Record Number Selected for All-State Music Festival

26 Waukee High School chorus members were selected to participate in the 2012 Iowa All-State Music Festival.
Back row (left to right) – Ridg Downs, Sam Wiegers, Hunter Flesch, Andy Cutler, Davis Patton, Kellen Schrimper, Dustin Eubanks 3rd Row – Zach Smith, Josh Fett, Trevor Wiley, Blake Scantlin, Zeke Aunan, Patrick Cunningham 2nd Row – Bridget Johnston, Abby Vens, Taylor Else, Kayla Kuethe, Amelia Rinker, Brielle Buck Front Row – Taylor Michl Rebecca Schrodt, Maddie Clough, Beth LeValley, Maddie Baccam, Lindsey Larson, Tori Minger

Twenty Six Waukee High School chorus members, seven band members and three band member alternates were selected to participate in the 2012 Iowa All-State Music Festival.

The 2012 All-State Music Festival will celebrate the 66th anniversary of this prestigious event.

District auditions for the 279-piece All-State Band, 198-Piece All-State Orchestra and 601-member All-State Chorus were held October 20 at Storm Lake, Hampton, Manchester, Harlan, Indianola and Fairfield. Approximately 17% of the students who audition are selected for the All-State ensembles. Participants will rehearse in Ames on November 16 and 17 and the Festival Concert will be presented at 7:30 p.m. in Hilton Coliseumin Ames on Saturday evening, November 17. Iowa Public Television will record the concert for rebroadcast scheduled for November 26 at 7:00 p.m.

Tickets for the All-State Concert are $18.00 each, and all seats are reserved. Tickets can be purchased through Ticketmaster at 1-800-745-3000

Waukee High School Band Members selected to participate in the 2012 Iowa All-State Music Festival.
Front Row: Emily Beiker, Erika Lewis, Taylor Brown, Madison Laird, Elizabeth Slaughter Back Row: John Akpan, Justin Page, Trevor Else, Lucas Walsh, Robert Cortes

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