Art and Music Recognition
Seth Waldron member of All-National Honors Mixed Choir
Congratulations goes out to Livonia Senior Seth Waldron, who has been chosen for the National Association for Music Education's (NAfME) All-National Honors Mixed Choir. Seth is one of only 281 vocalists from 49 states, and one of only two tenor twos from the entire state. Seth will be traveling to Disney's Coronado Springs Resort in November and will perform with the "best of the best" from across the United States.
Seth Waldron is an active member of the Livonia music and theater program. Seth has earned perfect scores on two Level VI All State Vocal solos- earning him spots in Area All State and Conference All State choruses in 2016, and this year in the NAfME All National Honor Choir. This past school year, Seth played the Baker in Livonia’s production of “Into the Woods,” and also played Gaston in “Beauty and the Beast” in 2016’s production. In addition to Chorus and Vocal Ensemble, he is in the school’s Wind Ensemble, Jazz Lab, and is a member of the Varsity Swim Team.
The All-National Honor Ensembles performers represent collaboration and creativity in its highest musical form. The All-National Honor Ensembles consist of a concert band, symphony orchestra, mixed choir, and jazz ensemble. Students were chosen through an audition process. The concert band and symphony orchestra will each have 155 and 152 instrumentalists respectively, the jazz ensemble 21 instrumentalists, and the mixed choir 281 vocalists. Eligible students have qualified for their state-level honor ensemble program and competed against top students for a spot in these national honor ensembles.