VHS Music Department successful at All-State Nine members of the Vermillion Concert Choir and Symphonic Band participated in the 48th annual All-State Chorus and Orchestra Concert Saturday, Nov. 10 at the Barnett Center in Aberdeen.
The All-State Chorus was under the direction of Dr. Lynda Hasseler, a South Dakota native currently teaching at the Conservatory of Music at Capital University in Columbus, OH. The All-State Orchestra was conducted by Dr. Susan Haig, the conductor of the South Dakota Symphony.
Alexis Lang was chosen as a solo finalist on a piece titled Duerme Negrito. She competed with other sopranos around the state for the solo. Jon Hoadley, Ben McBride and Alexis Lang were also honored in an afternoon ceremony for participating in the All-State Festival for four years.