AWARD RECIPIENTS 2022

2022 Student Award Recipients​​
Senior Awards:​
  • Louis Armstrong Jazz Award - The Armstrong Award goes to one senior musician, performing in the jazz band elected by their peers. The recipient represents the highest standard of musicianship and leadership in the jazz program.  This award goes to: Alex Garcia
  • National School Orchestra Award - The National School Orchestra Award goes to one senior musician, performing in orchestra, elected by their peers. The recipient represents the highest standard of musicianship and leadership in a school orchestra.  This award goes to: George Swanney
  • John Philip Sousa Award - The Sousa Award goes to one senior band member elected by their peers. The recipient represents the highest standard of musicianship and leadership in a school band.  This award goes to: Megan Gierula

Other Student Awards: 
  • MSBOA Scholar Instrumentalist Award
    • Band: Colin Czarnik
    • Orchestra: Jordan Eyster
  • Richard Perkins Award:  Sam Pierce
  • ​Woody Herman Jazz Award: Eleanor Wisniewski
  • Orchestra Director’s Award: Julia Harris
  • Patrick S. Gilmore Award:
    • Amy Liu
    • Hayden Natinsky

2022 Booster All Stars

The following graduating parent volunteers have shown extraordinary dedication to our band & orchestra by volunteering, promoting, planning, cleaning, serving, outfitting, and cheering for our instrumental music students and school.  For this, we give our sincerest thanks to:

  • Jon and Lisa Liu

  • Kate Dukhan

  • Michele Mester

  • Vilma and Warren Dennis

  • Rose Castilla and Ricardo Caudillo

  • Charlene Govaere


Band & Orchestra
​AWARDS OPEN HOUSE 2022
Tuesday, May 31, 2022
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
VFW Park Pavilion |  1545 E Lincoln Ave.  |  Royal Oak, MI 48067


​Students in all Bands, Orchestras and Ensembles and their families are invited to this free event. All students are recognized.

ROYAL OAK HIGH SCHOOL BAND & ORCHESTRA BOOSTERS