NMS Students Compete At Solo And Ensemble Contest

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Saturday, March 12, twenty-one Nashville Middle School Band and Choir students participated in District 4 Illinois Grade School Music Association’s Solo and Ensemble Contest. Overall, NMS came home with 2 First Superior’s, 19 Firsts, and 1 Second Place. Congratulations to these students!

Emma Grathwohl – Piano solo 1st ; Paige Greten – Piano solo 1st; Ethan Gambill – Clarinet solo 1st; Trent Browne – Piano solo 1st, Trumpet solo 1st Superior; Daphne Kollbaum – Piano solo 1st; Natasha Migliore – Violin solo 2nd; Janisha Bailey and Carlie Anderson – Vocal Duet – 1st; Samantha Edwards, Amy Hicks, Cat Fullerton – Saxophone trio – 1st ; Micah Arnold – Flute solo – 1st vocal solo – 1st; Cassie Fullerton – Flute solo 1st; Kim Stegman – Flute solo 1st; Sarah Staley – Piano solo 1st; Elley Szopinski – Piano solo 1st; Jackson Aulds – Saxophone solo 1st; Graham Speedie – Trumpet solo 1st superior; Amy Ketchum – Vocal solo 1st; Kim Stegman and Cat Fullerton – Vocal Duet – 1st ; Graham Speedie and Justin Aulds –Trumpet duet – 1st; Micah Arnold and Raven Womack – Flute Duet – 1st

LEFT TO RIGHT BACK ROW FIRST Cassie Fullerton, Micah Arnold, Raven Womack, Justin Aulds, Jackson Aulds, Sarah Staley, Elley Szopinski, Cat Fullerton, Amy Ketchum; Samantha Edwards, Amy Hicks, Ethan Gambill, Trent Browne, Natahsa Migliore, Kim Stegman, Graham Speedie; Janisha Bailey, Carlie Anderson, Daphne Kollbaum, Emma Grathwohl, and Paige Greten