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A record six Allen ISD students named to All-State Orchestra

A record six Allen ISD students named to All-State Orchestra

A photo of the six students that were earned All-State Orchestra honors.

 

Allen ISD has set a new district record for the number of students named to the All-State Orchestra. A total of six students (five from Allen High School and one from Lowery Freshman Center) have been named All-State, the highest statewide honor for a student musician.
 
The Allen ISD All-State Orchestra musicians are:
 
Top Row, L to R
Nicholas Payne, string bass
Wenting Du, violin
Grace Droge, string bass (freshman)
 
Bottom Row, L to R
Edward Cho, violin (4 year All-State member)
Lauren Jin, violin
Joie Cheng, viola
 
These students will perform at the Texas Music Educators Association’s Convention in San Antonio on Feb. 16, 2019.