Boynton Middle School Music Department Announces Music Showcase Festival Results

The student members of the Boynton Middle School 7 – 8 String Orchestra, 7 – 8 Chorus and Concert Band gave outstanding performances at the Music Showcase Festival in Harrisburg, PA, on Saturday, May 21, 2016. Congratulations to all of the student participants and special thanks to the many parents and teachers who helped by chaperoning and moving equipment. Your support and effort allowed the students and teachers the freedom to do their best.

Ensemble Awards:

Group Category Score Rating Place

Orchestra Middle/Junior High 98.00 Superior 1st

Chorus Middle School, class A 97.50 Superior 1st

Concert Band Middle School, class A 97.50 Superior 1st

Overall Awards:

Most Outstanding Instrumental Ensemble (all categories) Boynton String Orchestra

Most Outstanding Vocal Ensemble (all categories) Boynton Chorus

Judges Choice Awards for Outstanding Sections in each ensemble:

Percussion Section Trumpet Section Clarinet Section

Judges Choice Awards for Outstanding Individual Soloists:

Jojo Strogatz, Vocal

Raymond Wang, Violin

Lily Gunderson, Flute

Jasper Fearon, Vocal

Alana Martin, Violin

Cecilia West, Flute

Mae Conuel, Violin

Mauro Stein, Tenor Sax

Reilly Donovan, Euphonium

Ellie Detert, Violin

Alex Yoo, Alto Sax

Daniel Larsen, Trumpet

Anne Wang, Timpani

Anne Wang, Composer

The Boynton Orchestra and Boynton Chorus are the current leaders in the season long (7 weeks) Sweepstakes Award Competition, which will be awarded to the high scoring vocal and instrumental ensemble for the season in mid June.