Frank selected to All-State Band


Aaron Voigt

Roger Frank II auditioned to play percussion in the All-State Band on Jan 8 in Pierre. At All-State Band there are the Lewis and the Clark bands, and Frank was selected to play in the Clark Band. The concert will be held in Watertown in the DD Miller High School. Frank will attend rehearsals starting on March 31 ending with the performance on April 2 at 4:00 p.m. The conductors of the bands will be Dr. John Locke and Dr. Linda Moorhouse. Frank is 1 of the 12 B school students participating in the concert. He is the first Gregory student to be selected since Alexa Duling and Nick Stukel in 2008. Adult tickets are $15.00 and student tickets are $10.00. For any more ticket information go to the SDHSAA website.

Frank said, “I’m really looking forward to playing with some of the best musicians in the state, and I’m excited to learn a lot from the experience.”