In November, students from Fort Smith Public Schools competed at the All-Region Orchestra Auditions. Ninety-four junior high and high school students earned chairs, including 17 first chair placements.
"With 94 students earning chairs, Fort Smith Public Schools earned the most chairs of any school district," said Steven Hughes, FSPS Orchestra Director.
A complete list of 94 All-Region students is included below. First chair placements are noted in parenthesis.
Kameron Morton (1st chair, french horn)
Ingrid Rivas (1st chair, tuba)
Michael Flood (1st chair, trumpet)
Jacob Gatlin (1st chair, bass)
Kaitlyn Jones (1st chair, flute)
Cherry Ann Linthavong
Casey Teoh (1st chair, 2nd violin)
Gavin Clark (1st chair, bass)
Johnny Doan (1st chair, violin)
Gabby Hernandez (1st chair, 2nd violin)
Ben Keating (1st chair, trumpet)
Alexandria Smith (1st chair, clarinet)
Fiona Teoh (1st chair, viola)
Kyle Carson (1st chair, cello)
Jason Saengchan (1st chair, trombone)
Stefani Hall (1st chair, flute)
Miguel Hernandez (1st chair, bass)
Caroline Rhomberg (1st chair, french horn)