Algona Coed Varsity Band

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State Large Group Results

State Large Group Festival concluded late last Friday night. The event was a success as the Concert Band received a Division One. The three judges gave the band 36, 37, and 36 which was good enough for Division One ratings. Band director Kurt Kissinger said,”I’m very proud of the volunteers and students who helped make

State Large Group Intro

High School band students had a great opportunity to showcase the music they have been preparing for several months in Algona Middle School Gym last Friday. The PAC (Ed and Betty Wilcox Perfoming Arts Center), Algona Middle School and Algona High School was the location for the State Large Group Festival for area 1A and 3A

Band Tour 2017

The band will be heading to Kansas City early Thursday morning on their annual band tour. The band tour will go from Thursday April 20 through Saturday April 22. The band will be doing many exciting things including two clinics, World’s of Fun, Oak Park Mall, The National World War One Museum, and will see a

State Solo/Small Ensemble Results

  Algona High School musicians participated in the Iowa High School Music Association’s State Solo/Small Ensemble festival on Saturday, March 25 at Humboldt High School. The musicians presented many fine performances and received great evaluations from adjudicators. Out of 43 AHS instrumental performances, 22 Division I (superior) ratings, 18 Division II (excellent) ratings, 2 Division

2016-2017 Jazz Band Results

The Algona High School Jazz Band participated in the Iowa Jazz Championships on Tuesday, April 4 at Iowa State University. The jazz band qualified for the IJC when it took first place in Class 3A at the North Central Iowa Bandmasters Association District Jazz Festival in December. This is Algona’s fourth consecutive appearance at the

Jazz Band Roster

DIRECTOR:Kurt Kissinger—Alto Sax 2nd Part Rorrie Menke…1st Part Kylie Weier—Tenor Sax 2nd Part Hannah Meyer…1st part Shelby Weier—Bari Sax Andrew Tran—Trumpet 4th part Serik Cederwall…3rd Part Samuel Solbach…2nd Cameron Kaltschnee…1st Rebecca Hommez—Trombone 4th Part Caleb Hommez…3rd Part Fiona Bierstedt…2nd Part Jenee Eden…1st Part Kellen Schmidt—Vibes Anna Cox—Piano Michelle Blaha-Polson—Bass Mallory Zwiefel—Drums Michael Talbot—Student Managers Landon Lanus…Grace Meints  

Concert Band Roster

DIRECTOR: Kurt Kissinger—Piccolo (1) Camryn Shaw—Bassoon (1)Madison Mondragon—Flute (12)  Jessica Anderson…Brooke Boettcher…Lila Guenther…Shari Lanus…Afton Lindhorst…Rorrie Menke…Krishna Patel…Ashley Steenhoek…Millie Stocker…Jelisie Turer…Morgan VanZante…Shelby Weier—Oboe (2)Hannah Meyer…Mallory Zwiefel—Clarinet (11) Katelyn Beenken…Elle Feucht…Elyse Gabor…Samantha Hood…Elizabeth Jensen…Alison Merrill…Tatum Peterson…Adrianna Posey…Kayley Thilges…Kylie Weier…AnnaLisa Wolf—Bass Clarinet (4) Kaylie Adams…Payton Cederwall…MaKiley Pesicka…Michael Rieger—Alto Saxophone (6)Ryley Dornbier…Amelia Hansen…Zach Hauptmann…Maddison Rath…Adam Schoner…Carson Simpson—Tenor Saxophone (3) Cassie Carr…Dylan Hauptmann…Paige Nygaard—Baritone

Fall and Winter Band Results

The Band has been very busy this fall with many competitions. The Band competed October First at the 68th Algona Band Day. The band won the John Aboud Sweepstakes Award, Best Winds,  and Best Marching and Maneuvering.  The band placed first in Class 3A Parade and Field Show.  On October 8th the band attended the