THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Eight Wausaukee Music Students Advance to State
Eight Wausaukee High School music students earned starred first ratings in seven events on Saturday, April 6 at the M&O Conference solo and ensemble festival held at Suring. Those students will now adance to state competition at UW-Green Bay on Saturday, May 4.
Students are: Staci Sturmer and Krista Hilpert - flute duet, Dalton Menger and Rachel Ferrington - alto sax, trombone duet, Logan Gruszynski - vocal solo and music theater solo, Amber Dunlap - vocal solo and music theater solo, and the Madrigal ensemble of Kristi Malek, Amber Dunlap, Logan Gruszynski, and Tristan McClister.
Receiving Class A firsts were: Staci Sturmer - piano solo and Tristan McClister-vocal solo; Class A seconds went to Rachel Ferrington - trombone solo, Tristan McClister and Logan Gruszynski-vocal duet; and Class A thirds were: Tristan McClister-music theater solo
Awarded Class B firsts were Amber and Austin Dunlap - flute, alto sax duet, Kristi Malek-vocal solo, and Carly Robold-vocal solo; Class B Second went to Jasmine Quistorf-vocal solo.
The jazz ensemble received a second in Class B. Participants are: Sammy Primakow, Krista Hilpert, Sara Wickman, Dalton Menger, Amber Dunlap, Landen Wallace, Mary Dawe, Lauren Edlbeck, Alyssa Ferrington, Kenny Perry, Braxtin Caine, Rachel Ferrington, Cole Lewandowski, Jason Jaworski, Logan Gruszynski, Staci Sturmer, and Brice Sturmer.
Receiving Class C firsts were Grace Mertz - piano solo, Grace Mertz, Brooke Van Laanen, and Sammy Gruszynski - flute trio, Megan Perry and Bethanie Hueter - flute duet, Megan Perry - flute solo, Matt Jose and Jasmine Quistorf-vocal duet, Cindy Nutt-vocal solo, Hannah Baumler-vocal solo, Megan Perry-vocal solo, Alanta Melton and Megan Perry-vocal duet, and Melany Brieno-vocal solo.
Class C seconds went to Kenny Perry and Mandi Mosher - trumpet duet, Shania Wieting and Melany Brieno - flute, trumpet duet, and Stephanie Wilz - clarinet solo.
Awards for participating for the first time were flute trio - Callie Orlando, Courtney Messar, and Shilo Graese, sax and bell duet - Larissa Rowley and Maggy Deschane, flute solo - Averie Menger, trombone solo - Aidan Aragon, clarinet solo - Natalie Schroeder and alto sax solo - Johnny Grutza.