Fifty members of the Canfield High School band program recently participated in 53 events at the annual Ohio Music Education Association District 5 Solo and Ensemble Adjudicated event. The event is an opportunity for high-school instrumental and vocal students to perform before an adjudicator and be evaluated on their performance. The students entered a variety of events from solo performances to large ensembles.
Those receiving a superior rating for solos include Rachel Beil, senior, B-flat Clarinet Class A; Alexis Bernat, senior, Flute Class A and Piccolo Class A; Christian Pruitt, senior, Trombone Class A; Justin Spatar, senior, Bassoon Class A; Madison Duke, junior, Xylophone Class B; Nicholas Hartman, junior, B-flat Clarinet Class A; Andrea Klempay, junior, Flute Class B; Mario Mavar, junior, Soprano Saxophone Class A; Nicholas Sansoterra, junior, Snare Drum Class C; Ethan Scalzo, junior, Marimba Class B; Justin Tura, junior, Marimba Class A and Snare Drum Class A; Brennan Beil, sophomore, Tuba Class B; William Epp, sophomore, Euphonium Class B and Trombone Class B; Meera Sethi, sophomore, Marimba Class C; Madison Zets, sophomore, Xylophone Class B; Alexander Haden, sophomore, Euphonium Class B; Samantha Hudock, sophomore, Oboe Class A; Samantha Hudock, sophomore, English Horn Class B; Hayden Nottingham, sophomore, Trombone Class A; Ty Scaab, sophomore, Marimba Class C and Snare Drum Class C; Ray Bernat, freshman, Alto Saxophone Class B; Nathan Bins-Castronova, freshman, Trumpet Class C; Joshua Farley, freshman; Euphonium Class C; John Heino, freshman, Trumpet Class A; Anthony Meranto, freshman, Piano Class C; Julia Sansoterra, freshman, Oboe Class A and Piano Class C; Samantha Scheckelhoff, freshman, Euphonium Class C; and Chris Smallwood, freshman, Snare Drum Class C.
Those receiving a superior rating for their ensembles, directed by David Drevna, include Canfield Symphonic Mallet Ensemble (Class A)-Benjamin Janik, Brianna Remias, Meera Sethi, Ethan Scalzo, Tanner Tsvetkoff, and Justin Tura; Canfield Symphonic Percussion Ensemble (Class A)-Benjamin Janik, Nicholas Sansoterra, Meera Sethi, Ty Schaab, Tanner Tsvetkoff, and Justin Tura; Canfield Concert Percussion Ensemble (Class B)-Madison Duke, Joy Jenkins, Julia Sansoterra, Christopher Smallwood, Zachary Smith, Cadin Tsvetkoff, Justin Tura, Madison Zets, and Taylor Zets; Canfield Brass Quintet (Class B)-Joshua Comport, Jonas Epp, Jacob Fay, Connor Fuchs, and Christian Pruitt; Canfield Saxophone Quartet (Class B)- Ray Bernat, Duncan Harlan, Mario Mavar, and Jonathan Schmidt; and Canfield Flute Trio (Class C)- Gia Martin, Nicholas Krcelic, and David Schmidt.
Those receiving an outstanding rating for their solos include Stephen Duke, senior, Trumpet Class B; Kyle Gamble, senior, Euphonium Class A; Joshua Comport, junior, Trumpet Class A; Madison Duke, junior, Snare Drum Class B; Connor Fuchs, junior, Trumpet Class A; Gia Martin, junior, Flute Class B; Samuel Moore, junior, Trombone Class B; Zachary Perrico, junior, Trombone Class C; Ethan Scalzo, junior, Snare Drum Class A; Angelle Russo, sophomore, Flute Class A and Piccolo Class B; Julia Megown, freshman, Flute Class A; and Taylor Zets, freshman, Snare Drum Class C.
Receiving a good rating for her solo was Stephanie Scheckelhoff, senior, Flute Class A.