Sometimes solos pay off big for musicians.
Killdeer’s Marc Osantowski finished the recent state music competition with a star rating for his tuba solo.
He performed the “Ancient Ayre”, a piece composed by John Barrett.
In addition to Osantowski, Killdeer had another performer competing at the state competition.
Molly Nies was given a 1 rating for her solo flute performance of Nino Rota by composer Pyotr Tchaikovsky.