Junior High Students Compete at Music Contest

On Saturday April 22, 19 Frontenac Junior High music students converged on the campus of Pittsburg State University with 1000 other students from the Four-State area for the “Mid-America Music Festival-Contest.”  Students were able to play for judges:  solos, small ensembles, and large ensembles.


The following are the results that the Frontenac students garnered.

(Rating Breakdown:  I > Exemplary; II > Superior; III > Proficient/Average; IV > Needs Improvement; V > Poor)


(Small Ensembles)

Emmalyn McKinney & Mia Perry (Vocal Duet) -> I

Alexis McDonald  & Karsen Westhoff (Clarinet Duet) -> I

Nick Giordano & Trinity Lohrmeyer (Trumpet Duet) -> I

Bree Maxwell & Jaelyn Mansell (Low Brass Duet) -> III+

Kaitlyn Hayslip (Flute), Trinity Lohrmeyer (Trumpet), Karsen Westhoff (Clarinet)  (Wind Trio) -> I-

Lexi Ferguson, Jenna Morrow, Catherine Poe, Callie Underwood (Vocal Quartet) -> I



Emmalyn McKinney (Vocal Solo) -> I+

Mia Perry (Vocal Solo) -> I
Alexis Leonard (Vocal Solo) -> I

Joel Youvan (Vocal Solo) -> I-


Chase Blakemore (Clarinet Solo) -> I-

Adaley Josephson (Piano Solo) -> (rating unknown)

Lydia May (Piano Solo) -> I

Alexis McDonald (Clarinet Solo) -> II+

Hanah Lee (Flute Solo) -> II+

Trinity Lohrmeyer (Trumpet Solo) -> I

Emmalyn McKinney (French Horn Solo) -> I
Karsen Westhoff (Clarinet Solo) -> I-
Joel Youvan (Clarinet Solo) -> II+
Congratulations to all of the students who participated at the PSU Mid-America Music Festival-Contest.  WE ARE PROUD OF YOU ! ! ! !