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2 MHS students receive prestigious music awards
Pictured from left are Maggie Setterstrom and Ellis Erb, who each received the prestigious Exemplary Soloist Award. Setterstrom's parents are Mark and Deb Setterstrom of Monroe. Erb's parents are Robert and Wendy Erb of Monroe. (Photo supplied)
MONROE - Monroe High School students attended the Wisconsin State Music Association Solo and Ensemble Festival and performed for ratings from one to five with "one" signifying a great performance. No student from MHS received any lower than a rating of two. Two students became the first from MHS ever to be nominated for and awarded the "Exemplary Soloist Award" during the festival: senior soprano Ellis Erb and sophomore flutist Maggie Setterstrom.