Miami East H.S. Choir students performed at OMEA contest

To the Editor:

On Saturday, February 11, Miami East High Choir students performed at OMEA District XI Solo and Ensemble Contest. The event was hosted by Milton Union High School.

Congratulations to the following MEHS performers: Hannah Carpenter, Alex Heim, Bryce Redick, Braden Redick, Gavin Trabert, Tyler Fetters, Jackson Tucker, Kaytee Macy, and the MEHS Chamber Choir earned Superior ratings in class A.

Chamber choir members are: Alivia Beven, Hannah Carpenter, Chelsea Cremeens, Tyler Fetters,Hayley Fisher, Ian Gengler, Alex Heim, Nichole Hood, Gavin Horne, Gabrielle Lozano, Kaytee Macy, David Maggert, Cece Moore, Neil Pohl, Braden Redick, Bryce, Redick, Erica Ritchea, James Rowley, Kyah Rowley, Brynne Snodgrass, Ryan Teale, Jackson Tucker, Samantha Urban and Jillian Wesco.

Students earning Excellent ratings in class A were Brittney Cook and Gabrielle Lozano.

Superiors in class B were soprano soloist Rebecca Patch and the MEHS Men’s Ensemble. Men’s ensemble members are: Tyler Fetters, James Rowley, David Maggert, Bryce Redick, Ryan Teale, Ian Gengler, Braden Redick, Keegan Mahaney, and Gavin Horne.

Hayley Fisher earned an Excellent rating on her Mezzo-Soprano solo.

In class C soloists Cece Moore, Alex Callahan, AJ Christian and the MEHS Women’s Ensemble. Women’s ensemble members are : Brittney Cook, Alyssa Anderson, Rebecca Patch, Gabrielle Lozano, Gretchen Frock, Emma Vallery, Katie Pottorf, Erica Ritchea and Grace McCalister.

Congratulations to these fine young musicians on a job well done.

Miami East Local Schools

Omar Lozano