On The Road to Districts

Midlo Band All District Selections


All-County Symphonic Band: Manar Basir, Sarah Harkness, Genevieve Benzinger, Mr. Daren Kirsh (guest conductor from Grafton High School), Hanna Cottrell, and Mathew Tignor.

On Saturday, January 14th, L.C. Byrd High School hosted auditions for the 2017 VBODA District 3 All-District Band. Twelve Midlothian High School band students auditioned, and nine were selected for this year’s All-District Bands.  FIVE of those were selected to the top Band, and THREE of those placed high-enough to be eligible for the All-Virginia Auditions to be held at the end of February at JMU.  Congratulations to all those who auditioned! 

Justin Ackerly – 11th Grade – Trumpet – Second Band

Manar Basir – 12th Grade – Bb Clarinet – Second Band

Paul Covert – 11th Grade – Tenor Trombone – Top Band – All-State Eligible

Sarah Harkness – 11th Grade – Bb Clarinet – Second Band

Matthew Tignor – 11th Grade – Bassoon – Top Band – All-State Eligible

Ketki Morabkar – 11th Grade – Bb Clarinet – Top Band – All-State Eligible

Ben Wrobel – 9th Grade – Bass Clarinet – Top Band – 2 seats from All-State Eligibility

Kimmy Wrobel – 11th Grade – Trumpet – Second Band

Kate Woodington – 10th Grade – F Horn – Top Band – 1 seat from All-State Eligibility