Irving students make All-Region Orchestra

More than two dozen Irving ISD middle and high school students were named to a Texas Music Educators Association All-Region Orchestra, following auditions held Oct. 17 at South Grand Prairie High School. They will perform a free concert with the other members of All-Region orchestras on Saturday, Nov. 21, at 4 p.m. at Conrad High School in Dallas ISD.

The students, their grade, school and instrument are listed below under the band to which they were named:

Honors Orchestra

Marissa Broome, 12, MacArthur HS, violin

Valerie Kilburn, 12, MacArthur HS, violin

Mirna Flores, 12, Irving HS, viola

Marina Bustillo, 11, Nimitz HS, viola

Symphonic Orchestra

Gloria Kim, 7, Travis MS, violin

Marshall Baldwin, 9, MacArthur HS, violin

Ami Suzuki, 9, MacArthur HS, violin

Logan Nasky, 6, Travis MS, viola

Belen Salgado, 9, Irving HS, viola

Jan-Lorenz Neumayr, 9, MacArthur HS, cello

Concert Orchestra

Abigail Ruth McDonald, 7, Lamar MS, violin

Gloria Viera, 8, Austin MS, violin

Cristian Cruz Lopez, 8, Austin MS, violin

Andrew Garrison Rowlett, 8, Lamar MS, violin

Moses Greer, 6, Travis MS, violin

Jose Santiesteban Miranda, 8, Austin MS, viola

Heleyna Martinez, 8, de Zavala MS, viola

Brayan Josue Gavidia, 8, Lamar MS, viola

Rebekah Marie Rohrs, 8, Lamar MS, viola

Ryan Truong, 8, Johnson MS, cello

Giancarios Dominguez, 8, Austin MS, cello

Toshiki Kato, 8, Johnson MS, cello

Sam Briceno, 8, Crockett MS, cello

Natalia Calzada, 8, de Zavala MS, cello

Nicole Sweatt, 8, Travis MS, cello

Andrew Rivera Scott, 8, Crockett MS, bass

Johan Ulloa, 8, Johnson MS, bass