Macksville High flute player, Sophie Filbert was selected as first chair in her second consecutive trip to KMEA Honor Band.

Macksville's Sophie Filbert, who is quite active in various school and community activities, recently had the distinction of making the Kansas Music Education Association’s District V Honor Band for the second year in a row.

She was selected as first chair flutist.

She performed in concert with the regional band on Sat, Dec. 5. The concert was held at Dodge City High School.

Coming in the near future, Sophie will be having a live audition in hopes of making the KMEA State Honor Band.

The band will perform during the KMEA Convention held at Century II in Wichita this February.