Our Upper School Choir students all received the highest possible rating for their vocal performances at the TPSMEA State Solo & Ensemble Contest in Houston this month! Students performing solos sang by memory, with piano by Ms. Lori Hahn. Ensembles sang a capella (without piano):
Front row, from left: John Burrows '21, Isabella Castro '22, Sarah Payet '20, Bering Edwards '22
Middle row, from left: Rachel Clarke '20, Anna Jackson '20
Back row, from left: Laney Goodrum '22, Eugenia de la Garza '21, Lindsay Borgerding '21, Aislin Lyman '21, Maria Tobias '21, Avery Ingram '21, Lily Kruger '21
Last row, from left: Mr. Nelson, Emily Mulva '21, Amelia Bast '20, Ms. Hahn
In related faculty news, Ms. Lori Hahn has recently been appointed Vice-President for Membership of Sigma Alpha Iota Austin Alumnae Chapter. SAI is an International Music Fraternity with active chapters in colleges, universities, and alumnae chapters around the U.S. Ms. Hahn will also be presenting a session at the Texas Music Teachers Association Conference this summer in Houston. As co-chair for the Digital Keyboard Orchestra, she will lead music-reading sessions for students in grades 1-12 in a venue full of digital pianos!
Located in Austin, Texas, St. Andrew’s Episcopal School is a private co-ed elementary, middle and high school for grades K-12. Students benefit from dedicated faculty, a challenging academic program, fine and performing arts, competitive athletics, and a wide selection of extracurricular activities.