MMS All-Region Orchestra Nov29

MMS All-Region Orche...

The MMS and Intermediate orchestra musicians attended the All-Region orchestra auditions this month. Twenty-seven middle school students, directed by Terence Guerrero, participated and 15 made it into the all-region orchestra including one student from River Valley Intermediate....

Midway Orchestra Soloists En Route to Prestigious Summer Programs Apr12

Midway Orchestra Sol...

Wilson Burnett, Junior Wilson will be attending the Baylor String Quartet Camp in early June. He will also attend Apple Hill Chamber Music Workshop in New Hampshire in mid to late June. Apple Hill exists to create, perform, and teach chamber music at the highest standard, broaden the...

Midway Violinist Wins National Music Competition Mar28

Midway Violinist Win...

Haeun Moon of Waco, Texas, won top honors at the Music Teachers National Association (MTNA) Senior String Competition finals on March 19 at Baltimore MD during the 2017 MTNA National Conference. Haeun Moon is 15-year-old violinist from Waco, TX.  She studied violin with Dr. Julia Hardie and...

All-State Musicians Dec14

All-State Musicians

Midway High School has four orchestra students selected as All-State musicians by the Texas Music Educators Association, an honor that only the top three percent of musicians who initially audition achieve.   The following students will perform with the Texas All-State Orchestra in San...

Midway Orchestra Wins Award Nov04

Midway Orchestra Win...

  Recently Midway High’s orchestra students won the Mark of Excellence award. This award is a competition where 229 ensembles entered in this competition. The students were excited to win. “It feels really good to receive national attention like this,” Robert Mathis, a...

Midway Musician Rank...

Midway ISD is proud to announce Midway High School’s 2014 All-State Orchestra Musicians as selected by the Texas Music Educators Association, including the number one violist in Texas.:   Freshman Violinist Augusta Schubert, and multi-year winners Sophomore Violinist Edward Kim, Senior...

Middle School All Re...

30 Midway Middle School students auditioned for all-region orchestra this year and 19 made the cut, plus five students placed as alternates. Mr. Guerrero said, “I am, of course, proud of every student who auditioned because it is a really intimidating process. Please congratulate these...

Lucky 7 — MMS ...

The future looks good! In many ways, Midway Middle School serves as a training and recruiting ground for much of the success that occurs annually at the high school level of competition. MMS’ successful programs have had a phenomenal year already, and the spring is just getting started....

Ladies of Midway Mus...

Congratulations to our MHS musicians for receiving All-State honors in both Choir and Orchestra Hannah Burnett – All-State Orchestra, Viola Elaine Sury – Alto 2 – All-State Women’s Choir Kasie Meek – Alto 2 – Alternate Katherine Burns – Soprano 2 – Alternate Natalie Guess – Soprano 1...

Midway Middle School...

More than 115 students tried out for Region 8 Middle School Orchestra. Midway Middle School proudly filled 19 of the 53 spots and two alternative positions. Two of those who made the orchestra are actually 6th graders! Congratulations to the following students: Harp: Sarah Hall Bass: Gavin...