Congratulations Orchestras!

Congrats to Mr. Mosier and the¬†Symphony Orchestra, Symphony String Orchestra and¬†Philharmonic Orchestra for their “I Exemplary” ratings at contest yesterday!

Orchestra District Contest Results

Hello Parents and Students:

Please see ratings from this past weekend’s events listed below. The students did a GREAT job and I’m proud of all of them. If your student received a 1 rating, they will be performing at the University of Missouri, Columbia on Friday, May 2nd. There is no bus transportation to this event so please make arrangements now to support your student. It will be a great day.


Kirt Mosier

Student or Group Event Rating
Danielle Adair Viola Solo 1
Ethan Payne Cello Solo 1
Katie Valentine Violin Solo 1
Aysha Mahmood Violin Solo 1
Kathryn Hilger Viola Solo 1
Jordyne Vanselow Violin Solo 1
Quinn Mosier Bass Solo 1
Emily Swaters Violin Solo 1
Caitlin Cook Violin Solo 1
Scotty Smith Violin Solo 1
Jordyne Vanselow, Travis Taylor Violin/Viola Duet 1
Jared Schwartz Cello Solo 1
Olivia Chapman Viola Solo 1
Travs Taylor Viola Solo 1
Sierra Hegarty Violin Solo 1
Olivia Chapman, Emily Swaters Violin/Viola Duet 1
Allison Tsay Violin Solo 1
Kayla Brumley Violin Solo 2
Emily Bratcher Viola Solo 2
Emily Carr, Katie Robinson Violin/Viola Duet 2
Kayla Brumley, Katie Valentine Violin/Viola Duet 2
Mary Garcia Cello Solo 2
Olivia Chapman, Clayre Parson, Jordyne Vanselow String Trio 2
Danielle Sharp Piano 2
Jared Schwartz Piano 2
Alexandra Wilber Violin Solo 2
Alli Lawson Piano 2
Preston Hereford Piano 2
Quinn Mosier Piano 2
James Wiltfang Piano 2
Sydney Gordon, Danielle Alverson Violin Duet 2
Elizabeth Rater Violin Solo 2
Lauren Erickson Piano 2
Ashley Thompson Viola Solo 2
Clayre Parson Piano 2
Jacob Schnitzlein Piano 2
Tyler Touchstone Cello Solo 3
Frank Brefo, Shane Anderson Bass Duet 3
Shane Anderson Bass Solo 3
Eleanor Hayden Cello Solo 3

Large Ensemble Contest Results 2012

All orchestras from received straight 1 ratings during the state music festival yesterday. The Concert Orchestra received straight 1 ratings for the first time in the history of LSWHS.

Wednesday, the Concert Band received a 2 rating and the percussion ensemble earned a 1 rating.

Great job so far!

Thanks to the hard work of the students and also the help of the many parent volunteers who help keep contest running smoothly.

Band Contest Results 2012

This past weekend, the following LSW Band students participated in the MSHSAA District Solo and Ensemble Festival. They represented our outstanding institution with musical excellence and class. I am so proud to be associated with these fine young musicians. Please let them know that you are proud of them as well as you see them in class.

Earning a “I” rating qualifies the musician to perform again at the MSHSAA State Music Festival on April 27 at the University of Missouri in Columbia.

Solos earning a Superior “1” rating
Abby Kaiser – clarinet
Nathan Johnson – marimba
Joelle Beusterien – clarinet
Mickayla Chapman – clarinet
Laura Cooke – piccolo
Angela Bechtold – flute
Hannah Ogden – clarinet
Collin Allen – trombone
Tyler Cox – trombone
Grant Fischer – piano
Jordan McConnell – flute
Shayla Brown – flute
Hannah Adair – flute
Aaron Ratigan – trombone
Courtney Bingham – oboe
Devon DeVaughn – flute
Alex Northcraft – snare drum
Dan Ratigan – snare drum
Tom Petrucci – snare drum
Parker Sheridan – snare drum
Grant Fischer – french horn
Laura Cooke – flute
Sawyer Harmon – tuba
Dan Ratigan – marimba
Alyssa DeJarnette – clarinet

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