Joe Gorrell, a senior at Cocke County High School, recently out performed all trombone
players in the East Tennessee Schools Band and Orchestra Associationís All State East
Senior Clinic in Gatlinburg. This marked the second year Gorrell has been tabbed as the
best in East Tennessee.
|Published: 8:00 PM, 02/07/2014
||Last updated: 8:05 AM, 02/10/2014
Author: Staff Report
Source: The Newport Plain Talk
Joe Gorrell, a senior
at Cocke County High School, has an uncommon distinction that he and his fellow band members are
very proud to state, according to CCHS Band Director Pat Mason.
is the best high school trombone player in East Tennessee. Not to toot his own horn, Gorrell won
the distinction fair and square in competition against the finest players East Tennessee had to
In fact, this is the second time in as many years that Gorrell
has out performed all comers in auditions that test every aspect of a studentís musical background
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