BHS Student Earns All-State Honors

Makayla Lockhart, who plays bass clarinet in the Burleson High School Wind Ensemble, was selected for the 2018 Texas Music Educators Association 5A All-State Band during Area B Auditions Saturday, January 13th at Coppell HS. She is one of only nine students state-wide selected for this honor.

Lockhart will face the other eight all-state bass clarinet students during auditions to be held on February 14th in San Antonio for chair placement. Following this audition she will rehearse with the All-State Band for three days as they prepare their performance to be premiered on Saturday, February 17th in Lila Cockrell Theater of the Henry B. Gonzales Convention Center.

Lockhart studies bass clarinet privately with Kate Whaley of Arlington. She has also studied with Dr. Ann Hung of Fort Worth.