This past Saturday, January 9, 2016, eleven FHS Band students auditioned for the Texas Music Educators All-State Bands. We are pleased to announce that six of the students earned All-State Honors plus one alternate.
Earning an All-State Band Honors were:
Selina Vickery, Bb Clarinet (4th year)
Andrew Morgan, Bb Clarinet (2nd year)
Julian Falco, Flute (1st year)
Gabi Rodriguez, French Horn (1st year)
Caroline Donovan, English Horn (1st year)
Tyler Bandini, Trumpet (1st year)
Earning 2nd Alternate position:
Megan Wade, Trumpet
The other students who auditioned well were Shane McCormick (Tuba), Mia Purdom (Flute), Daniel Isaac (Tenor Saxophone) and Matt Ryan (Trumpet).
The All-State students will perform with the All-State Band at the Texas Music Educators Association Convention in San Antonio, Feb. 10-13.
Please congratulate these outstanding musicians!