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If you used your ears and followed the sound of music this weekend it would have led you to Beaverton’s Mountainside High School for the 2023 OSAA/OnPoint Community Credit Union State Solo Music Championships.

The talents of hundreds of students from across the state were on full display. Performances went on all day long and musical notes rang through the halls, as these young virtuosos battled for a title.

Westview and West Salem led the way with wins in three categories each, while Lincoln, Parkrose, David Douglas, Wilsonville and West Linn each won two.

In total, 17 different schools claimed a winner over 26 categories in total.

The winners of each category are below, with a full list of results available here.


Alto Voice: Lucy Ferguson, Cleveland

Baritone Voice: Leif Olsen, Lincoln

Bass Voice: Luke Palau, Sam Barlow

Bassoon: Katelyn Nguyen, Parkrose

Cello: Sarah Lee, Westview

Clarinet: Quintin Willette, Corvallis

Euphonium: Erin Shogren, Westview

Flute: Macy Gong, Oregon Episcopal

French Horn: Colton Scott, Sheldon

High Saxophone: Isaiah Hoeft, West Salem

Low Clarinet: Maiken Schmidt, West Salem

Low Saxophone: Sam Banton, McNary

Mallet: Andres Pinzon, David Douglas

Mezzo Voice: Kara Emmett, Wilsonville

Oboe: Mia Hale, Parkrose

Orchestral Snare Drum: Andres Pinzon, David Douglas

Rudimental Snare Drum: Carter Rutherford, Aloha

Soprano Voice: Minntah Haefker, Lincoln

String Bass: Daphne Titterington, West Linn

Tenor Voice: Wyatt Budeau, Wilsonville

Timpani: Luke Wagner, Clackamas

Trombone: Clara Cywinski, Ida B. Wells

Trumpet: Nicholas Peterson-Hunt, West Salem

Tuba: David Buttson, West Linn

Viola: Luke D’Silva, Westview

Violin: Eden Choi, Lake Oswego