The Ballinger Band demonstrated excellence once again with thirteen junior high band members making the All-Region Band.

The Ballinger Band demonstrated excellence once again with thirteen junior high band members making the All-Region Band. Out of 20 schools at the December 2 audition, Ballinger had the second most students making this prestigious group. Sonora had the most with 15 students. A panel of three judges made selections based on performances of scales and two etudes.

The 95-piece JH All-Region Band will perform for community, friends, and family at 5 p.m. January 27, 2018 hosted by BISD at the Ballinger HS Auditorium. Admission is free.

Pictured from left to right in the top row are Conner Gray (1st bari sax), Javion Zavala (6th trumpet), Monte McKinnon (5th trumpet), Aiden Knight (5th tuba), Jayden Fuentes (3rd percussion), Haven Harper (7th fute), Landyn McIntyre (4th trombone) Pictured in the bottom ro are Damian Ornelaz (3rd trombone), Grace Hoelscher (8th clarinet), Scarlett Grimes (9th flute), Graycen Dennis (2nd French horn), Alex Monzano (3rd trumpet). Not pictured is Seth Boggess (1st tenor sax).