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IMS student musicians selected for All-State, All-NW honor groups

Islander Middle School students in band, orchestra and choir have been selected to participate in the 2019 All-State and All-Northwest honor groups this coming February. 

These students were selected from hundreds of applicants that submitted recordings and were screened individually by professional musicians. They will participate and perform in one of a number of large ensembles led by nationally-renowned conductors at the National Association for Music Education/Washington Music Educators Association Northwest Division Conference to be held in Portland, Ore., February 14 to 17, 2019.


Junior All State Honor Bands:

Baker Band
Angelina Choi, clarinet
Sabrina Chun, clarinet
Emily Horton-King, bassoon
Melanie Nakatsu, trumpet
Hannah Stone, percussion
Sophia Yang, flute
Simona Yaroslavsky, trombone 

Rainier Band
Samara Bluming, clarinet
Jiali Goodwin, flute
Heather Sutkus, clarinet

Junior All-State Mixed Choir
Ethan Feigelstock, Baritone

Junior All-State Youth Choir
Amelia Han, alto
Anahita Najafian, soprano