State Solo and Ensemble 2017

State Solo and Ensemble students did a great job this weekend representing Valdez and performing well in adjudications.

Our performances that earned a Superior rating from the judges were:

Vocal quartet:  Lexie, Haleigh, Jillian, and Caitlin.  “Windflowers”

Vocal duet:  Hali, Gabby, “Danny Boy”

Vocal jazz solo:  Isaac, “Lush Life”

Instrumental jazz solo:  Rylee, “I’m Gettin’ Sentimental Over You”

Instrumental jazz ensemble:  Jazz Band “Amazing Grace”

Vocal jazz solo:  Devon and the Buc Band, “Satin Doll”

Percussion ensemble:  Handbells, “John Williams Medley”

In addition, the handbell group was runner-up for Command Performance and Rylee was the Command Performance for jazz solo.  She performed on stage at East High in the Command Performance Concert Saturday night.