Metro 8 District Vocal and Instrumental Music Successes in Competition!

  • The St. Louis Metro District Honor Choir has nine new members from Grand Center Arts Academy. Gabby Jordan, Tess Brown, Preather Pruitt, Zach Clawges, Shaquana Williams, Lainey Jester, Heather Williford, Patra Patton and Gabe Jones were selected from auditions of more than 360 students from the area for a choir of 170 vocalists. Of the nine from GCAA, five qualified to audition for the All-State Honor Choir – Jordan, Brown, Pruitt, Clawges and Williams.
  • The District 8 Honors Orchestra also has new members from GCAA. They are Nicholas Baggett, junior, violin; Tessa Wild, sophomore, violin; and Kareemah Thomas, sophomore, viola.