Four musicians from Milbank Middle School were chosen for the South Dakota Music Educators Association Middle School All-State Band. The 19th annual two-day event takes place March 2-3 at Pierre T.F. Riggs High School.
Selected to the Honor Band were eighth graders Isaac Schulte, eighth chair trumpet, and Will Karels, third chair tuba. Selected for the Festival Band are eighth grader Savannah Stengel, fifteenth chair clarinet, and seventh grader Luis Berrones, second chair bass clarinet. Susan Karels, band director, will accompany the students to the event.
Middle School All-State Band students: (Back l. to r) Will Karels and Isaac Schulte. (Front) Savannah Stengel and Luis Berrones.