Sep 25, 2019

2020 Ohio Music Education Association Selections

Several students from Pickerington High School Central and North have been selected for 2020 Ohio Music Education (OMEA) All-State and All-Region Ensembles.

Students are selected for OMEA Ensembles via a very competitive audition process that uses advanced collegiate and professional level repertoire. Selectees will rehearse and perform with their OMEA All-State Ensemble at the OMEA Professional Development Conference in Cincinnati, OH, January 29-31, 2020.

9 students selected for 2020 OMEA ensembles

Front Row (L-R): Andrew Parulekar, Anna Martin, Emmie Hess, Kathy Zhong
Back Row (L-R): Mei Jira, Abby Place, Adrienne Ward, Ben Miller, Corinna Moesle


Pickerington North Band All-State Students 

Emmie Hess, Percussion

Anna Martin, Percussion

Ben Miller, Percussion

Adrienne Ward, Clarinet

Kathy Zhong, Clarinet

Andrew Parulekar, Clarinet (Alternate)


Fun fact: PHSN Band has had 60 All-State musicians since the opening of the school in 2003.


Pickerington North Orchestra

OMEA South Central All-Region Orchestra:

      Mei Jira, Viola

      Corinna Moesle, Cello

OMEA All-State Orchestra:

      Corinna Moesle, Cello


Pickerington Central Choir All-State Students

      Abby Place, Alto


Congratulations to all of these very talented Pickerington students!