GEHS Choir students and the Madrigal Ensemble recently participated in the KSHSAA Regional Solo and Ensemble Festival. In a matter of weeks, these students not only learned very challenging pieces, but they also performed them musically with energy and enthusiasm.
The Madrigal Ensemble has been busy learning eight difficult pieces the past two quarters, and they took two of these songs to Regionals. Their hard work and tenacity paid off and they brought back the highest "Superior" I rating!
The singers in Madrigals are:
The following students prepared two songs, many in foreign languages (Italian, German, French and Spanish) to compete in the Solo classification:
Charlie McGill- I Superior Rating
Elaine Jensen- II Excellent Rating
Samantha Scoggins- I Superior Rating
Jessica Souvannakhot- I Superior Rating
Aneko Havener- II Excellent Rating
Jack Lloyd- I Superior Rating
Ryanne Ham- II Excellent Rating
Emmaleigh Wiehn- I Superior Rating
Johnny Padigos- I Superior Rating
Jacob Venevongsoth- I Superior Rating
Julia Rollings-South- I Superior Rating
Alaina Collier- II Excellent Rating
Gabe Biggs- II Excellent Rating
Aubrie Blanz- II Excellent Rating
Anabelle Lindblom- II Excellent Rating
The bolded names advance to State on Saturday, April 30th. Wish them luck!
Please congratulate all of these students on their hard work paid off!