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District Students Selected as TMEA All-State Musicians

We are proud to announce that 13 students from Denton ISD's high school music programs have been selected to perform with the Texas All-State Bands, Choirs, and Orchestras in San Antonio, Saturday, February 16, 2019 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center as part of the 2019 Texas Music Educators Association Clinic/Convention. They were chosen for this prestigious honor through a competitive audition process held this year across the state at District, Region, and Area levels from September through February. TMEA is an association of over 19,000 school music educators dedicated to promoting excellence in music education.


TMEA All-State Band:

Samson Hudson, trumpet, Denton HS

Brent Jackson, trumpet, Guyer HS

Greta MacMillan, flute, Denton HS

Jordan Meza, euphonium, Guyer HS

Rasil Sajid, percussion, Denton HS

Denton HS Band Director, Brian Wilson; Assistant Director, Jesse Woolery; Percussion Director, Phillip Elder

Guyer HS Band Director, Amy Woody; Assistant Director, Oscar Ban; Percussion Director, Dr. Ellis Hampton


TMEA All-State Choir:

Lauren Barr, soprano 2, Braswell HS

Claire Gillman, alto 1, Guyer HS

Zachary Sadeghian, tenor 2, Denton HS

Karlie Sherman, alto 1, Denton HS

Braswell HS Choir Director, Ben Oehlschlaeger

Denton HS Choir Director, Mark Baker; Assistant Director, Nicholas Vance

Guyer HS Choir Director, Mary Mathis-Sadler; Assistant Director, Tyler Fox


TMEA All-State Orchestra:

Yvette Han, violin 2, Denton HS

Christian Luevano, string bass, Guyer HS

Ethan Nguyen, string bass, Guyer HS

Aidan Wood, string bass, Guyer HS

Guyer HS Orchesta Director, Michelle Hanlon; Assistant Director, Jeremy Atkins