alls-Lima schools participated in various Monroe County School Music Association winter solo festivals. The solo festivals are grouped according to age level and either instrumental or vocal.
HF-L High School students who were in the Jazz Solo Fest on January 10-11 were Daniel Atkinson, Justin DeWitt, Will Meister and Will Tomaszewski. High school students in the Vocal Solo Fest on January 10-11 were Aubrey Bent, Alec Bhaskaran, Ella Clark, Jailyn Clark, Molly Connors, Hanna Coria, Seamus Gillis, Jason Howard, Andrew Jackson, Audrey Natale, Megan Reinke, Joseph Richardson, Kimmy Salter, Katherine Stansbury, Will Tomaszewski, David Tuller, Owen West and Kaitlyn Yelencsics. Coria and Reinke were members of the Conference All-State Choir at the Eastman School of Music this past December 5-7. High School students in the senior high instrumental solo festival on January 17-18 were Daniel Atkinson, Robert Brown, Molly Connors, Tehya Deisenroth, Matt Dobner, Leah Greenich, Katelyn Guckian, Olivia Hullihen, Alana Khona, Anna Kurtz, Audrey Natale, Reese Perkins, Melissa Price, Will Tomaszewski, Sierra West and Preston Yates.
Seventh-grade students and eighth-grade students at the Middle School participating in the junior high instrumental solo festival on January 24 and 25 were Aiyana Basciani (flute), Braden Bellizzi (trumpet), Jackson Blyth (trombone), Clara Bond (trumpet), Lillian Brady (flute), Kate Brennan (alto saxophone), Edward Brown (trumpet), Calvin Burke (French horn), Henry Burke (trumpet), Jackson Carmichael (oboe), Madeline Conklin (flute), Brinley Cross (alto saxophone), Kate Dailor (clarinet), Eliana Ekholm (alto saxophone), Will Emerson (trombone), Kaelyn Frame (trumpet), Bridgette Lange (bassoon), Aiden McLean (trombone), Madeline Mehring (flute), Amelia Somers (flute), Andrew Stansbury (tenor saxophone), Nolan Tompsett (euphonium), Tristan VanderVen (baritone saxophone), Joseph Webster (trumpet), Giles Yaddaw (tenor saxophone) and Keaton Yates (trumpet).
Sixth-grade students at the Middle School participated in the Elementary Instrumental Solo Fest on January 31 and February 1. They were Addie Beutner, Joey Borrelli, Lita Brady, Casey Briggs, Kamryn Burdett, Johnny Clark, Claire Connors, Maeve Connors, Alexandra DaGama, Ellie Davis, Kerrington Ekholm, Andy Foster, Ezra Gathercole, Natalie Gilbert, Graham Greene, Olivia Hammond, Griffin Helfond, Abby Lange, Jenna Lawrence, Sarah McLaughlin, Megan Parrish, Tessa Peinkofer, Payten Pritchard, Zoey Schrader, Alexander Smith, Matthew Stansbury and Bridget Wise.
Manor Band students participated in the Elementary Instrumental Solo Fest on January 31 and February 1. They were Ryleigh Abell (flute), Linden Bellizzi (trumpet), Emma Blythe (clarinet), Wilson Bond (trumpet), Peterah Deisenroth (trumpet), Grayson Etter (percussion/mallets), Ella Fowler (flute), Nicholas DaGama (trombone), Emily Hart (flute), Maxwell Houle (trumpet), Emily Lawrence (alto saxophone) and Brooklyn Master (flute).