Branson High School vocalists competed at the South Central District Music Contest held March 9 at Clever High School Those students earning an Exemplary rating will advance to the State Music Contest scheduled April 27 on the campus of the University of Missouri-Columbia. They are under the direction of Jacob Carlew.
There were 75 students who competed at the district level and 39 of those earned an Exemplary rating advancing them to the State Music Contest. The BHS students, collectively, through solos and ensembles, brought home 55 Exemplary ratings.
Students advancing to the contest in April include:
Sam Seitz, Josh Schmitt, Dominic Clark, Jackson Miller, Sadie Pead, Adrian Munden, Isley Johnson, Jordan Kendric, Owen Keen, Hayley Davis, Jake Ayers, Weston Allen, Taylor Sorenson, Coleman Bicek, Ari Fishman, Toby Miller, McShane Fish, Irielle McConnell, Rebecca Prichard, Hayley Jewsbury, Mikaela Knudsen, Amber Large, Hunter Hull, Javin Terrell, Noah Kuipers, Alex Knudsen, Bryce Holloway, Henry Holden, Jack Cott, William Clark, Tristan Koshceski, Darci Amburgy, Kali Derboam, Mackenzie Godfrey, Marsh Pope, Tearsin Johnson, Jaycee McCorkle, Sophia Gavin and Nayeli Hernandez.