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15 T-Birds Make All-Region Band

Wagner Band students auditioned at Medina Valley High School and we are proud to recognize 15 of our band students received honors making District/Region Band.  4 students will be advancing to Area to audition for an opportunity to make the Texas All-State Band! Way to go Thunderbirds.

Kitty Hawk Musicians Picked For All-Star Groups

44 KH Band students recently auditioned for the Region 11 All-Region Band at Resnik Middle School in SWISD. Students competed against other middle school band students from Schertz-Cibolo, East Central, Edgewood, Harlandale, South San Antonio, Southside, Southwest and Judson ISDs. After an all-day process of playing memorized scales and prepared etudes, 19 students earned distinction as the best in Region 11!


The following students earned District Band recognition: Jaelyn Solitaire – Flute, Logan Mohr – Bassoon, Jesse Lansford-Lindsey – Tenor Saxophone, Jared Ryan – Trombone, Xander Salcido – Trombone, Davian Jordan – Tuba, Jonathan Carvajal – Percussion, and Sonny Kretzer II – Percussion. 
The following students placed in the top of their respective sections and came together for a clinic and concert at the Judson Performing Arts Center on December 7th and 8th. Lola Ramos – Clarinet, Marina Guardado – Alto Saxophone, Janae Thomas – Alto Saxophone, and Jacob Beavers – Percussion. 

The following placed in the very top tier of their sections and earned a chair in the prestigious Region Band 1. They also performed on the clinic and concert at the Judson PAC on December 7th and 8th. Bryson Nino – Clarinet, Ruben Garcia – Alto Saxophone, Deija Nunn – French Horn, and Jinsei Ceselsky – Trombone. Not only did the following students make it into the top region band, but they also took First Chair Honors! In other words, these three students were THE BEST musicians in their respective audition rooms. Julia Harris – Oboe, Naomi Miller – Bass Clarinet, and Jesse Jurado – Percussion. Way to go, Bandies! Ms. Lansford and Ms. Tucker are proud of you! 

Rocket Drumline Marching To A Quality Beat

Congratulations to the Judson HS Drumline for getting 2nd Place at the South Texas Drumline Classic recently. They also earned awards for Best Tenor Line and Best Snare Line! Great Job!! Of course, we know they do a great job each time we all go to a football game...they get everyone moving and into the spirit...THANK YOU!!

Metzger Dominates At All Region Band Auditions

Recently students from the Metzger Band traveled to Resnik Middle School to compete in the TMEA All-Region Band Auditions. Out of 800 students, the following students earned a chair in the prestigious All-Region Band. The 24 students were the most from any school to make the Region Band. Out of the 24, 11 are in 7th grade and have only been playing their instruments for 14 months! They will join the other Region Band students from across San Antonio and surrounding communities for a concert on Saturday, December 8 at the Judson PAC.

8-Neftali Rodriguez-Aguilera - Flute (2nd Chair) 7 - Brenda Aviles - Flute 8 - Zosia Zales - Flute 8 - Sarai Gomez - Flute 7 - Angel Bedolla- Oboe 7 - Sydney George - Bassoon 8 - Brooke Martindale - Clarinet (1st Chair) 8 - Trineece Houston - Clarinet 7 - Aaliyah Sanders - Clarinet 8 - Audrey Garcia - Clarinet 7 - Yadira Gomez - Clarinet 7 - Camila Castro - Bass Clarinet (2nd Chair) 7 - Joseph Marchan - Alto Saxophone (2nd Chair) 7 - Aryssa Zuniga - Alto Saxophone 8 - Aryonna Ozuna - Alto Saxophone 8 - Amari Smith - Baritone Saxophone 8 - Max Ruiz - French Horn 8 - Mikeobie Quintana - Trumpet 7 - Kaidon Mattison - Trombone 7 - Andre Valles - Euphonium (2nd Chair) 8 - Rene Alonzo - Tuba (1st Chair) 8 - Riley Bechiom - Tuba 8 - Alex Alonzo - Percussion (2nd Chair) 7 - Jade Rodriguez - Percussion Also please congratulate the following students who missed making the All-Region Band by a few chairs but still earned All-District Band recognition. 7 - Sarah Howell - Clarinet 8 - Amir Ayari - French Horn 8 - Cerenity Walker - Trumpet 8 - Dominic Reyna - Trumpet 8 - Jalecia Hartfield - Euphonium 7 - Aiden Lopez - Tuba 7 - Damien Espitia – Percussion 

Judson Band Places At US Bands Contest

The Judson Varsity Marching Band ended their competitive marching season recently recording a new highest score in school history with a 96.375, earning 2nd place, Best Music, and Best Percussion at the USBands Remo Series Finale. Congratulations to all band and color guard students on a great season!