December 10, 2018 - The ATSSB (Association of Texas Small School Bands) Middle School and High School All-Region band auditions were held on December 7th and 8th. The following students earned a chair/alternate in the region band:
Ava Silva: B-Flat Clarinet, MS Alternate
Naomi Caporali: B-Flat Clarinet, HS Symphonic Band
Emily Bautista: B-Flat Clarinet, East Zone MS Band
Krislynn Joseph: B-Flat Clarinet, HS Alternate
Alexis Lout: Bass Clarinet, East Zone MS Band
Our clarinets are taught by Kasi Trent-Ashley, Asst. band director. We are proud of all our Shelbyville Dragon band students that auditioned at the contest and look forward to seeing our band members represent Shelbyville at the All-Region Bands concert on January 19, 2019, at Chapel Hill High School.
Naomi Caporali Advances to AREA
Naomi ranked high enough in the clarinet section to qualify for the Area competition. On January 12, she will go to Chapel Hill and audition for the ATSSB All-State Band. Congratulations, and good luck at the next round of competition. We are Dragon Proud!
Deshmond Johnson -Band Director
Kaci T. Ashley-Assistant