KMEA All-State
Middle Level Choir

KCDA Treble Honor Choir & KMEA Middle Level Choir
Century II Concert Hall
Feb. 28 - 4:45 PM
All Seats - General Admission - $7.00
WichitaTix Box Office

Jacob Narverud
2020 KMEA All-State Middle Level Choir Conductor


Jacob Narverud is an American composer, arranger/orchestrator, and conductor. A native of Meriden, Kansas, Narverud is now based in New York where he is the music director of the Molloy College Chamber Singers and professor of conducting. Dr. Narverud has taught at both secondary and collegiate levels, most recently as the Director of Choral Activities at Emporia State University where he conducted the A Cappella Choir, founded the Tallgrass Chamber Choir, and taught courses in secondary choral methods and conducting.
With a background in musical theater, instrumental, and choral music, Narverud is a sought-after composer and an active guest conductor/clinician for All-State choirs across the country. He has been commissioned to write new works for ensembles in Mississippi, Illinois, Iowa, Colorado, Kansas, Missouri, Texas, Ohio, New York, Oregon, and Connecticut. Jake holds degrees from the Conservatory of Music & Dance at the University of Missouri-Kansas City (DMA, MM, Choral Conducting) and Emporia State University (BM, Vocal Performance). His compositions and arrangements are published by Santa Barbara, Alliance, Alfred, Carl Fischer, G. Schirmer, Wingert-Jones, Lawson-Gould, Shawnee Press, and Hal Leonard.

2019-20 Selected Participants

Alternates are listed below.
School Name Voice
Abilene MS
  Warren Campbell Tenor
  Theodore Hayes Bass
  Jacobi Robinson Tenor
Andover Central MS
  Hayden Cushenberry Bass
  Goldie Lane Alto
Ashland Jr/Sr HS
  Piper Klaker Soprano
Baldwin City-Baldwin JH
  Jillian McLaren Alto
  Bailey Smith Soprano
Basehor-Linwood MS
  Mycah Benton Soprano
  Jazzy Harris Soprano
  Ethan Oehlert Tenor
  Alyiah Shirley Soprano
  Colin Sims Tenor
  Christian Ware Tenor
Chanute-Royster MS
  Jeanette Guernsey Alto
  Violet Stich Alto
Chapman MS
  Justin Blocker Bass
  Ethan Hamilton Tenor
  Mehki Wyma Bass
Cimarron JH
  Dakota Smith Bass
Concordia Jr/Sr HS
  Payton Breese Tenor
Elbing-Berean Academy
  Kate Roseberry Alto
Emporia MS
  Natalie Denton Alto
Fort Riley MS
  Kirsten Conover Alto
Garden City-Horace Good MS
  Ignacio Perez Bass
Garden Plain Elem.
  Hayden Graves Alto
Gardner-Pioneer Ridge MS
  Celine Carter Soprano
  Robert Ratcliffe Bass
Gardner-Trail Ridge MS
  Libby Fry Alto
  Jack Lloyd Bass
  Samantha Scoggins Soprano
Gardner-Wheatridge MS
  Jack Fortner Tenor
  Caroline Kuzma Alto
  Joe Rogers Bass
Goddard MS
  Alex Villegas Bass
Goddard-Eisenhower MS
  Kylie Anderson Soprano
  Olivia Hall Soprano
  Ella Kamke Soprano
Goessel Jr/Sr HS
  Riley Hartvickson Tenor
Halstead Schools
  Domonique Schutte Soprano
Hays MS
  Samantha Albin Soprano
  Brynn Kinderknect Soprano
Healy School
  Aiden Handlin Bass
Hugoton MS
  Danica Amerin Soprano
  Tobias Grubbs Tenor
  Seth Mason Tenor
  Bryan Montoya Tenor
Hutchinson MS
  Natalie Jones Alto
  Addison Terry Alto
Junction City MS
  Truman Fortner Tenor
  LuCasey Hammock Alto
  Arianna Lindsey Alto
  Sean Powers Bass
  Madelyn Salay Alto
Kingman MS
  Thane Patterson Bass
Lansing MS
  Austin Strehlow Bass
  Mak Torres Soprano
Lawrence-Billy Mills MS
  Cooper Grant Tenor
  Brady Stark Bass
Leawood MS
  Maggie Ruckman Soprano
Lenexa-Holy Trinity Catholic School
  Kate McKinzie Alto
Lindsborg-Smoky Valley MS
  Brynna Anderson Soprano
Meade Elem./JH
  Trent Roberts Bass
Norton JH
  Traeven Mordecai Tenor
Olathe-California Trail MS
  Duncan Black Tenor
  Tai Fenton Tenor
  Ben Kameta Bass
  Curran Mock Tenor
  Delainey Mock Alto
  Luke Peterson Tenor
  Samuel Rose Tenor
  Leah Steger Alto
  Maddy Tate Alto
Olathe-Chisholm Trail MS
  Morgyn Miesner Soprano
  Kaden Slaven Tenor
  Nathaniel Vanhooser Tenor
Olathe-Frontier Trail MS
  Julianna Bowles Soprano
  Colin Kaberline Tenor
  Nicole Redmond Soprano
  Reagan Stelting Soprano
Olathe-Heritage Christian Academy
  Randall Marcum Bass
  Elise Parr Alto
  Juliana Parr Alto
Olathe-Mission Trail MS
  Kolby Brown Soprano
  Jacob Durant Bass
  Evan McCoy Bass
Olathe-Pioneer Trail MS
  Jacob Cummings Tenor
Olathe-Prairie Trail MS
  Elizabeth Aberle Alto
  Julia Beveridge Alto
  Hannah Brunner Alto
  Addison Lowe Alto
  Megan Mixdorf Soprano
  Sydney Morgan Soprano
  Leah Pal Soprano
  Madison Puppe Soprano
Olathe-Santa Fe Trail MS
  Ashton Ross Tenor
  Hannah Rupert Alto
  Trey Trawicki Bass
Olathe-Summit Trail MS
  Allison Ellsworth Soprano
  Kendall Ficken Soprano
  Victoria Miringu Soprano
  Josh Rawlings Bass
Overland Park-Aubry Bend MS
  Mia Cabrera-Davila Soprano
  Emma Smith Alto
Overland Park-Harmony MS
  Antonio Bianchi Bass
  Ziv Cohen Bass
Overland Park-Indian Woods MS
  Jovan Bajich Bass
  Corbin Beechner Tenor
  Gwyneth Brown Alto
  Benjamin Gachuri Bass
Overland Park-Lakewood MS
  Carson Flake Bass
  Laikyn Large Soprano
  Mason Seaberg Bass
  Owen Shaw Bass
Overland Park-Pleasant Ridge MS
  Ethan Yuwono Bass
Overland Park-Westridge MS
  Serenity Benitez Alto
  Faryn Clevenger Alto
  Max Dolphino Bass
  Scott Duff Tenor
  Lauren Edeal Alto
  John Ewy Tenor
  Lily Heffner Soprano
  TJ Hendrix Bass
  Ayden Johnson Tenor
  Sydney Knoche Soprano
  Ava Myers Alto
  Michael Nemechek Bass
  Penelope Oliver Soprano
  Kaitlyn Rongish Alto
  Mason Schultz Bass
  Cooper Stein Tenor
  Campbell Walbert Alto
Paxico MS
  Cole Frank Tenor
Paxico-Wabaunsee JH
  Caden Frank Tenor
Perry Lecompton MS
  Lara Mano Alto
Prairie Village-Indian Hills MS
  Beck Jones Tenor
  Layla Ledford Alto
  Charlie Mann Tenor
  William Mann Tenor
  Elsie McLain Alto
  Emma Molteni Soprano
  Wyatt Moon Bass
  Gabriella Ribeiro Soprano
  Cecilia Swope Alto
  Olivia Thompson Alto
  Curtis Wilson Tenor
Riverton MS
  Brinley Boyes Soprano
  Bethany Hilderbrand Soprano
  Dillon Leggett Tenor
  Trenton Pliler Tenor
Russell-Ruppenthal MS
  Nathan Henderson Bass
  Thomas Pummell Bass
Salina South MS
  Isabel Fulkerson Alto
Shawnee-Maranatha Christian Academy
  Peter Heddings Bass
  Graden Oswald Bass
St. George-Rock Creek Jr/Sr HS
  Lizzie Haller Soprano
Sterling JH
  Zain Kateley Tenor
  Waylon Schmidt Tenor
  Adam Schweizer Bass
Stilwell-Blue Valley MS
  Riley Carlson Soprano
Wichita-Pleasant Valley MS
  Pedro Soto Bass

Alternates

School Name Voice
Garden City-Horace Good MS
  Charlene Pineda Alto
Haven MS
  Sadie Estill Alto
Hugoton MS
  Roman Miller Bass
Junction City MS
  Kylee Powell Alto
Leawood-St. Michael the Archangel Catholic School
  Sophia Zacharias Soprano
Lenexa-Holy Trinity Catholic School
  Mira Marquis Soprano
Olathe-Pioneer Trail MS
  Justin Higgins Tenor
Overland Park-Aubry Bend MS
  Elena Wood Tenor
Overland Park-Indian Woods MS
  Galen Coffman Bass
Shawnee-Maranatha Christian Academy
  Julie Aragon Soprano
Wichita-Pleasant Valley MS
  Evinn Cervantes Bass
KMEA In-Service Workshop
February 27-29, 2020
Century II Convention Center
Wichita, KS