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Band members chosen to play in All District Jazz Band

On Saturday, several band members traveled to the University of Central Missouri to audition for All District Jazz Band.

Senior Ethan Reece received first chair in All District Jazz Band. Junior Reznor Barnes followed his as third chair, and senior Dylan Reed then took his place as fourth chair.Freshman Oscar Tompkins will play trumpet and junior Jacob Filer will play piano in the band. Sophomore Dalton Hayden is placed as an alternate for drums.

“It feels cool because I’ve gotten first chair three years in a row,” said Reece. “I’m excited to be playing jazz again, because I’m not in Jazz Band this year.”

The students that made All District Jazz Band will perform their concert in January.