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22 DISD Students Selected for TMEA MS All-Region Band

On October 26 & 29, band students from Denton ISD’s middle schools performed in the Texas Music Educators Association Region 2 Middle School Band auditions, competing with students from Argyle, Lake Dallas, Lewisville, and Northwest ISDs. We are proud to announce that 22 outstanding Denton ISD students were selected for the TMEA Region 2 MS Bands.

These students who have made the All-Region MS Bands will perform in the TMEA Region 2 MS Band Clinic and Concert on Saturday, December 10 at Argyle MS. Congratulations to these outstanding students for this achievement. Many thanks to their directors and private lesson teachers for helping these students prepare for the auditions.


Crownover MS Band – Christin Bunch, director & Dr. Kyle Mullins, assistant director

Violette Quintana             Clarinet                               Honor Band

Angel Martinez                 Bass Clarinet                      Honor Band

Grayson Mulholland        Alto Saxophone                Honor Band

Jade Gonzalez                   Flute                                    Symphonic Band

Kinlea Owens                    Flute                                    Symphonic Band

Ella Garcia                          Horn                                    Concert Band


Harpool MS Band – Bryan Stone, director & Emily Staniszewski, assistant director

Hyunwoo Shin                   Oboe                                   Wind Symphony

Matt Messerle                  Tuba                                    Wind Symphony

Collin Winder                    Bassoon                              Honor Band

Gage Gresik                       Trumpet                              Honor Band

Vivian Wille                       Clarinet                               Symphonic Band

Agustin Izquierdo             Clarinet                               Symphonic Band

Sarah Thompson              Bass Clarinet                      Symphonic Band

Ashley Crouch                   French Horn                      Symphonic Band

Mirabella Tumminello     Flute                                    Concert Band

Luke Pierce                        Tuba                                    Concert Band


McMath MS Band – Travis Harris, director & Kelsey Gaskill, assistant director

Lily Tapia                            Clarinet                               Symphonic Band

Luna Brooks                      Flute                                    Concert Band


Rodriguez MS Band – Dr. Kelly Desjardins, director & Sandy Osborne, assistant director

Nick Schiller                       Trombone                          Wind Symphony

Ashlyn Christensen          Percussion                          Wind Symphony

Sawyer Bell                        Tenor Sax                           Symphonic Band


Strickland MS Band – Nachel Konemann, director & Ray Velasquez,

Hudson Whitten               Trumpet                              Symphonic Band