Fourteen enthusiastic Winton Woods High School band students took part in honor band performances on Saturday, January 19. The Northern Kentucky University (NKU) Honor Band Concert was at Greaves Concert Hall. The musicians performed under the direction of Dr. Erin Cooper, assistant director of bands at the University of North Carolina. The Xavier University Honor Band Concert was at the Gallagher Theater where instrumentalists performed under the direction of Dr. Benjamin Chamberlin, assistant professor of music and director of instrumental activities at Xavier University.
Winton Woods High School students participating at NKU were Michelle Alaniz, clarinet; Tia Byrd, clarinet; Deasia Timpson, clarinet; and Stephanie Trubl, clarinet. Winton Woods High School students participating at Xavier were Kamille Austin, alto sax; Matthew Bernardo, bassoon; Ryan Hamilton, bari sax; Mariah Harlan, clarinet; Gracie Harrison, tuba; Ayden Hassertt, trombone; Evan Stumpf, percussion; Kaelyn Taylor, trumpet; Malik Thomas, trumpet; and D’Juan Wills, tenor sax.
PHOTO CAPTION: Shown at the Xavier Honor Band Concert are (front, l-r) D’Juan Wills, Mariah Harlan, Kaelyn Taylor, Kamille Austin, Ayden Hassertt; (back, l-r) Matthew Bernardo, Gracie Harrison, Evan Stumpf, Honor Band Conductor Dr. Benjamin Chamberlin, Ryan Hamilton and Malik Thomas. Photo by Danelle Ashbrook.