KCYPE Hall of fame

Continuing the tradition of Excellence.  The Success of the KCYPE members shows in their other accomplishments through their local school program.  Below is a list of present and past KCYPE members and some of their other achievements

KCYPE Spring Concert 7 April 2019 Blue Valley NW HS

KCYPE Spring Concert 7 April 2019 Blue Valley NW HS

 
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Josh robinson

Blue Valley NorthWest HS

KCYPE Member since 2018

KS District Band 2018 Mallets

KS State Orchestra 2019 Mallets

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Ani Ammula

Blue Valley HS

KCYPE Member 2019

KS District Honor Band 2018 Snare Drum

KS State Honor Band 2019 Mallets

Pursuing Computer Engineering at University of Illinois Champagne-Urbana

 
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tom fabing

Gardner Edgerton HS

KCYPE Member since 7th grade

KS Phillip Sousa Band 2013

KS DIstrict Band 2016-2018 (1st. Chair SD)

KS State Band 2017-2018

National Youth Honor Band 2017

Pursuing Music Performance and Education At Kansas University

 
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Alex Sharkey

Smithville HS (Missouri)

KCYPE Member since 2018

MO NW MS District Honor Band 2015

MO NW HS Honor Band 2017 Mallets, 2018 Mallets/timpani

MO All State Honor Band 2017 2nd Alternate, 2018 Mallets, 2019 Mallets

UMKC Honor Band 2018,2019 first chair

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Brandon wells

Blue Valley North West HS

KCYPE Member since 7th grade

KS District Band 2017-2018

KS State Band 2018 (5th Chair SD)

Pursuing Music Education at KS State University

 
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josh lopeman

St. James Academy

KCYPE Member Since 3rd grade

KS State Sousa Band- 6th grade

KS District Band 2016, 2017

KS State Band 2018 (3rd Chair SD)

Fountain City Brass Band- 2012-2017

 
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helena (H) Kopp

Shawnee Mission South HS

KCYPE Member Since 2018

KS District Band 2017-2018

KS State Band 2018 1st Chair Mallets

 
 

Zaid gratz

De Soto HS

KCYPE Member 2011-2017

KS DIstrict Band- 2014-2015

KS State Band 2015-2016

Shooting Stars Competition- Finalist WW and Perc. division

Fountain City Brass Band 2013-2017

Currently Attending Baker University, Majoring Bio-Cheminstry 

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nicholas velicer

Shawnee Mission South HS

KCYPE Member Since 7th Grade

KS District Band 2016, 2017 (1st Chair Timpani)

KS State Band 2017, 2018 (1st chair Timpani)

KS District Jazz Band Drum set 2018

KS State Jazz Band Drum Set 2019

Attending Kansas University Honors College for Computer Science

 

ty caffrey

Maranatha Christian Academy

KCYPE Member Since 2016

KS District Band 2016, 2017

KS State Band 2017, 2018 (1st chair mallets)

Pursuing Computer Engineering At KS State University

 

jonathon huhn

Shawnee Mission South HS

KCYPE Member 2012-2017

KS District Band 2016, 2017 (1st chair SD, !st chair timp)

KS State Band 2017, (4th chair SD, Alt Timp)

SMS Masterworks soloist performed  "Raised the Roof" with SMS Band

Currently at K-State pursuing Entrepreneurship B.A 

 
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nicholas wright

Spring Hill HS

KCYPE member 2016-2017

KS District Band 2015-2016

KS State Band 2016-2017

KS State Jazz Band 2017

Great Plains Marimba Competition- Semi Finalist

Southwestern College Day of Percussion, Marimba Competition- 1st Place

Currently attends Kansas University as Music Performance Major

 
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ben shaw

Shawnee Mission South HS

KCYPE Member since 7th Grade

KS District Band 2017-2018 (1st Chair Timpani) (Mallets)

KS State Band 2018 (Mallets)

KS State Sousa Band 2014-2016

STCO Vice President 2019-2020

brenton wilden

Gardner Edgerton HS

KCYPE Member since 7th grade

KS State Sousa Band 2015-2017

 
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matthew greer

Blue Valley HS

KCYPE Member since 2017

KS State Sousa Band 2015-2017

KS District band 2018 (1st Chair Timpani)

KS State Band 2019 (1st Chair Timpani)

 

sam waggoner

Blue Valley North HS

KCYPE Member Since 6th grade

KS District Band 2nd Alternate (Snare)

KS State Sousa Band 2017