Union High musicians honored at All-State auditions
Congratulations go out to the Union High School Music Department on their outstanding showing at All-State auditions on Oct. 21 in Hampton.
A UHS vocalist and a UHS instrumentalist were chosen to perform in the festival, and five vocalists made the recall round. This is the highest honor for a high school musician in Iowa.
Students are under the direction of vocal director Tim J. Mitchell and instrumental director Mike Bistline.
The festival took place Nov. 16-18 and was recorded by Iowa Public Television for broadcast over the Thanksgiving holiday. This program is under the auspices of the Iowa High School Music Association and the Iowa Music Educators Association.
Selected for his second consecutive year: Wesley Hanson, junior tenor II, son of Robert and Maureen Hanson.
Selected for her first year: Teegan Prouse, sophomore flutist, daughter of Gary and Aniqa Prouse.
Making the recall round: vocalists Kortlyn Ewoldt, Claire Thoma, Ben Rempe, Mason Scott and Carter Spore.