10 Oct 2016

Six Band Members Named To LMEA All-State Band

Six CHS Band members were named to the LMEA All-State Band.

Symphonic Band:
Gabe Keowen, junior – 3rd chair oboe
Brian Long, senior – 2nd chair tenor sax
Clay Kershaw, senior – 1st chair trombone (top trombone in the state)

Concert Band:
Ryan DeVillier, senior Ð 1st chair baritone sax
Zane Piontek, junior – 2nd chair tenor sax
Carmelo Riazuelo, senior – 1st chair French horn

The Louisiana Music Educators Association (LMEA) sponsors six All-State ensembles for outstanding high school musicians: Symphonic Band, Concert Band, Mixed Choir, WomenÕs Chorale, Orchestra and Jazz Ensemble. These ensembles perform at LMEAÕs Annual Professional Development Conference held in November. Selected students have the opportunity to perform under nationally recognized ensemble directors.