Claremore tops 5A pack in All-State band

Claremore High School Band can claim more All-State students than any other 5A band in Oklahoma after an impressive showing at All-State tryouts last weekend.

On Saturday, Dec. 7, 16 Claremore students competed in All-State tryouts at Westmoore High School.

The following students were selected:

Zachary Hughes, French Horn 7th Chair

Sam Philpot, Trumpet, 5th Chair

Alyson Harvey, Clarinet, 3rd Chair

Hayden Rhoades, Clarinet, 9th Chair and Jazz Band 2nd Alto Sax

Dylan Ward, Tuba, 6th Chair; Trombone, 3rd Chair Orchestra and Jazz Band 2nd Trombone

Faith Wallace, Piccolo 1st Chair and 2nd Chair Flute

These students will participate in the Oklahoma Music Educators Association All-State Music Festival January 16-18 2020 in Tulsa.

Hayden and Dylan will perform with the All-State Jazz Band Jan. 18 at the Tulsa Jazz Hall of Fame at 10:30 a.m.

Zach and Alyson will perform with the All-State Symphonic Band Jan. 18 in the Chapman Music Hall at the Tulsa PAC at 2:30 p.m.

Sam and Faith will perform with the All-State Wind Symphony Jan. 18 in the Chapman Music Hall at the Tulsa PAC at 4:15 p.m.

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