Congratulations to the following 17 Lake Zurich Middle School-South music students for being accepted into the Illinois Music Educators Association (IMEA) District 7 Junior Honors Band & Honors Orchestra.
The following students will represent Lake Zurich Middle School South:
Peter Dudek – Violin Jemma Kim – Clarinet John Venetos - Violin Tara Wilkes – Clarinet
Olivia Reiff – Violin Bartosz Wielgos – Viola Jonathan Wu - Flute
Jake Baffa – Trumpet
Andrea Bauerle – Bass Clarinet Natalie Cartwright – Alto Saxophone Amy Cooper – French Horn
Allison Huynh – Viola
Will Madsen – Alto Saxophone
Tyler Papierniak – String Bass
Emma Root - Viola
Tyler Sarvady – Tenor Saxophone Matthew Schwartz – Alto Saxophone
Over 700 students auditioned for the IMEA junior band and orchestra from middle schools in Lake, Cook, and McHenry Counties. Students were selected based on their preparation of the audition music. Students will be performing in the IMEA Junior Honors Festival on Saturday, Nov. 3 at Wauconda High School.
LZMS-South had 38 students audition for the music festival. Auditions were held on September 29 for band and October 10 for orchestra. All the students who auditioned should be commended on their hard work preparing for the auditions.