All-region orchestra

Thirteen string students from the Music Preparatory Division of the Stephen F. Austin State University School of Music recently performed as part of the all-region middle and high school orchestras in the annual January concert in Tyler. Pictured, from left, front row, are Sam Alders, Gracie Milem, Megan Hutchison, Rebecca Hooper and Payton Andrews; second row, Drew Alders, Oksana Orlov, Jessica Skidmore and Miranda Kunk; third row, Jason Williams and Parker Andrews; fourth row, Kelsey Kunk and Rebecca Russell; and top row, Gene H. Moon, director of orchestral activities at SFA. Williams and Parker Andrews will perform with the all-state orchestras in San Antonio Saturday, Feb. 14.