EHS Band Jazz It Up

First Row (L-R): Jaime Ibarra, Kayln Thayer, Sherrie Norris, Hope Spruill Second Row (L-R): Senjin Thayer, Wade Stephens, Cody Hutcheson, Raleigh Darnell

Eastland High School Band Students faired very well this past Saturday at the Region7 ATSSB Region and State Jazz Auditions.  Bangs High School hosted the Region 7 Jazz auditions and Eastland had 8 students prepare and audition for the Region / State Jazz Honor Bands.

Those who placed were:

Raleigh Darnell – 1st Place Trombone

Kayln Thayer – 3rd Place Trumpet

Senjin Thayer – 1st Place Trumpet

Sherrie Norris – 1st Place Tenor Sax

Cody Hutcheson – 1st Place Piano

Wade Stephens – 1st Place Drum Set

All those that placed also qualified for Area and recorded a CD for state level competition.  Eastland swept every 1st chair in each section that we competed in.  Congrats for a fine job!  Good luck at State!