Auri Bolton, left, and Dr. Jeffery Redding.Auri Bolton was selected to sing with the Texas All State Junior High Mixed Choir, sponsored by the Texas Choral Directors Association in San Antonio in late July. Auri sang with a choir of 250 outstanding singers from throughout the state of Texas.

She was selected through a highly competitive audio audition process. She is pictured with the guest conductor, Dr. Jeffery Redding of Orlando, Fla.

Auri has sung with BAYS since second grade and has been selected in the past for the TCDA All State Elementary Honor Choir and ACDA national honor choirs.

She is currently entering grade 8, is homeschooled, and sings in the BAYS Concert Choir and Bel Canto.