Granbury High School band members were selected for the All-Region Band during recent
The tryouts for the Texas Music
Educators Association’s new Region 30 featured hundreds of students from
schools around Fort Worth mostly in Ellis, Johnson, Hood, Parker, Palo Pinto,
Somervell, and Tarrant counties.
the contingent was three students who are advancing to the area round for an
opportunity to join one of the All-State ensembles – junior Lauren Boleng along
with sophomores Ian Cone and Janessa Mendoza.
The Area B auditions will be January 7, 2017, at Coppell High School.
for the high school region band were:
Symphonic Band: Lauren Boleng, flute; Ian
Cone, French horn
Symphonic Band: Janessa Mendoza, contra
Concert Band: Kyla Asante-Wiredu,
percussion; Anna Christy, clarinet; Alyssa Garcia, trumpet; Bailey McCall,
flute; Emily Tipton, flute
who advanced to the Phase 2 part of the auditions were: Katlyn Backus, French horn; Emma McKelvain,
alto saxophone; Savannah Oliver, alto saxophone; Cole Stephens, percussion; Phil
Tillemen, percussion; Chance Worthington, euphonium.
All-Region Band clinic and concert will be held January 13-14 at Saginaw
Chisholm High School.