Muscatine High School Symphony Orchestra

The MHS Symphony is comprised of the finest brass, woodwind, percussion and string players that MHS has to offer. Brass, woodwind and percussionists will be selected for the symphony by Mr. Heid, while the string players must pass an audition with Mr. Thoma. String auditions are open to all string players, 9th-12th grade.


MHS Symphony Orchestra 16-17

Stand 1Leticia Gomez*Emily Fillmore*PiccoloDestiny Williams
Stand 2McKenzie LofgrenAlex SichtermanFlute 1Sarah Zobel/Molly Matkovich*
Stand 3Njeri MungaraSarah SoltFlute 2Tori Roth/Emily Compton
Stand 4Kali LangeTory ThompsonOboeKat Hurlbut
Stand 5Sadie FillmoreCallie KurrigerClarinet 1Nicole Frisbie
Clarinet 2Chris Kenefick/Emily Woodward
Stand 1Amanda Doyle*Lauren LettingtonBass ClarinetLiz Richardson
Stand 2Sadie LoeckleElizabeth SmithBassoon 1Ben Lussman
Stand 3Madison AtkinsLily PociBassoon 2Phil Smith
Stand 4Twyla McKillipAlex Persaud
Stand 5Rachel McCoyFrench Horn 1Moriah Morter
French Horn 2Kaitlin Caweizel
Stand 1Kailynn Avis*Jasmine BengtsonFrench Horn 3Ryan Simester
Stand 2Anahi GonzalezGabby DennisFrench Horn 4Naomi Booth
Stand 3Kamryn AvisAlex OppelTrumpet 1Kaleb Drawbaugh*
Stand 4Erin ElshoffTrumpet 2Ody Orr
Trumpet 3Rolando Garcia/Hannah Cole
Stand 1Brooke Steele*Nicole GarridoTrombone 1Justin Hughes
Stand 2Bria HoltheJames SoltTrombone 2Ethan Sherer
Stand 3Carlos YaqueCaitlynn WiseTrombone 3Dakota Heath
Stand 4Christina SzymanskiTubaZach Miller
Stand 1Lauren Kundel*Percussion 1Adam Spiegel*
Stand 2Jack Eichelberger*Percussion 2Cameron Christianson
Stand 3Gabe CarlsonPercussion 3CJ Hunn
Stand 4Cristian RayaPercussion 4Wyatt Mason
Stand 5Brandon Reade
Please pick up your music from Mr. Thoma’s office.
*Denotes (Co)Section Leaders
First rehearsal is Wednesday, Oct. 19th at 7:15am in the MHS Band room.



MHS Symphony Orchestra Concert dates are;

  • Saturday, December 10th, 2016 at 3:00pm at MHS
  • Friday, February 28th, 2017 at 7:00pm at MHS

Recordings are linked here;

The Complete Harry Potter

The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire)