Sunday, October 25, 2020

Dragons Shine at Region 24 Jazz Competition

The Region 24 Jazz competition was held last weekend at Carroll Senior High School. Over 100 students from 13 high schools in TMEA Region 24 auditioned for placement in the two All-Region Jazz ensembles.

Seventeen of the 40 available spots were won by Dragons. The eight students in Jazz 1 will audition for All-state in two weeks.

2015 Region 24 Jazz Results

Jazz 1
Instrument Name School Grade
Alto Sax 1 Nathan Brooks Liberty HS 10
Alto Sax 2 Cameron Barth Carroll Sr. HS 11
Tenor Sax 1 Will Nathman Carroll Sr. HS 12
Tenor Sax 2 Kyle Cantrell Carroll Sr. HS 10
Bari Sax Zach Gross Liberty HS 11
Trumpet 1 Aaron Stone Liberty HS 11
Trumpet 2 Harrison Severns Centennial HS 12
Trumpet 3 Caleb Dixon Centennial HS 11
Trumpet 4 Branston Mefferd Centennial HS 12
Trumpet 5 Elayyach Kaiser Liberty HS 12
Trombone 1 Austin Woolsey Carroll Sr. HS 11
Trombone 2 Jared Esserine Lone Star HS 11
Trombone 3 Alex Stahl Newman Smith HS 12
Bs Trombone 4 Matt Hisey Marcus HS 12
Bs Trombone 5 Pearce Brown Carroll Sr. HS 12
Guitar Ethan Ditthardt Carroll Sr. HS 12
Piano Kade Lehman Carroll Sr. HS 10
Bass Chris File Carroll Sr. HS 12
Drumset 1 Austin Benedetti Lake Dallas HS 12
Drumset 2 Kaario Conley Ranchview HS 10
Jazz 2
Instrument Name School Grade
Alto Sax 1 Joey O’Reilly Centennial HS 11
Alto Sax 2 Samuel Ma Carroll Senior HS 10
Tenor Sax 1 Blaise Sherrill Carroll Senior HS 11
Tenor Sax 2 Derek Kang Creekview HS  
Bari Sax Adam Sasek Carroll Senior HS 12
       
Trumpet 1 Kaley Van Valkenburg Carroll Senior HS 12
Trumpet 2 Jonathan Hunda Newman Smith HS 12
Trumpet 3 Keara Hanlon Carroll Senior HS 11