Select Band announced for annual music festival
The 43rd annual Intermediate School Music Festival will be held April 18 and 20 at the War Memorial Gym. Performances on both nights begin at 7 p.m., with admission $2 for adults and $1 for students.
Participating schools are Iao School, Emmanuel Lutheran, St. Anthony Junior-Senior High School, Doris Todd Memorial Christian School and Kamehameha Maui Middle School and Stevenson Middle School of Oahu.
On April 18, each band will present two selections each in the Parade of Bands. The April 20 concert will be by the Massed Bands and the Select Band.
The Select Band was chosen by audition in January and will present four selections conducted by Stephen Rodrigues of Baldwin High School. Qualifying for the Select Band were:
Flute: Darius Soo Hoo, Kayla Bisquera, Rachel Helmer, Celia Sanchez, Zoe Tezak, Soraya Ragasa, Emily McKeon, Jasmine Peloza and Hailee Yoshida.
Oboe: Layce Yamauchi.
Clarinet: Joan Cho, Katelin Izumigawa, Nicole Matsui, Alexa Nagai, Dany Domingo Jr., Hailey Knowles, Courtney Howell, Deven Aruda and Mae Karalius.
Bass clarinet: Dayna McGinnis, Bella Strand and Kaylee Pahukoa.
Alto sax: Katie Yoshida, Jane Cho, Keoni Lee, Cade Anderson and Mikayla Tsutsui.
Tenor sax: Creselle Morales and David Gilbert.
Bari sax: Jena Suzuki.
Trumpet: Kamran Bhattacharya, Eric Hanscam, Stacy Van Buren, Kaitlin Smith, Kyle Felix, Melissa Hassmer, Sarah Dela Cruz and Eddie Omine.
French horn: Sydney Green.
Trombone: Caleb Soo Hoo, Timmy Osterhus, Kylie Davis and Kolbe Pontanilla.
Baritone: Brad Kuraya and Luke Gonzalez.
Tuba: Jordan Dunn, Riley Nelson and Kiley Kochi.
Percussion: Noah Magbual, Kaila Pojas, Alyssa Fusato and Makoa da Silva.