KHS Students selected as Texas All-State musicians

Kaufman ISD’s Sherlyn Perdomo (left) and Gerardo Rocha (right) are selected to perform in the Texas All-State band, achieving the highest honor for a high school musician.

Sherlyn Perdomo, sophomore flute, and Gerardo Rocha, sophomore trombone, will perform with the Texas All-State 4A Symphonic Band in San Antonio, Saturday, Feb. 11 at the Henry B. González Convention Center as part of the 2023 Texas Music Educators Association (TMEA) Clinic/Convention.

Perdomo and Rocha were chosen for this prestigious honor through a competitive process held this year across the state at district, region, and area levels. Perdomo is a private student of Christie Conaway. She is the child of Sandra Diaz and Douglas Perdomo. Rocha is a private student of Noah Dorsey. He is the child of Martha Galvan and Elias Rocha. Both students play at Kaufman High School under the direction of Gerardo Loya who is a member of TMEA, a more than 14,000-member organization headquartered in Austin. This is Perdomo and Rocha’s first time to perform as members of a TMEA All-State organization.

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