WHS students make All-State Jazz Ensemble band

Waxahachie High School hosted the Region 20 All-Region Jazz Auditions on Saturday, Sept. 18. We are thrilled to congratulate the following students for earning a chair in the top band and earning the opportunity to record for the All-State Jazz Ensemble. 


1st Band (**Recording for All-State) 

Dhruval Rangrej — Alto Sax, 2nd Chair** 

Ben Sambell — Tenor Sax, 1st Chair** 

Cole Spitzer — Tenor Sax, 2nd Chair** 

Danil Pak — Bari Sax, 1st Chair** 

Charlie Autry — Trumpet, 2nd Chair** 

Austin Smith — Trumpet, 5th Chair** 

Austin Bacon —Trombone, 2nd Chair** 

Chance Knight —Trombone, 4th Chair 

Joshua Otero — Bass Trombone, 1st Chair** 

Nick Evans-Drums —2nd Chair** 

group of teen boys holding brass horns

Back: Chance Knight, Cole Spitzer, Austin Bacon, Charlie Autry, Ben Sambell 

Front: Joshua Otero, Austin Smith, Nick Evans, Dhruval Rangrej, Danil Pak