Fine & Performing Arts Students

Students Selected for Community Music School Ensembles and Orchestras

Stock photo of violins

Several Ladue School District students have been selected for the Community Music School of Webster University (CMS) orchestras and ensembles. Each group performs several concerts during the school year. The concerts are free and open to the public and are held at the Community Music School Center, 535 Garden Ave. in Webster Groves.

The following Ladue Horton Watkins High School students are members of the CMS Percussion Ensemble: Jacob Cytron, Laura Ewald and Miles Kim. The first Percussion Ensemble concert was held on Dec. 20, 2015, and the next one will be at 7 p.m. on Sunday, April 10, 2016.

Members of the CMS String Orchestra include: Micaela Chyu, violin, Reed Elementary; Matthew Huang, violin, Ladue Fifth Grade Center; Emily Shaw, violin, Ladue FGC; and Jacob Sheldon, viola, Ladue Middle School. CMA String Orchestra concerts will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 17, 2016, and 2 p.m. on Sunday, May 1, 2016.

Ladue School District members of the CMS Young People’s Concert Orchestra include: Megan Bernstein, clarinet, LHWHS; Sarah Eisenman, flute, LHWHS; Ari Gottesman, oboe, LMS; Wesley Lim, violin, LHWHS; Kelly Phung, violin, LHWHS; Pema Childs, violin, LMS; Rebecca Lang, violin, LMS; Lena Liang, violin, LMS; and Daniel Xu, violin, LMS. CMS Young People’s Concert Orchestra concerts will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 24, 2016, and 2 p.m. on Sunday, April 24, 2016.

Ladue School District members of the CMA Young People’s Symphonic Orchestra include Akshay Govindan, violin, LHWHS; Miles Kim, percussion, LHWHS; Evyn Levy, clarinet, LHWHS; Leda Liang, violin, LHWHS; Albert Liu, violin, LHWHS; Benjamin Phung, violin, LHWHS; Joel Rosen, cello, LHWHS; Jennifer Fan, violin, LMS; Shelei Pan, violin, LMS; and Katie Shaw, violin, LMS. CMS Young People’s Symphonic Orchestra concerts will be held at 7 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 24, 2016, and at 7 p.m. on Sunday, May 1, 2016.