Musical honors

43 students named to honor band, 8 chosen as area qualifier


Forty three students from the Tiger Band have been named to honor band. Along with 8 students choosen as area qualifiers the Tiger Band during a year like no other still finds ways to prevail against all odds.

During competitive, recorded auditions held in December, 43 band students earned placement in the Texas Music Educators Association All-Region Honor Band.  Eight students advanced to earn All-Area Qualifier status.

Those students named to the All-Region Band are:  Emma Allen, Martha Bratcher, Kaitlyn Colburn, Connor Corbett, James Dotson, Gabe Dupas, Jessie Garren, Logan Gonzalez, JaQuan Harrison, Alison Head, Joshua Jeffreys, Cayden Jordan, Katarina Jordan, Molly Laird, Josh Lauterbach, Shelby LeJeune, Taurean Lewis, Michael Markham, Ethan McDaniel, Jalena McDermott, Hope McDonald, Aaron Montano, Ana Moreno, Nick Nard, Trisha Patel, Angel Paz, Carlos Penate, Devon Pennington, Madisyn Points, Micah Rayburn, Gabby Reed, Jackson Roberson, Jami Roberson, Julia Ryden, Jenifer Silva, Macy Sloan, Olivia Turner, Robert Weaver, Rhyann Wilson, Jenna Woodard, Kate Woodard, Andrew Wommack and Hunter Yates.

Earning All-Area status were: Emma Allen, Cayden Jordan, Molly Laird, Jalena McDermott, Hope McDonald, Devon Pennington, Micah Rayburn and Andrew Wommack.

Especially in the year of COVID-19, All Region and All Area are significant accomplishments for those in Tiger Band. TISD congratulates all those recognized.