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Band students honored

Published: Thursday, February 16th, 2012

Custer High School band students, from left, Spencer Smith, Hailey Eliason, Chris Pinkerton and Allison Hosman received a 1+ rating for their clarinet quarter during a trip to Rapid City. Smith also received a 1+ as a bass clarinet soloist.

 

Custer band students traveled to Rapid City Feb. 8 and received two 1+ ratings (superior +), 12 superior ratings and six excellent ratings.
Students receiving 1+ rating were the clarinet quartet of Allison Hosman, Chris Pinkerton, Hailey Eliason and Spencer Smith and Smith as a bass clarinet soloist.
Students receiving a superior rating were Austin Malinosky for a baritone saxophone solo; Eliason and Hannah Pinkerton (flute and clarinet duet); Tia Goebel and Sean DeHaven (alto sax duet); DeHaven (soprano sax solo); Anna Pickford, Sarah Johnson, Hosman and Smith (woodwind ensemble); Goebel (alto sax solo); DeHaven (alto sax solo); Hannah Pinkerton (flute solo); Pickford (flute solo); Pickford, Johnson, Katie Van Balen and Hannah Pinkerton (flute quartet) and Smith (piano solo).
Students receiving excellent ratings were Katie Van Balen (piano solo); Eliason (piano solo); Karrah Dawson (viola solo); Hosman (B flat clarinet solo); Christina Evans (tenor sax solo); Goebel, DeHaven, Dawson, Malinosky (saxaphone ensemble).
John Weidenbach, band director, said the students performed to the best of their ability, and did a great job of representing Custer High School. The music students are judge on tone, rhythm, technique, interpretation, musicianship and intonation.
Accompanists for the event were Smith and Mary Weidenbach.

Custer band students traveled to Rapid City Feb. 8 and received two 1+ ratings (superior +), 12 superior ratings and six excellent ratings.

Students receiving 1+ rating were the clarinet quartet of Allison Hosman, Chris Pinkerton, Hailey Eliason and Spencer Smith and Smith as a bass clarinet soloist.

Students receiving a superior rating were Austin Malinosky for a baritone saxophone solo; Eliason and Hannah Pinkerton (flute and clarinet duet); Tia Goebel and Sean DeHaven (alto sax duet); DeHaven (soprano sax solo); Anna Pickford, Sarah Johnson, Hosman and Smith (woodwind ensemble); Goebel (alto sax solo); DeHaven (alto sax solo); Hannah Pinkerton (flute solo); Pickford (flute solo); Pickford, Johnson, Katie Van Balen and Hannah Pinkerton (flute quartet) and Smith (piano solo).

Students receiving excellent ratings were Katie Van Balen (piano solo); Eliason (piano solo); Karrah Dawson (viola solo); Hosman (B flat clarinet solo); Christina Evans (tenor sax solo); Goebel, DeHaven, Dawson, Malinosky (saxaphone ensemble).

John Weidenbach, band director, said the students performed to the best of their ability, and did a great job of representing Custer High School. The music students are judge on tone, rhythm, technique, interpretation, musicianship and intonation.

Accompanists for the event were Smith and Mary Weidenbach.

 



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