All-State Band and Orchestra Members Announced at Band Winter Concert

Ava Bearskin, Editor-in-Chief

Pattonville’s Band held their annual Winter Concert on December 6, 2022. Featured at the concert were Jazz Ensemble, Jazz Band, Percussion Ensemble, 2nd and 3rd-hour Concert Band, and Marching Band.

With decorated instruments and Santa hats, the bands featured many soloists throughout the show.

Director Dennis McFarland also announced students who made All-State Orchestra and Band. The All-State Concert and Jazz Band students included Nick Drayton for drums, Patrick Ferguson for trumpet, Max McFarland for lead trumpet, Joey Stewart for honorable mention clarinet, Sydney Suvansri for clarinet, and Tyren Thompson for alternate bass trombone. Freshman Zoe Click was selected for All-State Orchestra for bassoon.