Mater Lakes musicians earn highest rankings at state assessments
By Linda Trischitta, Editor
Wednesday, May 17, 2023
Four members of the Mater Lakes Academy band received superior ratings during the Florida Bandmasters Association state solo and ensemble music performance assessments, held in March at Wellington High School, Mater Lakes Academy said.
The students earned medals and an opportunity to be scouted by college professors who acted as judges.
Shown in the photo from left are Matthew Torres, director of bands; Gianna Arauz, an 11th grader who plays the flute; Samuel Taboada, a 10th grader who plays alto saxophone; Alexander Llonart, in 11th grade and a pianist and Mauricio Galvis, in 12th grade and a marimba player. Principal Rene Rovirosa is at right.
Alexander and Mauricio received superior with distinction ratings for performing music from memory.
Photo courtesy of the school.