All-State ChoirPublished by tyler.lewis on Wed, 10/17/2012 - 14:57
Maple Mountain High School was represented well with 19 All State Vocalists, including the following:
Soprano I – Shayla Clifton & Marinda Jones,
Soprano II – Shalee Hiskey, Alyssa Jones, & Rachel Ockey
Alto I – Allison Eager & Brittney Snyder
Alto II – Michaela Hughes, Jalene Keliiliki & Megan Larsen
Tenor I – Ethan Lowe, Noal Smith & Landon Thorn
Tenor II – Hunter Hiskey & Taylor Winkel
Bass I – Josh Bennett, Colby Gardiner & Ian Scott
Bass II – Joseph Furner
Choral Teacher – Cory Mendenhall
Dr. Geoffrey Boers from the University of Washington was the guest conductor of the 642 All State Singers. The concert also featured Tabernacle organist Linda Margetts as organ accompanist and soloist.
The All State Choir program included Psalm 100 Jauchzert Dem Herrn Alle Welt by Felix Mendelssohn, O Schone Nacht by Johnannes Brahms, Seek Him That Maketh the Seven Stars by Jonathan Dove, Long Road by Eriks Esenvalds, When the Song of the Angels is Stilled by Elizabeth Alexander, and When I Survey the Wondrous Cross by Gilbert Martin.
Leadership for the Utah Music Educators Association at the state level includes Sam Tsugawa, Springville High, as President-Elect, Cory Mendenhall, Maple Mountain High, as Vice President Choral, and Karl Barton, retired Springville teacher, as the Retired Members Chair.