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Heads Up: BT Sweeps District Music Contest Again
megan.hunter

For the second year in a row, all five of BT's Upper School music ensembles (orchestra, choir, Raider Blues Jazz Combo, Gold Tones Jazz Combo, and Pirate Radio) earned unanimous Superior ratings (the highest possible) from their three judge panels at District Music Contest, held Friday, April 21 at Yutan High School.

Soloist and small-ensemble entries also earned four Excellent ratings (soloists Surya Buddharaju, Delaney Fitzgerald, Audrey Graves, Yumi Yu) and fourteen Superior ratings (soloists Jamie Gould, Rachel Hall, Adam Hedican, Brianna Liu, Laura Liu, Allison Luo, Maya Mathews, Luke Miles, Jenna Mu, Meera Nair, Sama Shah, Alex Wang, Janie Xu, and the violin quartet of Anna Kotula, Meera Nair, Sama Shah, and Rachel Hall). Additional Honorable Mention awards went to Maya Mathews's vocal solo and Rachel Hall's violin solo, and Laura Liu garnered the Outstanding Performance Award for the top solo in the strings & piano category.

Come see these outstanding ensembles perform and honor the seniors for Music Senior Night at the Upper School Vocal and Instrumental Concert, Tuesday, May 9, 6:30 pm in Swanson Auditorium!