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Kirn Excels at SWIBA


On Saturday, October 28th, Kirn Band students traveled to Clarinda to audition for this year’s Southwest Iowa Bandmasters Association Middle School Honors Band (SWIBA).

We are so proud of the 35 students who auditioned and that 14 were accepted into the band! This is the highest number of Kirn students in a SWIBA band since Dick Holmes was our Band instructor 15 years ago!!

Kirn’s 2017 SWIBA members are:

8th Grade                                                                                         7th Grade

Ella Hanson (clarinet)                                                                    Lola Shorney (flute)

Natalie Simons (oboe)                                                                  Zoe Wirth (flute)

Brandon Wiechelman (bass clarinet)                                       Aubree Poppino (clarnet)

Kaitlyn Redding (alto saxophone)                                              Bradlee Zitek (bass clarinet)

Tayden Blair (Trombone)                                                             Ben Banta (bari saxophone)

Daxon Kindred (trumpet)

Jocelyn Miller (trombone)

Bret Ramsey (trombone)

Ella Boes (timpani)

If you’d like to check out their performance, the SWIBA concert will be Friday, November 10th at 7:30 p.m. in the Lewis Central Middle School Auditorium. The cost is $5 for adults and $3 for students. The doors will open at 7:00 p.m.

Congratulations and way to go, Lynx!!

 


On Saturday, October 28th, Kirn Band students traveled to Clarinda to audition for this year’s Southwest Iowa Bandmasters Association Middle School Honors Band (SWIBA).

We are so proud of the 35 students who auditioned and that 14 were accepted into the band! This is the highest number of Kirn students in a SWIBA band since Dick Holmes was our Band instructor 15 years ago!!

Kirn’s 2017 SWIBA members are:

8th Grade                                                                                         7th Grade

Ella Hanson (clarinet)                                                                    Lola Shorney (flute)

Natalie Simons (oboe)                                                                  Zoe Wirth (flute)

Brandon Wiechelman (bass clarinet)                                       Aubree Poppino (clarnet)

Kaitlyn Redding (alto saxophone)                                              Bradlee Zitek (bass clarinet)

Tayden Blair (Trombone)                                                             Ben Banta (bari saxophone)

Daxon Kindred (trumpet)

Jocelyn Miller (trombone)

Bret Ramsey (trombone)

Ella Boes (timpani)

If you’d like to check out their performance, the SWIBA concert will be Friday, November 10th at 7:30 p.m. in the Lewis Central Middle School Auditorium. The cost is $5 for adults and $3 for students. The doors will open at 7:00 p.m.

Congratulations and way to go, Lynx!!

 

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