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Hill College Freshman Selected First Chair Horn in TCCBDA All State Band

02.11.16

Olivia Santos, selected to first chair French Horn, Texas Community College All-State Band Hill College freshman Olivia Santos was chosen first chair French Horn following Wednesday’s chair auditions for the All-State Community College Band which will be performing at the Texas Music Educators Association Convention this week in San Antonio.

Santos, a recent graduate of Joshua High School, was selected top horn by a panel of judges for the Texas Community College Band Directors Association All-State Band and will be performing at the Henry B. Gonzales Convention Center on Saturday beginning at 5:30 p.m.

“Olivia is one of the finest horn players I’ve had the pleasure of working with at Hill College,” Hill College Coordinator of Visual and Performing Arts Phillip Lowe said.

Hill College Director of Bands Steve Hart said Santos has worked extremely hard in preparing for the auditions, and he is proud of her for being selected first chair horn for this prestigious group.

Admission to Saturday’s performance in San Antonio is free and open to the public.