Band and Orchestra

Students Selected to All-State and All-District Band and Orchestra
This is the image for the news article titled Students Selected to All-State and All-District Band and OrchestraStudent musicians from both Park Hill School District high schools will perform with the Missouri All-State Band at the annual Missouri Music Educators Association conference in January.

The all-state musicians from Park Hill South High School are Lawrence Fang, sophomore, English horn; Renee Huey, senior, bass clarinet; and Juliana Hsu, senior, bass clarinet.

Megan Puder, junior, French horn; Peter Coyne, junior, baritone saxophone; and Jayden Hermansen, freshman, bass clarinet, are members of the honorable mention band. The Park Hill South band directors are Dr. Craig Miller and Charles Boyd.

The all-state musicians from Park Hill High School are Leda Pivarcsik, senior, cello; Nick Foster, junior, alto saxophone; Mojan Felfeli, senior, alto saxophone; Benoit Gauthier, senior, tuba; Jordan Evans, junior, timpani; Barry Chang, senior, English horn; Abigail Bowser, junior, French horn; James Cookinham, senior, trombone; and Kaleb Hascall, senior, timpani.

Park Hill High School students Marie Parker, junior, piccolo; Marcin Glebocki, junior, tenor saxophone; and Cece Cain, senior, trombone, are in the alternate band. Marie Parker, junior, flute; Shiva Felfeli, senior, clarinet; Payton Vahldick, junior, trumpet; and Stephen Swett, senior, tuba, are members of the honorable mention band. The Park Hill High School band directors are Ky Hascall and David Potter, and the orchestra director is Stephanie Hill.

ALL-DISTRICT RESULTS:
Park Hill School District Students Selected to All-District Band and Orchestra

Many Park Hill School District band and orchestra students earned positions on the all-district honor large ensembles, qualifying them to audition for Missouri all-state ensembles on Dec. 6.

The all-district concert band and honorable mention concert band, which include students from across the region, will perform Dec. 13 at Park Hill High School. The all-district jazz band will perform Dec. 12 at 7 p.m. at Park Hill High School. All-district orchestra will perform on Jan. 8-10 at Staley High School. The free concerts are open to the public.

The Park Hill South orchestra director is Diane Markley, and the band directors are Dr. Craig Miller and Charles Boyd. The Park Hill High School orchestra director is Stephanie Hill and the band directors are Ky Hascall and Brian Burlingame.

Park Hill South High School

All-District Full Orchestra
Nathan Choi, senior, bass, and Christopher Mathisen, senior, cello

All-District String Orchestra
Katie McWilliams, freshman, violin; Colin Arensberg, senior, viola; and Kylie DeClue, junior, cello

Orchestra Alternate: Grant Pace, junior, violin

All-District Concert Band
Katrina Kaltefleiter, senior, flute; Jayden Hermansen, freshman, clarinet; Grace Cooper, junior, clarinet; Renee Huey, senior, clarinet and bass clarinet; Madison Pope, sophomore, clarinet; Juliana Hsu, senior, clarinet; Peter Coyne, junior, alto saxophone; Chloe Uhrmacher, senior, French horn; Megan Puder, junior, French horn; Emma Kubart, sophomore, trombone; and Seth Gorham, senior, trombone

All-District Honorable Mention Concert Band
Lawrence Fang, sophomore, English horn and oboe; Alec Higgins, freshman, clarinet; Peter Coyne, junior, baritone saxophone; Eli Gaitley, senior, percussion; and Nick Eischens, senior, percussion
  
All-District Jazz Band
Renee Huey, senior, baritone saxophone; Tyler Reaves, junior, trumpet; and Seth Gorham, senior, trombone

Jazz Band Alternates: Grant Bess, sophomore, trumpet, and Nathanial Brancato, junior, bass


Park Hill High School

All-District Full Orchestra
Annie Chen, senior, violin; Eleanor Panico, sophomore, violin; Corey McNab, junior, viola; and Leda Pivarcsik, senior, cello

All-District String Orchestra
Emily Daily, senior, violin; Lauren Diemer, junior, violin; Camille Laude, sophomore, violin; June Guwn, sophomore, violin; Gillian Hance, freshman, cello; and Alexis Shokere, senior, bass

All-District Concert Band
Marie Parker, junior, piccolo; Grace Lackey, senior, flute and piccolo; Barry Chang, senior, English horn and oboe; Shiva Felfeli, senior, bass clarinet; Nicholas Foster, junior, alto saxophone; Marcin Glebocki, junior, tenor saxophone; Daniel Rider, junior, baritone saxophone; Payton Vahldick, junior, trumpet; Abigail Bowser, junior, horn; James Cookinham, senior, trombone; Cecilia Cain, senior, trombone; Benoit Gauthier, senior, tuba; Stephen Swett, senior, tuba; and Kaleb Hascall, senior, percussion

Concert Band Alternates: Mojan Felfeli, senior, alto saxophone, and Jordan Evans, junior, percussion

All-District Honorable Mention Band
Manijeh Felflei, senior, horn; Seth Listhartke, senior, trombone; Nathaniel Cline, sophomore, trombone; and Josephine Choi, senior, trombone

All-District Jazz Band
Marcin Glebocki, junior, tenor saxophone, and Cecilia Cain, senior, trombone

Jazz Band Alternate: Benoit Gauthier, senior, guitar