TSA Musicians continue to earn top ratings at OMEA HS Solo & Ensemble Adjudication.
TSA Band, Orchestra, Piano, and Vocal musicians have once again brought home top ratings at the 2018 Ohio Music Education Association District 1 (East) High School Solo and Ensemble Adjudication; the event was held on February 3, at Perrysburg HS.
Students perform for adjudicators and are critiqued against a matrix of musical standards using a five-rating system. The following students qualified for OMEA medals:
Earning “Superior” ratings:
Quentin Brown, Alto Saxophone
Aidan Fischer, Trumpet
Kathryn Gyori, Piano
Nolan Johnson, Piano
Ema Kurbos-Cooper, Classical Guitar
Jose Martinez / Josh Lyphout, Cello Duet
Vance Raiti, Trumpet
Maisy Ransford, Oboe
Maisy Ransford, Viola
Lainie Roper, Trombone
TSA String Choir
Katelyn Trumbull, Soprano Vocal
Jessica Weaver, Soprano Vocal
Earning “Excellent” ratings:
Jack Kerger, Baritone Vocal
Samoria Russell, French Horn
In addition, the TSA String Orchestra earned the top rating at OMEA’s District 1 competition. The adjudicator remarked on the group’s “high energy” as well as “technical proficiency”.
Congratulations to all the students who participated!