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All-Region Orchestra Auditions

2017 All-Region 2 Orchestras

Congratulations to the following students for getting accepted into 2017 All-Region 2 Orchestras on Oct. 21 and Oct. 28:

Patrick Wang, violin (10th grade – Flower Mound High School) ranked 16th among 200 violinists and was accepted.
Kennard Wong, violin (8th grade – McKamy Middle School) placed 25th chair in Chamber
Sui Shimokawa, violin (8th grade – Shadow Ridge Middle School) placed 6th chair in Chamber
Jasper Cao, violin (8th grade – Shadow Ridge Middle School) placed 27th in Chamber
Mithra Arun, violin (8th grade – Shadow Ridge Middle School) placed 29th in Chamber
Sanna Sisoutham, violin (7th grade – Huffines Middle School) placed 52nd

2017 All-Region 31 Orchestras

Congratulations to the following students for getting accepted into 2017 All-Region 31 Orchestras on Oct. 14, 2017:

Brianna Poon, violin (7th grade – Coppell ISD) ranked 12th among 200 violinists and was accepted.

2016 All-Region 2 Orchestras

Congratulations to the following students for getting accepted into 2016 All-Region 2 Orchestras:

Taewon Lee, violin (11th grade – Flower Mound High School) ranked 5th.
Aditya Iswara, violin (11th grade – Flower Mound High School) ranked 18th.
Arishia Mishra, viola (7th grade – McKamy Middle School)
Kennard Wong, violin (7th grade – McKamy Middle School)
Sui Shimokawa, violin (7th grade – Shadow Ridge Middle School)
Jasper Cao, violin (7th grade – Shadow Ridge Middle School)
Mithra Arun, violin (7th grade – Shadow Ridge Middle School)
Felipe Solia, violin (7th grade – Denton ISD)

 

2015 All-Region 24 Orchestras

Congratulations to the following students for getting accepted into 2015 All-Region 24 Orchestras – Symphony Orchestra:

Taewon Lee, violin (11th grade – Flower Mound High School) ranked 15th.
Aditya Iswara, violin (11th grade – Flower Mound High School) ranked 35th.

 

2014 All-Region 24 Orchestras

Congratulations to the following students for getting accepted into 2014 All-Region 24 Orchestras:

Kelby Erickson, violin (11th grade – Flower Mound High School)
Sarah Son, viola (9th grade – Lewisville High School)
Ayra Charania, violin (7th grade – Downing Middle School)
Maya Lahlou, violin (7th grade – McKamy Middle School)

 

2013 All-Region 24 Orchestras

  • Symphony Orchestra
    The Symphony Orchestra was open to all high-school students from 9th through 12th grades.  More than 100 violinists from Region 24 auditioned for the Symphony Orchestra.  All participants were ranked, and the top 40 violinists were accepted, of which one is our violin student.

    • 30th overall – Kelby Erickson (Flower Mound HS – 10th grade)Symphony Orchestra – Violas
      More than 50 violists from Region 24 auditioned for the Symphony Orchestra.  All participants were ranked, and the top 18 violists were accepted, of which one is our viola student.
    • 13th overall – A A (Flower Mound HS – 10th grade)
  • Philharmonic Orchestra
    The Philharmonic Orchestra was open to advanced 9th through 10th grades.  More than 100 violinists from Region 24 auditioned for the Philharmonic Orchestra. All participants were ranked, and the top 40 violinists were accepted, of which one is our violin student.

    • 10th overall – Aditya Iswara (Flower Mound HS – 9th grade)
  • Chamber Orchestra (advanced orchestra)
    The Chamber Orchestra was open to all middle school orchestra students from 7th and 8th grades.
    Chamber Orchestra (advance orchestra) – Violas
    The Chamber Orchestra was open to all 6th through 8th grades.  All participants were ranked, and the top 14 violists were accepted, of which one is our viola student.

    • 6th overall – Sarah Son (Durham MS – 8th grade)
  • Concert Orchestra (lower orchestra) – Violins
    The Concert Orchestra was open to all 6th and 7th grades. All participants were ranked, and the top 44 violinists were accepted, of which two are our violin students.

    • 7th overall – S N (Durham MS – 7th grade)
    • 30th overall – Ayra Charania (Downing MS – 6th grade)

2013 Lewisville ISD All-District Orchestras

  • All-District – Chamber Orchestra – Violas
    The Chamber Orchestra was open to all 7th and 8th graders.  All participants were ranked, and the top 24 violists were selected, of which 1 is our viola student

    • 1st chair – Sarah Son (Durham MS – 8th grade)
  • All-District – Sinfonia Orchestra
    The Concert Orchestra was open to all 6th through 8th grades.  All participants were ranked, and the top 24 violinists were selected, of which 1 is our violin student.

    • 12th overall – Sofia Mendez (Downing MS – 8th grade)
  • All-District – Concert Orchestra
    The Concert Orchestra was open to all 6th and 7th grades.  All participants were ranked, and the top 24 violinists were selected, of which 3 are our violin students.

    • 9th overall – S N (Durham MS – 7th grade)
    • 11th overall – Maya Lahlou (McKamy MS – 6th grade)
    • 17th overall – Ayra Charania (Downing MS – 6th grade)

 

2012 All-Region 2 Orchestras

  • Congratulations to Karen Vinson (Guyer High School – 10th grade) from Denton ISD for getting accepted into the All-Region 2 High School Orchestras!

2012 All-Region 24 Orchestras

  • Symphony Orchestra
    The Symphony Orchestra was open to all high-school students from 9th through 12th grades.  More than 100 violinists from Region 24 auditioned for the Symphony Orchestra.  All participants were ranked, and the top 40 violinists were accepted, of which one is our violin student.

    • 8th overall – A D (Flower Mound HS – 9th grade)
  • Philharmonic Orchestra
    The Philharmonic Orchestra was open to advanced 9th through 10th grades.  More than 100 violinists from Region 24 auditioned for the Philharmonic Orchestra. All participants were ranked, and the top 40 violinists were accepted, of which five are our violin students.

    • 1st overall – Kelby Erickson (Flower Mound HS – 9th grade)
    • 10th overall – Tiana Tsang (Flower Mound HS – 10th grade)
    • overall – Cristina Mendez (Marcus HS – 10th grade)
    • 27th overall – Stephanie Jansson (Lewisville HS – 9th grade)
    • 35th overall – Swathi Rayasam (Flower Mound HS – 10th grade)
  • Chamber Orchestra (advanced orchestra) – Violins
    The Chamber Orchestra was open to all middle school orchestra students from 7th and 8th grades.  All participants were ranked, and the top 32 violinists were accepted, of which two are our violin students.

    • 29th overall – A D (McKamy MS – 7th grade)
    • 31st overall – Aditya Iswara (McKamy MS – 8th grade)
  • Chamber Orchestra (advance orchestra) – Violas
    The Chamber Orchestra was open to all 6th through 8th grades.  All participants were ranked, and the top 14 violists were accepted, of which one is our viola student.

    • 3rd overall – J S (Durham MS – 8th grade)
  • Sinfonia Orchestra – Violins
    The Sinfonia Orchestra was open to all middle school orchestra students from 6th through 8th grades.  All participants were ranked, and the top 44 violinists were accepted, of which one is our violin student.

    • overall – Melinda O’Neal (Lakeview MS – 8th grade)
  • Concert Orchestra (lower orchestra) – Violins
    The Concert Orchestra was open to all 6th and 7th grades. All participants were ranked, and the top 44 violinists were accepted, of which two are our violin students.

    • 25th overall – Sofia Mendez (Downing MS – 7th grade)
    • 30th overall – H S (Durham MS – 7th grade)
  • Concert Orchestra (lower orchestra) – Violas
    The Concert Orchestra was open to all 6th and 7th grades.  All participants were ranked, and the top 14 violists were accepted, of which one is our viola student.

    • 2nd overall – Sarah Son (Durham MS – 7th grade)

2012 Lewisville ISD All-District Orchestras

  • All-District – Chamber Orchestra
    The Chamber Orchestra was open to all 7th and 8th graders.  All participants were ranked, and the top 24 violinists were selected, of which 4 are our violin students.

    • 6th overall – A D (McKamy MS – 7th grade)
    • 12th overall – Aditya Iswara (McKamy MS – 8th grade)
    • Violas
      • 3rd chair – J S (Durham MS – 8th grade)
  • All-District – Sinfonia Orchestra
    The Concert Orchestra was open to all 6th through 8th grades.  All participants were ranked, and the top 24 violinists were selected, of which 4 are our violin students.

    • 10th overall – Melinda O’Neal (Lakeview MS – 8th grade)Violas
    • 2nd overall – J G (Durham MS – 8th grade)
  • All-District – Concert Orchestra
    The Concert Orchestra was open to all 6th and 7th grades.  All participants were ranked, and the top 24 violinists were selected, of which 4 are our violin students.

    • 8th overall – H S (McKamy MS – 7th grade)
    • 20th overall – Sofia Mendez (Downing MS – 7th grade)
    • Violas
      • 1st overall – Sarah Son (Durham MS – 7th grade)
      • 12th overall – Sharron O’Neal (Lakeview MS – 7th grade)

 

2011 All-Region 24 Orchestras

  • Symphony Orchestra
    The Symphony Orchestra was open to all high-school students from 9th through 12th grades.  More than 100 violinists from Region 24 auditioned for the Symphony Orchestra.  All participants were ranked, and the top 40 violinists were accepted, of which 1 is our violin student.

    • S S (Flower Mound HS – 11th grade)
  • Philharmonic Orchestra
    The Philharmonic Orchestra was open to advanced 8th through 10th grades.  All participants were ranked, and the top 40 violinists were accepted, of which 4 are our violin students.

    • 3rd overall – A D (McKamy MS – 8th grade)
    • 17th overall – Tiana Tsang (Flower Mound HS – 9th grade)
    • 26th overall – E J (Marcus HS – 10th grade)
    • Kelby Erickson (Shadow Ridge MS – 8th grade)
  • Chamber Orchestra
    The Chamber Orchestra was open to all middle school orchestra students from 6th through 8th grades.   Approximately 152 violinists from Region 24 auditioned for the Chamber Orchestra.  All participants were ranked, and the top 44 violinists were accepted, of which 1 is our violin student.

    • 24th overall – Stephanie Jansson (Durham MS – 8th grade)
  • Concert Orchestra
    The Concert Orchestra was open to all 6th and 7th grades.  Approximately 147 violinists from Region 24 auditioned for the Concert Orchestra.  All participants were ranked, and the top 44 violinists were accepted, of which 3 are our violin students.

    • 2nd overall – A D (McKamy MS – 6th grade)
    • 9th overall – E H (Durham MS – 7th grade)
    • 21st overall – M E (Briarhill MS – 7th grade)
  • Concert Orchestra (lower orchestra) – Violas
    The Concert Orchestra was open to all 6th and 7th grades.
    Approximately 68 violists from Region 24 auditioned for the Concert Orchestra.  All participants were ranked, and the top 18 violists were accepted, of which 2 are our viola students.

    • 12th overall – J S (Durham MS – 7th grade)
    • 15th overall – J G (Durham MS – 7th grade)

2011 Lewisville ISD All-District Orchestras

  • All-District – Chamber Orchestra
    The Chamber Orchestra was open to all 6th through 8th grades.  All participants were ranked, and the top 24 violinists were selected, of which 4 are our violin students.

    • 4th overall – Stephanie Jansson (Durham MS – 8th grade)
    • 6th overall – Alice Ranjan (McKamy MS – 8th grade)
    • 34th overall – E E (Durham MS – 8th grade)
    • Syed Rabeed (McKamy MS – 8th grade)
  • All-District – Concert Orchestra
    The Concert Orchestra was open to all 6th and 7th grades.  All participants were ranked, and the top 24 violinists were selected, of which 4 are our violin students.

    • 4th overall – A D (McKamy MS – 6th grade)
    • 5th overall – E H (Durham MS – 7th grade)
    • 11th overall – M E (Briarhill MS – 7th grade)
    • 26th overall – Sofia Mendez (Downing MS – 7th grade)
    • Violas
      • 16th overall – J S (Durham MS – 7th grade)
      • 17th overall – J G (Durham MS – 7th grade)

 

2010 All-Region 24 Orchestras

  • Symphony Orchestra
    The Symphony Orchestra was open to all high-school students from 9th through 12th grades.  More than 100 violinists from Region 24 auditioned for the Symphony Orchestra.  All participants were ranked, and the top 40 violinists were accepted, of which 1 is our violin student.

    • 10th overall – Alex Williams (Marcus HS – 12th grade)
  • Philharmonic Orchestra
    The Philharmonic Orchestra was open to advanced 8th through 10th grades.  All participants were ranked, and the top 40 violinists were accepted, of which 2 are our violin students.

    • 17th overall – E J (Marcus HS – 9th grade)
    • 22nd overall – K E (Marcus HS – 9th grade)
    • 29th overall – Tiana Tsang (Shadow Ridge MS – 8th grade)
  • Chamber Orchestra
    The Chamber Orchestra was open to all middle school orchestra students from 6th through 8th grades.   Approximately 100 violinists from Region 24 auditioned for the Chamber Orchestra.  All participants were ranked, and the top 44 violinists were accepted, of which 4 are our violin students.

    • 4th overall – A D (McKamy MS – 7th grade)
    • 26th overall – V D (Downing MS – 7th grade)
    • 32nd overall – H L (Durham MS – 8th grade)
    • 44th overall – Cristina Mendez (Downing MS – 8th grade)
  • Concert Orchestra
    The Concert Orchestra was open to all 6th and 7th grades.  Approximately 150 violinists from Region 24 auditioned for the Concert Orchestra.  All participants were ranked, and the top 44 violinists were accepted, of which 4 are our violin students.

    • 1st overall – Kelby Erickson (Shadow Ridge MS – 7th grade)
    • 7th overall – Alice Ranjan (McKamy MS – 7th grade)
    • 14th overall – Stephanie Jansson (Durham MS – 7th grade)
    • M R (McKamy MS – 6th grade)

2010 Lewisville ISD All-District Orchestras

  • All-District – Symphony Orchestra
    The Symphony Orchestra was open to all high-school students from 9th grade through 12th grade.  All participants were ranked, and the top 24 violinists were selected, 6 of which are our violin students.

    • 2nd overall – Alex Williams (Marcus HS – 12th grade)
    • 11th overall – Rachel Lush (Flower Mound HS – 11th grade)
    • 12th overall – Zack Williams (Marcus HS – 12th grade)
    • 16th overall – S S (Flower Mound HS – 10th grade)
    • 20th overall – M R (Flower Mound HS – 10th grade)
    • 24th overall – A P (Flower Mound HS – 12th grade)
  • All-District – Philharmonic Orchestra
    The Philharmonic Orchestra was open to all advanced students from 8th grade through to 10th grade.  All participants were ranked, and the top 24 violinists were selected, 4 of which are our violin students.

    • 8th overall – K E (Marcus HS – 9th grade)
    • 14th overall – E J (Marcus HS – 9th grade)
    • 16th overall – Tiana Tsang (Shadow Ridge MS – 8th grade)
    • 20th overall – Alexa Rowan (Lewisville HS – 9th grade)
  • All-District – Chamber Orchestra
    The Chamber Orchestra was open to all 6th through 8th grades.  All participants were ranked, and the top 24 violinists were selected, of which 4 are our violin students.

    • 1st overall – A D (McKamy MS – 7th grade)
    • 4th overall – H L (Durham MS – 8th grade)
    • 13th overall – Cristina Mendez (Downing MS – 8th grade)
    • 21st overall – J C (Durham MS – 8th grade)The top 12 violists were selected, of which 1 is our viola student.
    • 6th overall – J K (Durham MS – 8th grade)
  • All-District – Concert Orchestra
    The Concert Orchestra was open to all 6th and 7th grades.  All participants were ranked, and the top 24 violinists were selected, of which 5 are our violin students.

    • 1st overall – Kelby Erickson (Shadow Ridge MS – 7th grade)
    • 2nd overall – Stephanie Jansson (Durham MS – 7th grade)
    • 7th overall – Alice Ranjan (McKamy MS – 7th grade)
    • 9th overall – E E (McKamy MS – 7th grade)
    • 20th overall – M R (McKamy MS – 6th grade)
    • The top 12 violists were selected, of which 1 is our viola student.
    • 4th overall – M H (Durham MS – 7th grade)

 

2009 All-Region 20 Orchestras

  • On Oct. 10, 2009, D H auditioned for the 8th grade orchestra at the All-Region 20 Middle School Orchestras and was accepted. Congratulations!

2009 All-Region 2 Orchestras

  • On Oct. 31, 2009, Christian Choi auditioned for the All-Region 2 High School Orchestras and was accepted. Christian ranked 12th overall. Congratulations!

2009 All-Region 24 Orchestras

  • Symphony Orchestra
    The Symphony Orchestra was open to all high-school students from 9th through 12th grades. A total of 74 violinists from Region 24 auditioned for the Symphony Orchestra. All participants were ranked, and the top 44 violinists were accepted, of which 5 are our violin students.

    • 29th overall – Alex Williams (Marcus HS – 11th grade)
    • 32nd overall – S Z (Flower Mound HS – 9th grade)
    • 33rd overall – Zack Williams (Marcus HS – 11th grade)
    • 42nd overall – Rachel Lush (Flower Mound HS –10th grade)
    • 43rd overall – A P (Flower Mound HS – 11th grade)
  • Philharmonic Orchestra
    The Philharmonic Orchestra was open to advanced 8th through 10th grades. A total of 76 violinists from Region 24 auditioned for the Philharmonic Orchestra. All participants were ranked, and the top 44 violinists were accepted, of which 3 are our violin students.

    • 16th overall – M R (Flower Mound HS – 9th grade)
    • 22nd overall – K M (Lewisville HS – 9th grade)
    • 31st overall – K E (Briarhill MS – 8th grade)
  • Chamber Orchestra (advanced orchestra) – Violins
    The Chamber Orchestra was open to all middle school orchestra students from 6th through 8th grades. Approximately 100 violinists from Region 24 auditioned for the Chamber Orchestra. All participants were ranked, and the top 44 violinists were accepted, of which 5 are our violin students.

    • 17th overall – J Y (McKamy MS – 7th grade)
    • 35th overall – E J (Downing MS – 8th grade)
    • 37th overall – Tiana Tsang (Shadow Ridge MS – 7th grade)
    • 41st overall – Alexa Rowan (Huffines MS – 8th grade)
  • Concert Orchestra (lower orchestra) – Violins
    The Concert Orchestra was open to all 6th and 7th grades.  Approximately 100 violinists from Region 24 auditioned for the Concert Orchestra. All participants were ranked, and the top 44 violinists were accepted, of which 6 are our violin students.

    • 28th overall – Cristina Mendez (Downing MS – 7th grade)

2009 Lewisville ISD All-District Orchestras

  • All-District – Symphony Orchestra
    The Symphony orchestra was open to all high-school students from 9th grade through to 12th grade. A total of 39 violinists from LISD auditioned for the Symphony orchestra. All participants were ranked, and the top 24 violinists were selected, 4 of which are our violin students.

    • 14th overall – Alex Williams (Marcus HS – 11th grade)
    • 19th overall – A P (Flower Mound HS – 11th grade)
    • 20th overall – S Z (Flower Mound MHS – 9th grade)
    • 21st overall – Rachel Lush (Flower Mound HS – 10th grade)
  • All-District – Philharmonic Orchestra
    The Philharmonic orchestra was open to all advanced students from 8th grade through to 10th grade. A total of 40 violinists from LISD auditioned for the Philharmonic orchestra. All participants were ranked, and the top 24 violinists were selected, 3 of which are our violin students.

    • 5th overall – K E (Briarhill MS – 8th grade)
    • 11th overall – K M (Lewisville HS – 9th grade)
    • 16th overall – M R (Flower Mound HS – 9th grade)
  • All-District – Chamber Orchestra
    The Chamber orchestra was open to all 6th through 8th grades. A total of 54 violinists from LISD auditioned for the Chamber Orchestra. All participants were ranked, and the top 24 violinists were selected, of which 6 are our violin students.

    • 6th overall – Tiana Tsang (Shadow Ridge MS – 7th grade)
    • 7th overall – E J (Downing MS – 8th grade)
    • 9th overall – J Y (McKamy MS –7th grade)
    • 10th overall – Alexa Rowan (Huffines MS – 8th grade)
    • 19th overall – V D (Downing MS – 6th grade)
    • 21st overall – G P (Shadow Ridge MS – 8th grade)
  • All-District – Concert Orchestra
    The Concert orchestra was open to all 6th and 7th graders. A total of 66 violinists from LISD auditioned for the Concert orchestra. All participants were ranked, and the top 24 violinists were selected, of which 4 are our violin students.

    • 4th overall – Christina Mendez (Downing MS – 7th grade)
    • 7th overall – M M (Shadow Ridge MS – 7th grade)
    • 11th overall – Cristen Jansson (Durham MS – 7th grade)
    • 12th overall – A A (Shadow Ridge MS – 7th grade)

 

2008 All-Region 2 Orchestras

  • On Nov. 22, 2008, Louis Tyson auditioned for the 7th grade orchestra at the All-Region 2 Middle School Orchestras. A total of 30 violists competed for the event, and 16 violists were chosen.
  • 4th overall – Louis Tyson (Strickland MS – 7th grade)

2008 All-Region 24 Orchestras

  • Symphony Orchestra
    The Symphony Orchestra was open to all high-school students from 9th through 12th grades. A total of 70 violinists from Region 24 auditioned for the Symphony Orchestra. All participants were ranked, and the top 44 violinists were accepted, of which 5 are our violin students.

    • 24th overall – Sarah Kim (Flower Mound HS – 11th grade)
    • 29th overall – Christian Choi (Lewisville HS – 10th grade)
    • 31st overall – A P (Flower Mound HS – 10th grade)
    • 36th overall – Alex Williams (Marcus HS –10th grade)
    • 40th overall – Rachel Lush (Lewisville HS – 9th grade)
    • Alternate – M B (Lewisville HS – 10th grade)
  • Philharmonic Orchestra
    The Philharmonic Orchestra was open to advanced 8th through 10th grades. A total of 70 violinists from Region 24 auditioned for the Philharmonic Orchestra. All participants were ranked, and the top 44 violinists were accepted, of which 6 are our violin students.

    • 6th overall – H W (Forestwood MS – 8th grade)
    • 17th overall – S Z (Shadow Ridge MS – 8th grade)
    • 21st overall – M K (Lewisville HS – 9th grade)
    • 28th overall – K M (Huffines MS – 8th grade)
    • 31st overall – S T (Forestwood MS – 8th grade)
    • 37th overall – T K (Lewisville HS – 9th grade)
  • Chamber Orchestra (advanced orchestra) – Violins
    The Chamber Orchestra was open to all middle school orchestra students from 6th through 8th grades. A total of 123 violinists from Region 24 auditioned for the Chamber Orchestra. All participants were ranked, and the top 44 violinists were accepted, of which 4 are our violin students.

    • 7th overall – J D (Forestwood MS – 7th grade)
    • 17th overall – N K (Shadow Ridge MS – 8th grade)
    • 26th overall – M R (McKamy MS – 8th grade)
    • 34th overall – K E (Briarhill MS – 7th grade)
  • Chamber Orchestra (advanced orchestra) – Violas
    A total of 51 violists from Region 24 auditioned for the Chamber Orchestra. All participants were ranked, and the top 18 violists were accepted, of which 1 is our viola student.

    • 7th overall – M S (Durham MS – 8th grade)
  • Concert Orchestra (lower orchestra) – Violins
    The Concert Orchestra was open to all 6th and 7th grades. A total of 105 violinists from Region 24 auditioned for the Concert Orchestra. All participants were ranked, and the top 44 violinists were accepted, of which 6 are our violin students.

    • 8th overall – Tiana Tsang (Shadow Ridge MS – 6th grade)
    • 16th overall – E G (Shadow Ridge MS – 7th grade)
    • 26th overall – B B (Shadow Ridge MS -7th grade)
    • 31st overall – Heather Fontaine (Durham MS-7th grade)
    • 33rd overall – W B (Forestwood MS – 7th grade)
    • 36th overall – M N (Forestwood MS – 7th grade)

2008 Lewisville ISD All-District Orchestras

  • All-District – Symphony Orchestra
    The Symphony orchestra was open to all high-school students from 9th grade through to 12th grade. A total of 29 violinists from LISD auditioned for the Symphony orchestra. All participants were ranked, and the top 28 violinists were selected, 4 of which are our violin students.

    • 13th overall – A P (Flower Mound HS – 10th grade)
    • 15th overall – Zack Williams (Marcus HS – 10th grade)
    • 19th overall – Rachel Lush (Lewisville HS – 9th grade)
    • 20th overall – Alex Williams (Marcus HS – 10th grade)
  • All-District – Philharmonic Orchestra
    The Philharmonic orchestra was open to all advanced students from 8th grade through to 10th grade. A total of 37 violinists from LISD auditioned for the Philharmonic orchestra. All participants were ranked, and the top 28 violinists were selected, 5 of which are our violin students.

    • 4th overall – S Z (Shadow Ridge MS – 8th grade)
    • 8th overall – H W (Forestwood MS – 8th grade)
    • 10th overall – M K (Lewisville HS – 9th grade)
    • 15th overall – K M (Huffines MS – 8th grade)
    • 18th overall – S T (Forestwood MS – 8th grade)
  • All-District – Chamber Orchestra
    The Chamber orchestra was open to all 6th through 8th grades. More than 60 violinists from LISD auditioned for the Chamber Orchestra. All participants were ranked, and the top 28 violinists were selected, of which 8 are our violin students.

    • 3rd overall – D H (Downing MS – 7th grade)
    • 5th overall – J D (Forestwood MS – 7th grade)
    • 10th overall – M R (McKamy MS – 8th grade)
    • 11th overall – E J (Downing MS – 7th grade)
    • 13th overall – J P (Durham MS – 8th grade)
    • 18th overall – K E (Briarhill MS – 7th grade)
    • 19th overall – N K (Shadow Ridge MS – 8th grade)
    • Alternate – B E (Durham MS – 8th grade)
  • All-District – Concert Orchestra
    The Concert orchestra was open to all 6th and 7th graders. A total of 68 violinists from LISD auditioned for the Concert orchestra. All participants were ranked, and the top 28 violinists were selected, of which 8 are our violin students.

    • 10th overall – S K (Killian MS – 7th grade)
    • 11th overall – M N (Forestwood MS – 7th grade)
    • 12th overall – Cristina Mendez (Downing MS – 6th grade)
    • 16th overall – W B (Forestwood MS – 7th grade)
    • 17th overall – Alexa Rowan (Huffines MS – 7th grade)
    • 19th overall – I M (Durham MS – 7th grade)
    • 22nd overall – K B (Durham MS – 7th grade)
    • Alternate – Heather Fontaine (Durham MS – 7th grade)

 

2007 All-Region 24 Orchestras

  • Symphony Orchestra
    The Symphony Orchestra was open to all high-school students from 9th through 12th grades. More than 100 violinists from Region 24 auditioned for the Symphony Orchestra. All participants were ranked, and the top 44 violinists were accepted, of which 5 are our violin students.

    • 18th overall – Sarah Kim (Flower Mound HS – 10th grade)
    • 27th overall – Jenny Lee (Lewisville HS – 12th grade)
    • 38th overall – Christian Choi (Lewisville HS – 9th grade)
    • 39th overall – W J (Flower Mound HS – 9th grade)
    • 40th overall – A P (Flower Mound HS – 9th grade)
  • Philharmonic Orchestra
    The Philharmonic Orchestra was open to advanced 8th through 10th grades. More than 100 violinists from Region 24 auditioned for the Philharmonic Orchestra. All participants were ranked, and the top 44 violinists were accepted, of which 3 are our violin students.

    • 16th overall – Alex Williams (Marcus HS – 9th grade)
    • 22nd overall – Rachel Lush (Durham MS – 8th grade)
    • 40th overall – Zack Williams (Marcus HS – 9th grade)
  • Chamber Orchestra (advanced orchestra) – Violins
    The Chamber Orchestra was open to all middle school orchestra students from 6th through 8th grades. A total of 104 violinists from Region 24 auditioned for the Chamber Orchestra. All participants were ranked, and the top 44 violinists were accepted, of which 7 are our violin students.

    • 3rd overall – M K (Shadow Ridge MS – 8th grade)
    • 7th overall – K M (Huffines MS – 7th grade)
    • 8th overall – H W (Forestwood MS – 7th grade)
    • 26th overall – S S (Shadow Ridge MS – 8th grade)
    • 28th overall – S T (Forestwood MS – 7th grade)
    • 29th overall – J D (Forestwood MS – 6th grade)
    • 32nd overall – B B (Shadow Ridge MS – 8th grade)
  • Chamber Orchestra (advanced orchestra) – Violas
    • All participants were ranked, and the top 24 violists were accepted, of which 1 is our viola student.
    • 14th overall – M S (Durham MS – 7th grade)
  • Concert Orchestra (lower orchestra) – Violins
    The Concert Orchestra was open to all 6th and 7th grades. A total of 97 violinists from Region 24 auditioned for the Concert Orchestra. All participants were ranked, and the top 44 violinists were accepted, of which 6 are our violin students.

    • 6th overall – K E (Briarhill MS – 6th grade)
    • 11th overall – M R (McKamy MS – 7th grade)
    • 17th overall – C H (Shadow Ridge MS – 7th grade)
    • 30th overall – L S (Forestwood MS – 7th grade)
    • 40th overall – V C (Huffines MS – 7th grade)
    • 44th overall – C C (Huffines MS – 7th grade)
  • Concert Orchestra (lower orchestra) – Violas
    All participants were ranked, and the top 24 violists were accepted, of which 2 are our viola students.

    • 15th overall – Evann Henderson (Huffines MS – 7th grade)
    • 18th overall – N S (Shadow Ridge MS – 7th grade)

2007 Lewisville ISD All-District Orchestras

  • The students competed for 56 violin spots in two orchestras – Symphony and Philharmonic Orchestras.
  • All-District Symphony Orchestra
    • 14th overall – W J (Flower Mound HS – 9th grade)
  • All-District Philharmonic Orchestra
    The Philharmonic orchestra was open to all advanced students from 8th grade through to 10th grade. More than 40 violinists from LISD auditioned for the Philharmonic orchestra. All participants were ranked, and the top 28 violinists were selected, 3 of which are our violin students.

    • 11th overall – Alex Williams (Marcus HS – 9th grade)
    • 12th overall – Zack Williams (Marcus HS – 9th grade)
    • 15th overall – Rachel Lush (Durham Middle School – 8th grade)
  • All-District – Chamber Orchestra
    The Chamber orchestra was open to all 6th through 8th grades. More than 40 violinists from LISD auditioned for the Chamber Orchestra. All participants were ranked, and the top 28 violinists were selected, of which 9 are our violin students.

    • 5th overall – M K (Shadow Ridge MS – 8th grade)
    • 7th overall – S T (Forestwood MS – 7th grade)
    • 9th overall – K M (Huffines MS – 7th grade)
    • 11th overall – A C (Huffines MS – 8th grade)
    • 13th overall – H W (Forestwood MS – 7th grade)
    • 15th overall – S S (Shadow Ridge MS – 8th grade)
    • 17th overall – C W (Durham MS – 8th grade)
    • 21st overall – B B (Shadow Ridge MS – 8th grade)
    • 22nd overall – J D (Forestwood MS – 6th grade)
  • All-District – Concert Orchestra
    The Concert orchestra was open to all 6th and 7th graders. A total of 60 violinists from LISD auditioned for the Concert orchestra. All participants were ranked, and the top 28 violinists were selected, of which 5 are our violin students.

    • 4th overall – C R (Forestwood MS – 7th grade)
    • 7th overall – M R (McKamy MS – 7th grade)
    • 8th overall – K E (Briarhill MS – 6th grade)
    • 17th overall – L S (Forestwood MS – 7th grade)
    • 26th overall – C H (Shadow Ridge MS – 7th grade)
    • A total of 21 violists from LISD auditioned for the Concert orchestra. All participants were ranked, and the top 10 violists were selected, of which 2 are our viola students.
    • 2nd overall – N S (Shadow Ridge MS – 7th grade)
    • 8th overall – Evann Henderson (Huffines MS – 7th grade)

 

2006 All-Region 2 High School Orchestra

  • On Oct. 28, 2006, Missy McKenna and Stephen Meinecke auditioned for the All-Region 2 High School Orchestra. Sixty-three violinists auditioned. Only 32 violinists were accepted, of which 2 are our violin students.
  • 17th overall – Stephen Meinecke (Ryan High School – 12th grade)
  • 21st overall – Missy McKenna (Guyer High School – 10th grade)

2006 All-Region 24 Orchestras

  • Symphony Orchestra
    The Symphony Orchestra was open to all high-school students from 9th through 12th grades. Seventy-nine violinists from Region 24 auditioned for the Symphony Orchestra. Forty-eight violinists were accepted, of which 3 are our violin students.

    • 6th overall – Kristin Lin (Flower Mound HS – 12th grade)
    • 21st overall – Jenny Lee (Lewisville HS – 11th grade)
    • 44th overall – C O (Flower Mound HS – 10th grade)
  • Philharmonic Orchestra
    The Philharmonic Orchestra was open to advanced 8th and 9th grades. Thirty-five violinists from Region 24 auditioned for the Philharmoni Orchestra. Only 16 violinists were accepted, of which 2 are our violin students.

    • Jerry and Christian are the two highest-ranking 8th-graders to be accepted into Philharmonic.
    • 3rd overall – J S (Blalack MS – 8th grade)
    • 4th overall – Christian Choi (Durham MS – 8th grade)
  • Chamber/Concert Orchestras
    • The Concert and Chamber Orchestras were open to all middle school orchestra students from 6th through 8th grades. One hundred and eighty-eight violinists auditioned for the Concert and Chamber Orchestras, of which 96 violinists were accepted. Violinists ranking from 1 – 48 will be accepted into the Chamber Orchestra and those ranking from 49 – 96 will be accepted into the Concert Orchestra.
  • Chamber Orchestra (advanced orchestra)
    Forty-eight violinists were accepted, of which 13 are our violin students.

    • 5th overall – H W (Forestwood MS – 6th grade)
    • 9th overall – K M (Forestwood MS – 7th grade)
    • 10th overall – W J (Forestwood MS – 8th grade)
    • 13th overall – Rachel Lush (Durham MS – 7th grade)
    • 15th overall – Alex Williams (Downing MS – 8th grade)
    • 18th overall – Zack Williams (Downing MS – 8th grade)
    • 21st overall – A P (Forestwood MS – 8th grade)
    • 26th overall – S T (Forestwood MS – 6th grade)
    • 35th overall – A C (Huffines MS – 7th grade)
    • 36th overall – H R (Forestwood MS – 8th grade)
    • 37th overall – E F (Shadow Ridge MS – 8th grade)
    • 44th overall – N Y (Durham MS – 7th grade)
    • 48th overall – E K (Shadow Ridge MS – 8th grade)
  • Concert Orchestra (lower orchestra)
    Forty-eight violinists were accepted, of which 6 are our violin students. The rankings have been modified from 49 –96 to 1 – 48.

    • 7th overall – S S (McKamy MS – 6th grade)
    • 10th overall – M K (Shadow Ridge MS – 7th grade)
    • 19th overall – T K (Durham MS – 7th grade)
    • 20th overall – R H (Shadow Ridge MS – 8th grade)
    • 42nd overall – B B (Shadow Ridge MS – 7th grade)
    • 48th overall – V D (Durham MS – 8th grade)

2006 All-Region 20 High School Orchestra

  • 8th overall – Vicki Yang (Coppell ISD – 9th grade)
    • Vicki was accepted into the top orchestra (Honor Orchestra), and was the highest-ranking freshman in Region 20.

2006 Lewisville ISD All-District Orchestras

  • All-District Symphony Orchestra
    Forty-five violinists from LISD auditioned. Only 24 were selected, of which 3 are our violin students.

    • 12th overall – N G (Marcus HS– 9th grade)
    • 19th overall – Jenny Lee (Lewisville HS– 11th grade)
    • 24th overall – C O (Flower Mound HS– 10th grade)
  • All-District Philharmonic Orchestra
    Sixteen violinists from LISD auditioned for the Philharmonic orchestra. Only 13 were selected, one of which is our violin student.

    • 4th overall – Christian Choi (Durham Middle School – 8th grade)
  • All-District – Chamber Orchestra
    Forty-eight violinists from LISD auditioned for the Chamber Orchestra. Only 24 were selected, of which 9 are our violin students.

    • 3rd overall – W J (Forestwood MS – 8th grade)
    • 8th overall – Zack Williams (Downing MS – 8th grade)
    • 13th overall – Alex Williams (Downing MS – 8th grade)
    • 14th overall – E F (Shadow Ridge MS – 8th grade)
    • 15th overall – Rachel Lush (Durham MS – 7th grade)
    • 18th overall – A P (Forestwood MS – 8th grade)
    • 21st overall – Christen O’Neal (Durham MS – 8th grade)
    • 23rd overall – K M (Forestwood MS – 7th grade)
    • 24th overall – H R (Forestwood MS – 8th grade)
  • All-District – Concert Orchestra
    Forty-four violinists from LISD auditioned for the Concert orchestra. Only 24 were selected, of which 9 are our violin students.

    • 8th overall – K M (Huffines MS – 6th grade)
    • 9th overall – S S (Shadow Ridge MS – 7th grade)
    • 10th overall – M K (Shadow Ridge MS – 7th grade)
    • 13th chair – B B (Shadow Ridge MS – 7th grade)
    • 15th overall – C W (Durham MS – 7th grade)
    • 20th chair – M R (McKamy MS – 6th grade)
    • 21st chair – R H (Shadow Ridge MS – 7th grade)
    • 22nd chair – A C (Huffines MS – 7th grade)
    • 23rd overall – S T (Forestwood MS – 6th grade)

 

2005 All-Region 24 High School Orchestra

  • Among 199 violinists, only 118 were accepted.
    • 53rd overall – Kristin Lin, LISD

2005 All-Region 24 Middle School Orchestras

  • Beethoven Orchestra
    Out of 194 Beethoven entries, forty-eight violinists were accepted.

    • 18th overall – S L (Durham MS – 8th grade)
  • Bach Orchestra
    Out of 161 Bach entries, forty-eight violinists were accepted, of which 9 are our students.

    • 2nd overall – Abigail Hnat (Downing MS– 7th grade)
    • 4th overall – Christian Choi (Durham MS – 7th grade)
    • 15th overall – A P (Forestwood MS – 7th grade)
    • 19th overall – C K (Durham MS – 7th grade)
    • 23rd overall – E F (Shadow Ridge MS – 7th grade)
    • 25th overall – A L (Durham MS – 7th grade)
    • 34th overall – V S (Shadow Ridge MS – 7th grade)
    • 45th overall, 1st Alternate – Rachel Lush (Durham MS – 6th grade)
    • 47th overall, 3rd Alternate – Zack Williams (Downing MS – 7th grade)

2005 Lewisville ISD All-District Orchestras

  • All-District High School
    • 6th overall – Kristin Lin (Flower Mound High School)
    • 15th overall – Jenny Lee (Lewisville North High School)
  • All-District – Beethoven Orchestra
    • 5th overall – N G (Durham MS – 8th grade) 2nd violin, 1st chair
    • 9th overall – W J (Forestwood MS – 7th grade) 1st violin, 7th chair
    • 10th overall – Olivia Hnat (Downing MS – 8th grade) 1st violin, 8th chair
    • 11th overall – S F (Forestwood MS – 8th grade) 1st violin, 9th chair
    • 13th overall – S L (Durham MS – 8th grade) 1st violin, 11th chair
  • All-District – Bach Orchestra
    • 1st overall – Christian Choi (Durham MS – 7th grade) 1st violin, 1st chair
    • 2nd overall – Abigail Hnat (Downing MS – 7th grade) 1st violin, 2nd chair
    • 4th overall – A P (Forestwood MS – 7th grade) 1st violin, 4th chair
    • 5th overall – V D (Durham MS – 7th grade) 2nd violin, 1st chair
    • 6th overall – M B (Durham MS – 7th grade) 2nd violin, 2nd chair
    • 8th overall – Rachel Lush (Durham MS – 6th grade) 1st violin, 6th chair
    • 10th overall – A L (Durham MS – 7th grade) 1st violin, 8th chair
    • 11th overall – K I (Durham MS – 6th grade) 1st violin, 9th chair
    • 12th overall – E F (Shadow Ridge MS – 7th grade) 1st violin, 10th chair
    • 13th overall – Christen O’Neal (Durham MS – 7th grade) 1st violin, 11th chair
    • 14th overall – V S (Shadow Ridge MS – 7th grade) 1st violin, 12th chair
    • 15th overall – Alexander Williams (Downing MS– 7th grade) 2nd violin, 3rd chair
    • 19th overall – C K (Durham MS – 7th grade) 2nd violin, 7th chair

 

2004 All-Region 24 High School Orchestra

  • Among 200 violinists, only 110 were accepted.
    • 48th ranking – Kristin Lin, LISD
    • 80th ranking – May Bhetraratana, Denton ISD

2004 All-Region 24 Middle School Orchestras

  • Beethoven Orchestra
    Of the Beethoven entries that were present, 44 violinists were accepted, 4 of which are our students.

    • 3rd ranking – P K (Downing MS – 8th grade)
    • 11th ranking – E S (Downing MS – 8th grade)
    • 35th ranking – C S (Durham MS – 8th grade)
    • 38th ranking – C O (Forestwood MS – 8th grade)
  • Bach Orchestra
    There were 169 Bach entries present this year. Forty-four violinists were accepted, of which 9 are our students.

    • 11th ranking – C S (Downing MS – 7th grade)
    • 12th ranking – N G (Durham MS – 7th grade)
    • 14th ranking – S F (Forestwood MS – 7th grade)
    • 16th ranking – A B (Durham MS – 7th grade)
    • 19th ranking – W J (Forestwood MS – 6th grade)
    • 26th ranking – H M (Durham MS – 7th grade)
    • 29th ranking – L S (Durham MS – 7th grade)
    • 30th ranking – R S (Music Starz Studios – 6th grade)
    • 38th ranking – B F (Forestwood MS – 7th grade)

2004 Lewisville ISD All-District Orchestras

  • All-District High School
    • 4th ranking – Kristin Lin (Flower Mound High School – 10th grade)
    • 15th ranking – Jenny Lee (Lewisville North High School – 11th grade)
  • All-District – Beethoven Orchestra
    • 8th overall ranking – C O (Forestwood MS – 8th grade)
    • 10th overall ranking – C S (Durham MS – 8th grade)
    • 12th overall ranking – P K (Downing MS – 8th grade)
    • 13th overall ranking – E S (Downing MS – 8th grade)
    • 14th overall ranking – K D (Forestwood MS – 8th grade)
    • 23rd overall ranking – J C (Durham MS – 8th grade)
  • All-District – Bach Orchestra
    • 3rd overall ranking – A B (Durham MS – 7th grade)
    • 4th overall ranking – N G (Durham MS – 7th grade)
    • 8th overall ranking – B F (Forestwood MS – 7th grade)
    • 9th overall ranking – S L (Durham MS – 7th grade)
    • 10th overall ranking – S F (Forestwood MS – 7th grade)
    • 11th overall ranking – L S (Durham MS – 7th grade)
    • 13th overall ranking – H M (Durham MS – 7th grade)
    • 14th overall ranking – C S (Downing MS – 7th grade)
    • 15th overall ranking – W J (Forestwood MS – 6th grade)

 

2003 All-Region 24 High School Orchestra

  • Among 200 violinists, only 88 violinists were accepted
    • 17th ranking – Colin Meinecke, Denton ISD
    • 50th ranking – Paige Gibson, Denton ISD
    • 80th ranking and below – Kristin Lin, Lewisville ISD
    • May Bhetraratana, Denton ISD

2003 All-Region 24 Middle School Orchestras

  • Beethoven Orchestra
    • 9th overall ranking – Mint Bhetraratana (Denton ISD – 7th grade)
    • 22nd overall ranking – Jenny Lee (Durham MS – 8th grade)
    • 38th overall ranking – J C (Forestwood MS – 8th grade)
    • 51st overall ranking – H M (Downing MS – 8th grade)
  • Bach Orchestra
    • 4th overall ranking – P K (Downing MS – 7th grade)
    • 6th overall ranking – C O (Forestwood MS – 7th grade)
    • 29th overall ranking – E S (Downing MS – 7th grade)
    • 31st overall ranking – C S (Durham MS – 7th grade)

2003 Lewisville ISD All-District Middle School Orchestra

  • Jenny Lee (Durham MS – 8th grade)
  • A P (Forestwood MS – 8th grade)
  • J C (Forestwood MS – 8th grade)
  • H M (Clayton Downing MS – 8th grade)
  • C O (Forestwood MS – 7th grade)
  • P K (Clayton Downing MS – 7th grade)
  • E S (Clayton Downing MS – 7th grade)