FMS band members make South Texas Honor Band
Members of the Floresville Middle School Band are all smiles after being chosen to represent FMS in the 2012 South Texas Honor Band.
On Dec. 1, students from the Floresville Middle School (FMS) Band auditioned for the South Texas Honor Band. Forty-seven students were chosen from more than 400 band students from 10 area middle schools. The following students will represent FMS in the 2012 South Texas Honor Band:
Flute: Alex Palacios, Zoey Wiatrek, Alyssa Flores, Gena Munoz, Ainsley Brick, Erica Campos, and Lindsey Miller
Oboe: Mackenzie Foster
Clarinet: Emily Zidek, Briana Machado, Yvette Machado, Harley Canales, Cathy Martinez, Donna Fleming, Mary Lewis, and Kaylee Bostater
Bass Clarinet: Chrystabel Reynero and Nathaniel Bell
Alto Saxophone: Kolten Bippert, Guillermo Garcia, Miranda Garcia, and Noah Meier
Baritone Saxophone: Daisy Perez
Trumpet: Daniera Mendoza and Justin Sloan
French Horn: Emily Mann, Tori Gardner, Tres Hinojosa, Faith Dunn, Tori Carter, Sarah Coldewey, and Sophia Santos
Trombone: Tim Davis, Isabela Salazar, Eli Gamez, Jeffrey Angel, Bethany Bayer, Callie Czaja, Kinsey Davenport, and Abraham Wood
Euphonium: Austin Littlefield and Kyle Dawson
Tuba: Erica DeFee, Blade McConnell, and Zed Wolf
Percussion: Spencer Leal and Matthew Pettit
The following students were the overall first chair in the region: Alex Palacios, flute; MacKenzie Foster, oboe; Emily Zidek, clarinet; Crystalbel Reynero, bass clarinet; and Kolten Bippert, alto saxophone.
Congratulations to all of these excellent musicians!