March 4, 2020
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Texas High School Orchestra Students Take Top Honors at Solo & Ensemble Competition; Two Moving on to State
Texarkana, TX – Texas High School orchestra students earned high marks during the Regional University Interscholastic League Orchestra Solo & Ensemble Contest in Longview, Texas on February 29.
Nicolai De Guzman and Teagan Jones received a Superior Rating on their Solo and will now advance to the UIL State Solo & Ensemble competition.
Also receiving a Superior Rating for their Solo performance were: Helen Chen, Marchaz Kennedy, Kate Pappas and Chloe Sawyer.
Earning an Excellent Rating for Ensemble were: Helen Chen, Nicolai De Guzman, Teagan Jones and Chloe Sawyer.
All students are instructed by Steve Bennett, TISD Orchestra Director and THS Assistant Band Director.
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PHOTO IDENTIFICATION (Left to Right)
Kate Pappas, Helen Chen, Teagan Jones, Marchaz Kennedy,
Nicolai De Guzman, Chloe Sawyer