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Sixteen RE students named to district honor band

Sixteen Ransom Everglades band students were invited to join the Florida Bandmasters Association District 20 Honor Band. which recognizes the region's top band musicians and will perform Jan. 24-25, 2020, at Miami Country Day School. Nine middle school students under Cathi Leibinger earned the recognition along with seven upper schoolers under Jon Hamm.
The FBA's district 20 includes private schools in Miami-Dade County and all schools in Monroe County.

2020 RE District 20 Honor Band Members
Upper School
Dylan Tie-Shue '20, alto sax
Leah Maduro '23, French horn
Shuli Rosenfeld '21, trombone
Austin Charlton '20, trombone
Coren O'Brien '23, euphonium 
Andres Soto '21, string bass 
Liam Malloy '20, percussion

Middle School
Miguel Arango '24, trumpet
Ari Bennett '24, tenor sax
Joey Buttrick '25, horn
Isabel Chong '24, flute
Zack Fisher '24, horn
Martin Piedrahita '24, trumpet
Varun Raju '24, alto sax
Colton Seidel '25, trombone
Ethan Sullivan '25, tuba
Coconut Grove, FL 33133
Middle School2045 South Bayshore DriveTel: 305-250-6850
Upper School3575 Main HighwayTel: 305-460-8800
Founded in 1903, Ransom Everglades School is a coeducational, college preparatory day school for grades 6 - 12 located on two campuses in Coconut Grove, Florida. Ransom Everglades School produces graduates who "believe that they are in the world not so much for what they can get out of it as for what they can put into it." The mission of Ransom Everglades School is to provide an educational environment in which the pursuit of honor, academic excellence and intellectual growth is complemented by concern for the physical, cultural and character development of each student. The school provides rigorous college preparation that promotes the student's sense of identity, community, personal integrity and values for a productive and satisfying life, and prepares the student to lead and to contribute to society.