Brewer High School band members won numerous awards at the UIL Region 30 Solo and Ensemble Competition, and 21 students will advance to the State UIL competition. Forty-nine soloists earned a Superior rating and 10 received an Excellent rating.
The following students earned a Superior 1st Division Rating, and they’ll advance to state: Jordan Atkins, Larissa Santos, William Perkins, Alexia Terrazas, Ethan Homer and Lauren Holsapple.
The following ensembles earned 1st division awards, and they’ll advance to state:
- Saxophone Ensemble of Brennon Caraveau, William Mitchell, Marvin Rivera and Maggie Santos;
- Mixed ensemble of Jordan Atkins, Artur Kuchurivisky, Miguel Sesmas, Aurora Williams and Emily Willis; and
- French Horn Quartet of Hailey Flores, David Garcia, Ewan Hayman and William Perkins.
Concert band students who received Superior 1st Division ratings were: Dani Clayton, Olivia Adkins, Vanesa Urzua and Douglas Burgett.
Wind Ensemble woodwinds musicians who earned a Superior 1st Division rating were: (front row, l-r) Jordan Atkins, Larissa Santos, Autumn Austin, Hannah Poff, Jasmin Medina, Miguel Sesmas, Felicity McDade, (back) Aurora Williams, Maggie Santos, Jessie McDowell, Brennon Caraveau, William Mitchell, Marvin Rivera, Artur Kuchurivsky and Ava Smith.
Wind Ensemble brass and percussion members who earned Superior 1st Division ratings were: (front row, l-r) Angel Rivas, Jaydon Williams, Jorge Alvarado, Garret Bradshaw, Casey Harrell, William Perkins, Ewan Hayman, Sophia Williams, (back) Esteban Garcia, Stanley Boyles, William Elders, Richard Sanders, Aiden Weeks, Alexia Terrazas, Ethan Homer, Coen Herring and Stockton Lowry.
Symphonic band members who earned Superior 1st Division were: (front row, l-r) Tayla Fattori, Morgan Munoz, Addison Weeks, David Garcia, Jaidyn Robbins, (back) Hailey Flores, Rahston Herring, David Garcia, Jace Waltrip, Nathan Barnett, Ryan Lopez and Lauren Holsapple.