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2013 SEP Solo and Ensemble Festival Results

posted Mar 4, 2013, 8:18 AM by Jayson Gerth   [ updated Mar 4, 2013, 8:24 AM ]

On Thursday, February 28, the Southeast Polk High School Bands hosted their Solo and Ensemble festival, where nearly 80 solos and ensembles were performed for a select panel of judges. For over 10 years, this event held at the end of February has allowed students to explore musical performance on an individual level. The Southeast Polk Solo and Ensemble Festival uses the same standards and criteria as the Iowa High School Music Association’s State Solo Ensemble Festival held in mid-April each year. This year, there were 47 performances garnering the top rating of “Superior,” 30 students receiving an “Excellent” rating, and two receiving a “Good” rating. The results of this year’s festival are below:

Receiving a “Superior” Rating:

Corrina Slings, clarinet solo

Harley Baty, alto sax solo

Justin Shaver, alto sax solo

Noelle Ortega, alto sax solo

Steven Hove, tenor sax solo

Carly Polson, eflat clarinet solo

Dakota Barnard, clarinet solo

Arianna Edvenson, clarinet solo

Grace Slings, clarinet solo

Alissa Ortega, clarinet solo

Adrianna Diaz, clarinet solo

Nathan Waskel, bassoon solo

Brian Hoaglund, bassoon solo

Maia Hove, flute solo

Olivia Matz, flute solo

Malia Nolin, flute solo

Arianna Edvenson, oboe solo

Emily Babcock, piccolo solo

Slings/Slings, Clarinet Duet

Dakota Barnard/Malia Nolin, Flute/Clarinet Duet

Maia Hove/Carly Polson, Flute/Clarinet Duet

Eric Cole/Zach Bennett, Trumpet/Tuba Duet

Collin North/Trevor Sanders, Trumpet Percussion Duet

Sloan Wheeldon/Josh Grant/Mica Post, Percussion Trio

Nathan Ingram/Elizabeth Morey, Trumpet /Percussion Duet

Connor Pearson, percussion solo

Hope Metts, percussion solo

Trevor Sanders, percussion solo

Christie Fest, percussion solo

Cody Guldner, percussion solo

Josh Grant, percussion solo

Elizabeth Morey, piano solo

Lane Hacker, marimba solo

Sloan Wheeldon, percussion solo

Bryce Anderson, Euphonium solo

Alli McCaull, trombone solo

Ben Knetter, trombone solo

Sam DeLouis, alto sax solo

Luke McFadden, tuba solo

Zach Bennett, tuba solo

Kaitlin Zaugg, bass clarinet solo

Nate Sparks, Trumpet solo

Paige Prichard, horn solo

Nathan Ingram, trumpet solo

Collin North, trumpet solo

Elliana Huffman, trumpet solo

Eric Cole, trumpet solo


Receiving an “Excellent” Rating:

Reagan Mackie, alto sax solo

Zach Newland, alto sax solo

Sean Joelson, alto sax solo

Aaron VanLuong, alto sax solo

Madison Edwards, alto sax solo

Anthony Lloyd, alto sax solo

Justin Paterson, bari sax solo

Cressie Goode, contra bass clarinet solo

Tyler Holmberg, alto sax solo

Ashley Hart, clarinet solo

Erin Darr, clarinet solo

Mackenzie Osgood, flute solo

Katie Dyer, oboe solo

Alissa Ortega/Marina Ginther, Clarinet Duet

Erin Darr/Cressie Goode, Clarinet Duet

Arianna Edvenson/Katie Dyer, Oboe Duet

Nathan Waskel/Aaron VanLuong/Brian Hoaglund/Petrino Ippolito, Bassoon Quartet

Allison McCaull/Brady George/Eli Snedigar, Trombone Trio

Nathan Salzburg/Elianna Huffman/Zach Shaw, Trumpet Trio

Cameron Miller, percussion solo

Mica Post, marimba solo

Eli Snedigar, bass trombone solo

Brendan Anderson, Trombone solo

Ben Clark, Tuba solo

Jared Harrington, Trumpet solo

Aaron Stagner, upright bass solo

Tara Winecke, horn solo

Brady George, trombone solo

Nathan Salzburg, trumpet solo

Zach Shaw, trumpet solo


Receiving a “Good” Rating:

Jacob Bollman, percussion solo

Jonathan Pitt, Trumpet solo