The District Music Festival was held Apr. 16-18 at the Dawson County High School in Glendive. Baker High School band received a I (superior) rating on its performance and sight-reading. The Baker High School Choir also received a I rating on its performance. The following solos and ensembles received superior ratings, qualifying for State Music Festival in Billings May 1-2.
Solenn Jacobsen – piano solo, Baker Men’s Ensemble, Baker Girls’ Ensemble, Baker Vocal Jazz, Anna Espeland – vocal solo, Baker Sophomore Ensemble 1, Taylor and Shawn vocal duet, Baker Senior Ensemble, Stephanie and Savannah duet.
Braylea Wyrick bass clarinet solo, Kendal and Autumn flute duet, Kendal Wipperling flute solo, Joe and Lauren duet, Megan and Mattie clarinet duet, Baker freshman quartet, Baker freshman flute duet, Baker Jazz 1, Megan and Jozell clarinet duet.
Stephanie and Autumn duet, Spencer Losing euphonium solo, Lauren Wang sax solo, Solenn Jacobsen sax solo, Spencer Losing tuba solo, Stephanie Heaps flute solo, Breanna Miller sax solo, Jase Rost trombone solo, Megan Slagter vocal solo, Jase Rost vocal solo, Taylor Miller vocal solo, Shawn Hirst vocal solo.
The following solos and ensembles received II (excellent ratings. Baker Sophomore Ensemble 2, Baker Alto Ensemble, Baker Freshman Ensemble, Baker Junior Ensemble, Alivia and Megan duet, Autumn and Taylyn duet, Freshman Sax/Trombone duet, Alivia and Sienna duet, Mariah and Sheyanne clarinet duet