Students perform at regional music festival
Hillsboro High School choir and band students performed in the KSHSAA regional music festival Saturday in McPherson.
Ensembles earning a I rating were Hillsboro mixed voice ensemble, Spirit-n-Celebration, SNC men, SNC women, and a saxophone quartet (Sarah Diener, Ellian Weisbeck, Addie Berens, and Grace Major.)
Soloists who received a I rating were Alykah Dewees, Breanna Dittert, Colin Settle, Eva Franz, Anna Glanzer, Vance Klassen, Chloe Pankratz, Caleb Rempel, flutist Kayla Gunn, and clarinetist Sarah Diener.
Those who received a II rating were soloists Sonja Jost, Kayla Gunn, Madi Sheppard, and Brodie Rathbone. Abby Fryhover received a III rating.
Soloists and ensembles earning a I rating will compete at 2A state music festival at Kansas Wesleyan University in Salina April 29.