Gellman, brass quartet earn gold medals at state solo/ensemble contest

Wednesday, March 7, 2012

Ten students from Greencastle High School Band participated in the ISSMA State Solo/Ensemble Contest on Saturday, Feb. 25 at North Central High School in Indianapolis.

GHS students participated in five different events that day, coming home with gold and silver medals for their efforts.

Receiving gold medals were Hannah Gellman for her French horn solo, and the brass quartet composed of members A.J. Gerard, Katie Hedge, Alex Asbell and Taylor Secrest.

Earning silver medals at state competition were Alice Moore for her alto sax solo, along with the saxophone trio of Alice Moore, Alison Howard and Elijah Brattain and the horn trio of Katie Hedge, Hannah Gellman and Melody White.

The Greencastle Band is under the direction of Robert Hedge.

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