Presentation on theme: "Muscle Shoals Trojan Band Something to Brag About."— Presentation transcript:
Muscle Shoals Trojan Band Something to Brag About
Brag Board Students in the Muscle Shoals Trojan Band represent some of the highest achieving students at MSHS Membership for is 143 members strong! Our biggest group yet!
Brag Board Group Accomplishments: – Four Time Grand Champion at the Vanderbilt Marching Invitational – Two Grand Champion Awards at the Orlando All- Star Music Festival – Four Consecutive Regional Champion Awards at the Atlanta Bands of America Marching Competition – Sixteen consecutive Superior ratings at State Musical Performance Assessment – Two Consecutive Superior With Distinction Awards at State MPA
Brag Board Group Accomplishments 2011: – Every Solo and Ensemble Participant at District III Festival received a Superior Rating! – Eleven Participants in the Alabama All-State Bands – Two Superior Ratings and One Excellent Rating by Individuals at State Solo Festival – Twenty Seven Students Participated in the Shoals Area Honor Band with
Alabama Honor Band Muscle Shoals High School Band Banquet “Dedicated to Unity and Excellence”5
UNA HONOR BAND Muscle Shoals High School Band Banquet “Dedicated to Unity and Excellence”6
All-State in Mobile Muscle Shoals High School Band Banquet “Dedicated to Unity and Excellence”7
Recent Valedictorians from the Trojan Band Brad Byrd (Trumpet)-1998 Rebecca Smith (Oboe)-2004 Drew Newman (Clarinet)-2005 Lauren Wells (Guard)-2010 Jordan Brisendine (Mallets)-2011 – Salutatorian-Madison Rose (Piano, Mallets)
MSHS Class Officers from the Trojan Band Senior Class President-Abbie Willingham Junior Class President-Abby Smith Sophomore Class President-Meg McGuire Freshman Class President-Ilham Ali ALL FOUR CLASS PRESIDENTS ARE IN THE TROJAN BAND!
Other Student Council Class Officers from the Trojan Band Senior Vice President-Rachel Wammack Junior Representative-Asia Duren Sophomore Reporter-Morgan Kain Freshman Reporter-Isaiah Fell We are so Proud of our student council members!
Congrats to band members on the Homecoming Court Abbie Willingham (guard) 2 nd Alternate Rachel Wammack (Front Ensemble) Homecoming Queen
Coronation Court Honors Mr. Muscle Shoals High School 2010 – Max Beech-Baritone Mr. Muscle Shoals High School 2011 – Evan Lane-Percussion
DCI Members from the Trojan Band Sid Hearn-Spirit/Colts Patrick Hearn-Spirit Brad Byrd-Spirit John Byrd-Madison Scouts Mandy Quinn-Cadets Rebekah Holm-Bluecoats Jonathan Quinn-Carolina Crown Jeremy Smith-Music City James McCullough-Music City We are so Proud of our DCI members!
Music Educators from the Trojan Band Sid Hearn-Marian University, Indianapolis Keith Anderson-Bob Jones HS, Madison Jennifer Whatley Glenn-Chorus, Atlanta We are so proud of our graduates that continue to teach music!
More Students To Brag about! Adam Berry (percussion) is a star of SyFi Channel’s hit show “Ghost Hunter” Alisa Cabaniss is studying to be a clarinet professor in graduate school at Michigan State University Melissa Daniel (clarinet) is a Professional Singer Kyle McCafferty (trumpet/Horn)is a Professional Opera Singer Jon Quinn in in the Marine Band and plays Trombone professionally Drew Newman (clarinet) is an Astrophysicist Hank Spangler (percussion 96) is an engineer in Australia and surfs all the time he is not working Kalissa Hooker (flute) is an Elementary Teacher Rodney Brown (trumpet) Teaches the military to fly drones for reconnaissance Rebecca Shelhamer East (clarinet/Drum major) is a Nurse Amy Gunnin George (horn/majorette) was an Anchor for news 19 and now does commercials and fundraising Nancy Pendleton Byrd (flute/Drum Major) Manager of Florence Conference Center Paul Hearn (trombone/Drum major) Airline pilot on international flights Patrick Hearn (Horn/Drum major) is attending Seminary Bryant Isbell (sax/Drum major) is a World traveler Kristen Abernathy (trumpet/Drum major) is a local Pharmacist Trevor Evans-Young is a professional musician Jocelyn Sorrell (trumpet/drum major) has just completed her BS in Music Education Carolyn Myers (Bassoon/Drum Major) is in graduate school Josh King Rebekah Smith (oboe/Drum major) is a pediatrician Melissa McLendon Shores (clarinet/Guard) is a local Pharmacist Melanie Pennington Looser (Guard) is a full time nurse