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DHS Band Students Receive State’s Highest Honor

Duncanville High School All-State Band Musicians



The Duncanville High School band had 9 students earn 6A All-State Musician honors. The students were selected from auditions at the Area competition on January 7. All-State is the highest honor a student musician can earn in the state of Texas.

Congratulations to the following students:

Madeline Figueroa - Bb Clarinet
Mercy Ogunlade - Bb Clarinet
Robert Graham - Bass Clarinet
John Cruz - Baritone Saxophone (second-year all-state)
David Williams - Trumpet
Kahlil Wyatt - Tenor Trombone
Sharif Long - Tuba (second-year all-state)
Jason Alanis - Tuba
Elijah Waters - Percussion

These students will travel to San Antonio on February 8 to attend the Texas Music Educators Association Conference. They will rehearse Wednesday, Thursday and Friday for concerts held on Saturday.