34 Raider Orchestra members selected to All-Region ensembles

HPMS eighth-grader Madeline Chun was selected as principal viola for the Region XX Philharmonic Orchestra after auditions held Oct. 20, and Kevin Ding was selected for the Chair 2, second violin position. Of the 36 HPMS orchestra students who auditioned, 34 were named to one of the two orchestras, plus two alternates.

The following students were also selected to the top 10 chairs:

Philharmonic:
  • Alexandra Baroody - first violin, Chair 9
  • Dalton Burford - viola, Chair 6
  • Linda Chen - cello, Chair 9
  • Justine Choi - first violin, Chair 4
  • Silas Choi - cello, Chair 4
  • Cecilia Coale - viola, Chair 10
  •  Caitlin Goh - first violin, Chair 6\
  •  Casey Hale - cello, Chair 10
  •  Vivian Jin - first violin, Chair 10
  •  Katie Wells - first violin, Chair 8
  • Timothy Zhang - first violin, Chair 5
  • Thomas Zhang - cello, Chair 6 
Concert:
  • Kate Brosnan - first violin, Chair 3
  • Alex Stucka - first violin, Chair 6
  • Laura Wiese - first violin, Chair 7
  • Olivia Xiao - first violin, Chair 9