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KES music concert Feb. 26

Kimball Elementary School presented a vocal and instrumental music concert Tuesday, Feb. 26. Performances were at 9 a.m. and 7 p.m. in the Kimball Elementary Gym.W-IMG 3568

The Elementary Band was directed by Keith Haake.

Band pieces played:

“March of the Romans”

“American Spirit March”

“Beethoven’s Ninth”


Elementary music performances of grades 4-6 were directed by Arlene Sands.

Grade 4

Speakers Andrea Jendro and Jaden Degree

“Over the Rainbow” with soloists Grace Rowland, Jacki Massmann, and Emma Gustafson

Speakers Cody Anderson and Amanda Curtis

“Happy Wanderer” with soloists Madison Streit and Mathew Loch

Speaker Caitlyn Carlson

“The Lion Sleeps Tonight”W-IMG 3632

Speaker Julia Wall-Sanders

“I Am But a Small Voice” Riley Spoden

Speaker Gracelyn Powell

“Bundle Buggy Boogie Woogie”

Rappers Brandon Guggisberg, Hunter Hickman, and Alex Olson

Pianist Zya Lueders

“Route 66” soloist Mathew Eich

M.C.s were Jenna Lund and Bailee Schiefelbein

Grade 5 

Pianist Rebecca Binsfeld

“Down By the Riverside” Tambourines-Corban Elznic, Adam Frilstad, and Brandon Rosha

Pianist Mikaela Heid

“I Believe I Can Fly” with soloists Noah Young, Brian Binsfeld, and Cailyn Kuechle

“Play a Simple Melody” with ensemble Cailyn Kuechle, Rebecca Binsfeld, Arianna Davis, Taijah Capes, Bailee Schiefelbein, Mikaela Heid, Justice Boyer, Justina Niemi, and Emily Grell

“Tomorrow” with Mikaela Heid

“Yakety Yak”

“Under the Sea” - volunteer students

Grade 6

“Blue Skies”

“Part of Your World” with Danielle Lyrek

“Glory, Glory, Hallelujah”

“My Heart Will Go On” with Sopia Walz

“I Got Rhythm” with dancer Justine Miller

“Strike Up The Band” with whistler Israel Elznic; Instrument Players are Cole Gasper, DeAndre Borge, Danielle Lyrek

“Alexander’s Ragtime Band” with Israel Elznic, Tori Banken, and Athena Capes

“The Rose” with Sophia Walz and Danielle Lyrek

Applause Sign done by Carl Blanchard

Finale “God Bless the U.S.A.” with grades 4-6

Flags done by Trevor Combs, Chloe Hamacher, Joel Hendrickson, Riley Miller, Zack Streit, and McKenna Wills.

Special thanks go to Mary West, Eric Peterson, Jim Houseman and Pat Merten.