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Music in our schools | Truckee and Alder Creek students bring home the gold

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TRUCKEE andamp;#8212; Six Truckee students took home the gold in the California Music Educators (CMEA) All-State Solo and Ensemble Festival at Sacramento State University, Sacramento, Saturday, May 12.These students became eligible to compete at All State after earning a Superior (Gold) at the CMEA North Section Solo andamp; Ensemble Festival, Feb. 11, 2012. Truckee High student Ben Avery was awarded a Gold Medal for Solo Tuba. Alder Creek Middle School Saxophone Quartet of students Otto Elvrum, Rebecca Mason, JP Eikam and Elise Avery, were awarded a Gold Medal for their ensemble performance. Alder Creek Middle School student John Humphreys was awarded Gold Medal and Command Performance for Solo Bass Trombone.Pictured from left: Mr. Humphreys, director ACMS Bands; Elise Avery; Rebecca Mason; JP Eikam; Otto Elvrum; John Humphreys and Ben Avery.

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