot and Kirstin Muscott earned a Superior Rating for their Clarinet Duet.
The following students earned a 2 (Excellent Rating):
David Martin earned an 81/100 (Excellent Rating) for his Proficiency 2 Alto Sax Solo.
Our Woodwind Chamber Ensemble, with the music arranged by our very own Gregory Jacot, earned an Excellent Rating for their performance of the Finale from the New World Symphony. In this group were Gregory Jacot, Kirstin Muscott, Michele Eklund, Morgan Farero, Jillian Heemer, Olivia Ramsdell, Bryce Moon, Isaac Young, Baily Wheeler, Ashley Goodyear, Brendan Dehner, Brady Jacot, David Martin, Hannah Theaker, Stuart Werner, Jacob Lockman, Madison Galli, and Brenden Haire.
Brady Jacot earned an Excellent (2) Rating on his 9th Grade Alto Saxophone Solo.
We had two events that earned a rating other than a Superior or Excellent Rating but I wanted to recognize them for their preparation and work in everything involved in this event (from the rehearsal, travel, etc.)
Brenden Haire for his work on his Proficiency 2 Trumpet Solo
Our Snare Trio, consisting of Julisa Westheim, Haley Skarin, and Stefanie Young.
Congratulations to all of the students involved, their families and their support in getting their students all the way over to Manistee in the bad weather, and all of the teamwork involved in all of these events. Tawas was well represented this weekend!
And one last big congratulations to Senior Gregory Jacot who just got his acceptance letter from CMU into the Music Program!