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35 DISD Students Selected for TMEA MS All-Region Orchestra

On October 30, middle school orchestra students representing Denton ISD performed in the Texas Music Educators Association (TMEA) Region 2 middle school orchestra auditions. A total of 35 DISD students were selected to the All-Region Middle School Orchestra . The selected students will perform in the Region 2 Orchestra Concert on Saturday, December 11 at Eaton High School. 

Congratulations to these outstanding students for earning a position in the All-Region Orchestra. Many thanks to their awesome orchestra directors and private lesson teachers for helping them prepare for the auditions. 

Calhoun MS Orchestra - Sara Bollinger, Director

Region 2 Concert Orchestra:

Tristan Hoffmann, viola


Crownover MS Orchestra - Angela Harvey, Director

Region 2 Chamber Orchestra:

Aliah Robbins, violin

Maureen Lee, violin


Region 2 Concert Orchestra:

Yun Jang, violin

Gisela Vlazny, violin

Sadie Knowles, cello

Ethan Ekrut, cello

Sofia Summers, cello

Caden Reyes, bass


Harpool MS Orchestra - Ryan Napier, Director; Rachel Richardson, Associate Director

Region 2 Chamber Orchestra:

Erin Kim, violin

Aiden Lee, violin

Lena Kim, viola

Christopher Rodriguez, cello

Hyunjoon Shin, cello

Maria Olaya-Arroyo, bass


Region 2 Concert Orchestra:

Sarvajeeth Haricharan, violin

Victoria Bond, bass


McMath MS Orchestra - Gina Segapeli, Director

Region 2 Chamber Orchestra:

Andrea Ahn, violin

Hiroya Fukuchi, viola

Sang-Joon Kwon, cello

Isaia Dykes, bass


Region 2 Concert Orchestra:

Ava Drysdale, violin

Alissa Parker, violin

Annabelle Staton, violin

Wesley Morgan, viola

Jacob Putnam, bass

Kingston Whatley, bass


Myers MS Orchestra - Stacy Weill, Director

Region 2 Chamber Orchestra:

Irene Chang, violin

Peyton Pulte, viola

Caleb Chang, cello


Region 2 Concert Orchestra:

Eli Weinberg, cello


Navo MS Orchestra - Sarah Dominguez, Director

Region 2 Concert Orchestra:

Logan Baker, violin

Zachary Fulmer, viola


Strickland MS Orchestra - Mike Dandron, Director; Emma Bittner, Associate Director

Region 2 Chamber Orchestra:

Hudson Whitten, bass


Region 2 Concert Orchestra:

Unison Nkundizanye, violin