February 26, 2016

Todd Marshall
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Texas High School Orchestra Students Earn High Marks during UIL Orchestra Competition

Texarkana, TX – Texas High School orchestra students earned high marks during Region 4 & 21 University Interscholastic League Orchestra Solo & Ensemble Contest in Longview, Texas on February 21.

Katherine Stoeckl received a Class 1 Superior Solo for Violin and has qualified for the State competition.

Class 2 Superior Solo for Cello was earned by Carson McCarver while Class 2 Superior Solo for Violin was awarded to Adrian Lowery and Ian Perez. Evan Carr received a Class 3 Superior Solo for Violin.

The String Quartet of Natalio Castaneda, Frucisierre Hoffman, Carson McCarver and Ian Perez brought home a Class 2 Excellent Ensemble award for their musical talents.

All students are instructed by Steve Bennett, TISD Orchestra Director and THS Assistant Band Director.

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Carson McCarver, Evan Carr, Frucisierre Hoffman, Katherine Stoeckl, Adrian Lowery, Natalio Castaneda, Ian Perez

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