Congratulations to all of the DLS musicians who participated in MSBOA District Solo and Ensemble Festival, which took place Jan. 30 at Rochester High School.
DLS competed in 10 district event. Of those 10, EIGHT received a 1st Division rating (the highest possible rating), and have qualified to compete at the State level on March 18, at Chippewa Valley HS.
These qualifying events are:
- John Dekeyzer (alto sax solo)
- Jeremy Garsteck and Nicko Sciortino (trumpet duet)
- Josh Garsteck and Kyle Mack (percussion duet)
- Russell Hu and Matt Kaiser (tenor sax duet)
- Vincent Lograsso (piano solo)
- Kyle Mack (marimba solo)
- Chris Motowski (tenor sax solo)
- Patrick Sciortino (alto sax solo)
Also participating at the festival:
- Trevor Dame and Tommy Sciortino (trombone duet)
- Matt Kaiser (bass clarinet solo)