June 5, 2013
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Texas High School Music Students Bring Home Gold & Silver from Texas State Solo & Ensemble Contest
Texarkana, TX – Six Texas High School students recently earned Gold and Silver Medals for Band and Choir during the Texas State Solo & Ensemble contest held at the University of Texas at Austin on May 27.
Band student, Alanna Tran, earned a Gold Medal for her performance with Selwin George and Raven Morris earning Silver Medals for their piece.
Choir student, Jenny Wyrick, took top honors with a Gold Medal for her presentation while Shakebria Cridell and Kuturah Gavin each earned Silver Medals for their performance.
More than 20,000 music students participated in this year’s event. Medal winners represented approximately the top 5%.
THS Band Students: Raven Morris, Selwin George, Alanna Tran
THS Choir Students: Shakebria Cridell, Jenny Wyrick, Kuturah Gavin