On Saturday, May 4th, members from the Staples-Motley High School Orchestra program traveled to Fergus Falls Community College for the State-Section Solo and Ensemble Contest. 28 orchestra students competed in 31 different events, including 21 solos, 3 duets, 4 trios, 2 quartets, and 1 septet. 35 Superior Certificates and medals were awarded, and 19 Excellent Certificates were awarded.
Pictured from the Chamber Orchestra are members (L-R) Macy Judd, Alex McIlravy, Rebecca Brown, Tabetha Allen, Rose Han, Lizzy Noble, Jonah Johnson, Oliver Lund. Row 2: Mady Hull, Abby Brown, Nita Dewald, Shayleigh Sumey, Jeffrey Allen, Lexi Tweeter, Torii Nienow, and Abby Seamann. Not available for the picture were Trenton Plopper, James Vold and Jadyn Kincaid. Pictured from the Symphony Orchestra are Brookelyn Huesinga, Lily Albertson, Starr Hofstedt. Row 2: Cassidy Radueg, Iain Sams, Corrine Japke, and Alex Brings. Not available for the picture were Morgan Becker and Evelyn Gonzalez.