On Saturday, January 18th, select Marlington band members competed in OMEA Solo & Ensemble at Washington Massillon High School.
Recipients of a Superior rating were as follows: Nash Minor, Ashley Tarter, Konnor Jackson, Christina Dager, Caliann England, Lauren Price, Duke Flute Choir and Marlington Clarinet Trio.
Recipients of an Excellent rating were: Victoria Young, Preston Hartman, Garret Kunz, Elizabeth Mason, Ashley Tarter, Heaven Garren, Autumn Myers, Lindsey Rhoads, Abigail Corlett, Lilly Caldwell, Caliann England, Jorja Kline, Hannah Frederick, Marlington Flute Trio and Dukes Sax Quintet.
Solo & Ensemble is an optional event, where band and choir members may take a solo or create an ensemble with other students. They then perform in front of a judge in order to receive comments and/or a rating.
Soloists and ensemble members also participated in the Solo & Ensemble Pasta Dinner, which took place on the previous Saturday, January 11th.