The Cumberland HS Music Department participated in the Red Cedar Music District Solo and Ensemble Festival at Rice Lake HS on Saturday, April 11th.
Students in Class A earning a starred first rating and advancing to the state festival in May are: Gavin Fountaine, classical guitar solo and alto saxophone solo; Micah Weltzin, drum set solo, piano solo, and concert snare drum duet; Lucas West, marimba solo, Skyler Fox and Aidan Warner parade snare drum duet; Bryce Hopkins, Jack Ault and Nic Stevens parade snare drum trio.
In Class A earning a first rating: Kallai Hokanson, violin solo, jazz violin solo and alto saxophone solo; Lucas West, violin solo; Lea Sebens, alto solo; Nikki Fox, flute solo and soprano solo; Taylor Olsen and Gavin Fountaine, alto saxophone duet. In Class A earning a second rating: Nikki Skrypek flute solo and soprano solo; Ethan Snowbank parade drum solo.
In Class B earning a first rating: Elaina Bruno soprano solo, Sarina Anderson flute solo, Taylor Olsen alto solo, Carl Grenquist and Tenley Hofer clarinet duet, and the flute choir of Nikki Skrypek, Tyerra Naylor, Allison Anderson, Lea Sebens and Kallai Hokanson.
In Class C earning a first rating: Kela Vicich cello solo, Monica Stager soprano solo. Earning a second rating: Kela Vicich xylophone solo.