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38 Students to Participate in All-State Music Festival

The Valley High School fine arts department will have 38 students participate in the Iowa All-State Music Festival Nov. 22 at 7:30 p.m. at Hilton Coliseum in Ames.

All-state band members:
Flute 1 – Julia Anderson
Clarinet 2 – Bryce Sederburg
Trumpet 1 – Sam Anderson
Trombone 2 – Jacob Bedia
Trombone 3 – Joe Brennan
Percussion, Orchestra – Derek Pham
Alternates – Julian Castillo, oboe

All-state choir members:
Soprano –Claire Maly, Jessica Martens, Nicole Miller, Lauren Pfeil, Elizabeth Watson
Alto – Maria Lind, Beka Conard, Jillian Belieu
Tenor – Keaton Denker, Jared Freiburg, Brook Norwood, Matthew Hrdlicka, Derek Lutt, Josh Miksch
Bass – Luke Dawson, Jake Grittman, Andy Han
Alternate – Gloria Tanui, alto

All-state orchestra members:
Violin – Hannah Willard, Guowei Qi, Tori Cassady, Andrew Yi
Viola – Alexandra Carther, Clara Ortgies
Cello – Michael Stevens, Cayden Codel, Kate Jaros
Harp – Elsa Klein
Alternates – Joe Reck, violin; Travis Smith, viola; Ben Wiese, cello

Tickets are $18 and can be purchased at the Iowa State athletic ticket office or online at Ticketmaster. For more information on the Iowa All-State Music Festival, visit