Recently several members of the Thomas Dale High School and Elizabeth Davis Middle School bands were selected as members of the 2018 District III All-District Band event held on February 2 and 3 at Monacan High School. The selection process requires that students complete a blind audition. Those with the highest scores in each instrument are selected for the program.
Students from Elizabeth Davis selected for the Junior Band included: Madison McConico (flute), Jamie Cameron (bassoon), Cindy Dong (clarinet), Nicholas Pakurar (trumpet), Ethan Snyder (French horn), Parker Johnston (euphonium), Juli Mathis (percussion), Trinity Cathers (percussion), and Keegan Andre (percussion).
Thomas Dale students selected for the Concert Band included: Jacob Kern (bassoon), Savannah Moody (bass clarinet), Eduardo Suarez (alto saxophone), Taylor Johnston (trumpet), John Stanger (trumpet), Michael Buchanan (trumpet), Shamar Matthews (trumpet), and William Keene (French horn).
Thomas Dale students were also selected for the Symphonic Band. Those students included: Naki Tillar-Goode (oboe), Kelli Schlatter (clarinet), Micah Bruce (bass clarinet), Julia Dubois (alto saxophone), Daniel Lotti (tenor saxophone), Destinee Tola (trumpet), Joseph Rutherford (French horn), Charles Funk (French horn), and Nicholas Dancey (trombone).