Lincoln, Roosevelt Musicians Perform at All-State Festival
For two Roosevelt seniors – violist Madison Helton and bassist Joe Wandro – this marks their fourth consecutive year of qualifying for the All-State Orchestra.
The Festival takes place at Hilton Coliseum in Ames on the campus of Iowa State University. The concert will be at 7:30 PM on Saturday night.
DMPS students who are participating in the three All-State ensembles are:
- Vaughn Hommerding, Roosevelt, Violin
- Patrick Hiatt, Roosevelt, Violin
- Mila Kaut, Roosevelt, Violin
- Shana Liu, Roosevelt, Violin
- Madison Helton, Roosevelt, Viola*
- Joe Wandro, Roosevelt, String Bass*
- Hannah Marks, Roosevelt, String Bass
* four-time All-State qualifier
- Geneva Gaukel, Roosevelt, String Bass
- David Best, Lincoln, Tenor
- Nick Parker, Lincoln, Tenor
- Briar Worley, Lincoln, Tenor
- Bryan Richter, Lincoln, Bass
- Sam Sides, Lincoln, Bass
- Dakota Valen, Lincoln, Bass
Iowa Public Television will broadcast the concert on Thanksgiving evening at 7:00 and again on Sunday, December 1 at 2:00 P.M.