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AJHS, SMS band students in Troy University honor bands

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Shown are Straughn Middle School band members selected for honor band at Troy University.
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Shown are Andalusia Junior High School band members selected for honor band at Troy University.
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Local students recently participated in the Troy University Honor Band .

Straughn band director Will Parker explained that students in grades 6th-8th grade send in applications for the Troy SEUS honor band clinic. After being selected to attend the honor band, the students audition for one of the three different bands. Students rehearsed on Friday and then put on a concert for everyone on Saturday morning.

Participating from Andalusia Junior High School, where the band is under the direction of Catie Stephens, were:

• Fletcher Ament – baritone

• Chelsea Baldwin – clarinet

• Colby Barton – percussion

• Matthew Beasley – trumpet

• Grant Brewer – percussion

• Andrea Bryant – trombone

• Raygen Clance – clarinet

• Jacob Cravey – trombone

• Cody Curry – percussion

• Corban Davis – baritone

• Rachel Fleming – clarinet

• Paige Garvin clarinet

• Madson Geohagan clarinet

• Anna German – trumpet

• Payton Godwin – percussion

• Chase Harper – saxophone

• Tristyn Harrison – flute

• Garrett Jackson Simpler – baritone

• Chloe Jenkins – flute

• Jean Jones – tuba

• Savannah Kelley – flute

• Dong Won Kim – trombone

• Chaelin Lee – alto saxophone

• Meagan Long – trumpet

• Brooke Mancil – clarinet

• Ian Martin – saxophone

• Chloe Mikel – flute

• Ashlyn Nall – saxophone

• Ella Nichols – trumpet

• Madison O’Conner – flute

• Kathleen O’Neal – clarinet

• Addie O’Rouke – alto sax

• Connor O’Rouke – saxophone

• Emma Piggot – clarinet

• Michaelyn Russell – clarinet

• Davin Scruggs – trumpet

• Ethan Shellhouse – trumpet

• Madelyn Shurden – carlinet

• Gage Theus – percussion

• Madison Thompson – trumpet

• Annie Tomberlin – clarinet

• Karley Belle Wallace – flute

• Collin Ward – oboe

• Brenna Wells – trumpet

 

Participating from Straughn Middle School were:

• Mason Barnes – tenor saxophone

• Taylor Castleberry – percussion

• Cole Courson – tuba

• Will Driver – trumpet

• Jonathan Hamrac – baritone

• Seryns Phillips – percussion

• Rebecca Simon – trombone

• Cameron Stephens – flute

• Lindsey Vaughn – clarinet

• Kaylee Vaughn – flute

• Abbie Wood – clarinet