Band and Orchestra 2023 Solo & Ensemble Festival participants!


The Bite Staff

Congratulations go to your fellow Band and Orchestra 2023 Solo & Ensemble Festival participants!!  

Last Saturday over 1000 middle school musicians from all over Southeastern Michigan traveled to Livonia Franklin High School to perform for adjudication and ratings.  

Of the 20-plus students from West all received either a First Division blue ribbon or a Second Division red ribbon.  

Congratulations to the following students:

Natalie Basista

Will Bodnar

Kennedy Cassidy

Emily Dancy

Gabby Dryja

Khoki Fukuda

Vrishab Iyer

Ellie Jansen

Harper Jantz

Haley Leung

Ava Madden

Melina Makled

Connor McCormick

Graham Murphy

Ben Olex

Riley Sanch

Nick Standke

Gavin Strand

Ella Strutton

Marshall Troyer

Yoshiki Tanabe

Eden Venning

Violet Wright


Great job West musicians!!