Pictured, from left, first row: Joe Morgan, Joanna Schleich, Marian Ragels, Haley Smith, Kerri Baus, Maddie Graves, Adele Kenkel, Kendal McMahon and Jaycie Foster. Second row: Mitchell High School Director of Bands Ryan Stahle, Sam Weller, Jake Louder, Tim Parks, Nick Johnson, Kyle Stas, Brenden Lehr, Brady Farnham, Gunnar Miller and MHS Vocal Director Chris Miller. (Photo courtesy of Chris Miller)
MHS attends All-State Chorus and Orchestra
SIOUX FALLS — The 2013 South Dakota All-State Chorus and Orchestra Event took place in Sioux Falls on Nov. 2 in the Sioux Falls Arena.
Mitchell High School was represented by 16 choir members and one instrumentalist. Junior Sam Weller was the featured Clarinet soloist on Shostakovich’s Symphony No. 5 Movement 3.
MHS Senior Tim Parks was selected as a vocal soloist on “Ride the Chariot.”
The 2013 All-State Orchestra had 161 musicians representing 24 schools.
The 2013 All-State Chorus numbered 960 singers representing 154 high schools.
-Source: Chris Miller, MHS vocal director