University of Iowa News Release
June 6, 2003
Local Students Attend All-State Music Camp At University Of Iowa
More than 250 talented instrumentalists and vocalists of high school and junior high age will participate in the All-State Music Camp June 8-14 at the University of Iowa School of Music.
The camp's four large ensembles: two concert bands, an orchestra and a mixed choir: will present a free public concert at the end of the week's activities, at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 14, in Hancher Auditorium on the UI campus.
Local students from (name of school) attending the camp are: (names, grades and instruments listed below).
As part of the music camp experience, distinguished conductors will lead the four major ensembles in their rehearsals and the June 15 concert. The Gold Band will be directed by Victor Markovich, director of bands and wind/percussion studies at Wichita State University. The Black Band will be directed by Steve Colton, band director at Linn-Mar High School in Marion.
The orchestra will be conducted by William LaRue Jones, the conductor of the University of Iowa Symphony. The chorus will be conducted by Timothy Stalter, director of choral activities at the UI.
The All-State Music Camp is sponsored by the UI School of Music and directed by Kevin Kastens, who also directs the UI Hawkeye Marching Band. It offers a variety of musical experiences for talented young musicians who have completed grades 8-12. All participants were recommended by their school music teachers.
The musical instruction available at the camp is designed to go beyond that available to students their home schools. In addition to ensemble rehearsals and performances, classes are offered in music theory, music appreciation, class piano, madrigal literature, introduction to electronic music and music computer programs, choral and instrumental conducting and double-reed making for oboe and bassoon players.
Pleasant Valley Jr High School: Abigail Bruns, freshman, trumpet; Marie Roth, freshman, clarinet
Horace Mann Middle School: Clayton Tillotson, freshman, violin
James Madison Middle School: Emily Christensen, clarinet
Kennedy High School: Rachel Levine, junior, violin
Linn Mar High School: Cornelius Hollestelle, junior, baritone
Northwest Jr High School: Eric Bingham, eighth grade, trumpet; Adam Bogh, eighth grade, tenor; Alexander Bogh, eighth grade, tenor; Kathleen Carter, eighth grade, clarinet; Jeffrey Chenhall, freshman, clarinet; Nathan Gingerich, eighth grade, bass; Gabriel Martin, freshman, trombone; Robert Medd, eighth grade, trombone; Anna Pierson, eighth grade, French horn; Jason Yu, freshman, violin
Regina Jr. High School: Eric Smith, freshman, trombone; Regina High School: Eric Raliff, graduate, clarinet; tenor/bass
West High School: Sasha Bissell, sophomore, viola; Nancy Choi, junior, violin; David Dubois, senior, cello; Janice Kim, sophomore, flute; James Pitcher, sophomore, clarinet; Katharine Roller, junior, soprano; Mallory Sims, junior, soprano; Tom Yu, senior, clarinet
Treynor High School: Danielle Greiner, junior, clarinet, alto
Sacred Heart Cathedral: Victoria Klaas, freshman, clarinet
Sudlow Intermediate School: Christopher Wiseman, freshman, clarinet
West High School: Rachel Stadler, sophomore, cello
Hoover High School: Jordana Andre, senior, trombone; Kaitlyn Evans, junior, flute
Roosevelt High School: Bridget Hill, junior, flute
Mid Prairie High School: Erik Jorgensen, senior, tenor
Northwest High School: David Dellsperger, freshman, trombone, tenor; Matthew Kazinka, freshman, trombone; Christina Lee, freshman, flute, soprano; Carly Levitz, freshman, trumpet; alto; Darren Look, freshman, trumpet; Charles Nusser, freshman, trumpet; Alexis Schulte, freshman, trumpet; Katie Seyfer, eighth grade, French horn, soprano; Sonja Thompson, eighth grade, clarinet; Lin Weeks, eighth grade, clarinet; Douglas Wiers, freshman, trumpet
Regina High School: Anthony Berger, junior, tenor; Isaac Doucette, eighth grade, percussion; Timothy Horihan, freshman, saxophone; Phillip Ward, freshman, French horn
Solon High School: Gayle Donohue, junior, oboe, alto
Southeast Jr High School: Eleni Achrazoglou, eighth grade, clarinet; Anna-Lisa Bowans, eighth grade, soprano; Alina Bricker, eighth grade, saxophone, soprano; Carol Chan, freshman, clarinet; David Covington, freshman, tenor; Taylor Cronbaugh, eighth grade, cello; Rebecca Kazinka, eighth grade, flute, alto; Quinn Knobbe, freshman, string bass; Jesse Libra, freshman, violin; Elizabeth Martin, freshman, violin; Leslie Meyer, eighth grade, trumpet; soprano; Kaeli Nieves, eighth grade, oboe, soprano; Cassandra Panther, eighth grade, flute; Morgan Rawson, eighth grade, bassoon; Gregory Reimann, eighth grade, percussion; Abigail Rethwisch, freshman, French horn, soprano; Taylor Seemuth, freshman, cello; Samantha Sidwell, freshman, cello; Emma Squire, freshman, viola; Emilia Sawada, freshman, clarinet; soprano; Megan Treloar, freshman, trombone; James Tutson, freshman, baritone; Addison Wasson, freshman, cello
West High School: Tae Hyun Ahn, clarinet; Benjamin Berkowitz, sophomore, baritone; Eric Bishop, sophomore, French horn; Jaclyn Carrington, sophomore, flute, soprano; Meredith Drake, junior, viola; Anna Dubois, sophomore, violin; Margaret Hlebowitsh, sophomore, flute; soprano; Tara Meade, senior, flute, alto; Gregory Redlawsk, sophomore, oboe; Elke Reynolds, junior, violin; Sarah Shalash, junior, soprano; Amanda Snodgrass, junior, violin; Kristian Thompson, junior, trombone; Andrew Wang, sophomore, violin; Braden Wilder, sophomore, tuba; Allen Williamson, sophomore, trombone; Katherine Wilson, sophomore, clarinet
West High School: Mary Edwards, junior, trumpet; Ngaire Honey, sophomore, viola; David Junkins, sophomore, trumpet
East Middle School: Jolie Farley-Wamberg, freshman, violin; Claire May-Pattenorson, freshman, viola
North High School: Christine Reinders, senior, oboe
Solon High School: Carmen Black, freshman, oboe; Cheryl Poduska, senior, clarinet, alto
Solon Middle School: McKenzie Funk, eighth grade, oboe; Ariana McLaughlin, eighth grade, saxophone; Zandria Rooy, eighth grade, flute; Paul Upmeyer, eighth grade, trombone
Southeast Jr. High School: Sarah Chapman, freshman, oboe
West Branch High School: Ian Leslie, junior, baritone
West Des Moines
Naperville: Neuqua Valley High School: Solomon Lim, sophomore, cello
Port Byron: United Township High School: America Bawden, sophomore, clarinet
Silvis: United Township High School: Hannah Woodard, sophomore, clarinet
Taylor Ridge: Rockridge High School: Joshua Youngs, junior, baritone, tenor
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