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SMSD students perform in statewide event

March 5, 2015

Student musicians in the Shawnee Mission school district recently had the chance to share their talents with audience members from across the state of Kansas.

The students were selected to perform in all-state band, choir, jazz band and orchestra ensembles Feb. 26-28 at the Kansas Music Educators Association In-Service Workshop in Wichita.

The Shawnee Mission North Chamber Singers also were selected to be a featured ensemble at the event.

All-state student selections were as follows:

All-State High School Band

• Oboe: Parker Kremeier, Shawnee Mission Northwest

• B-flat clarinet: Natalie Zimmerman, SM Northwest

• Trumpet: Reid Thornburg, SM Northwest

• Trumpet alternate: Andy Chapell, SM Northwest

• Horn: Kate Mays, SM Northwest

• Trombone: Mitchell Slocum and Jacob Stratton, SM Northwest

• Tuba: Noah Bryan, SM North; Josh Patrick, SM Northwest

All-State Jazz Band

• Saxophone: Barclay Raith, SM Northwest

• Trumpet: Andrew Andersen, SM Northwest

• Trombone: Gabriela Basel, SM Northwest

All-State High School Choir

• Matt Mahr, Jacob Moyer and Hannah Patterson, SM North

• Elizabeth McElroy, SM Northwest

All-State Mid-Level Choir

• Emma Fowler, Ava Hauser and Devyn Trondson, Trailridge Middle School

• Alyssa Mendoza, SM Northwest

All-State Orchestra

• First violin: Brianna Sinsel, SM North; Julia Davis, SM Northwest

• Viola: Amelia Hoelting, SM Northwest

• Cello: Clara Davison, SM Northwest


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