|Allison, as Rosie the Riveter, keeps a sharp lookout for sabotage on the June 16, 2009, Roseville Big Band concert.|
|Allison sang the LaVerne Andrews part on "Ac-cent-tchu-ate the Positive" during the Roseville Big Band's June 9, 2009, rehearsal.|
|Emily and Anna joined Allison on the Roseville Big Band's June 16, 2009, concert to sing the parts originally recorded by the Andrews Sisters with Bing Crosby on "Ac-cent-tchu-ate the Positive."|
Allison is a member of the Champlin Park High School (CPHS) class of 2011. She sings in the Concert Choir and plays clarinet in the Symphonic Band at CPHS.
Allison was a member of the Central Minnesota Band Director's Association 9th and 10th grade Honors band two years in a row.
You might recognize Allison from some of her musical and theatrical performances. In 7th grade she played Portia (one of the stepsisters) in Cinderella, and in 8th grade she performed the role of Laurey in Oklahoma! At CPHS she was a member of the chorus for the 2008 production of Man of LaMancha and was a cast member for Ovation 2008: British Invasion and Ovation 2009: Swing Time! On the June 16, 2009, Roseville Big Band concert, Allison sang on "Ac-cent-tchu-ate the Positive" and portrayed the title role in "Rosie the Riveter," two of her featured numbers from Ovation 2009.
Here's Allison in the title role of "Rosie the Riveter" on the Roseville Big Band concert: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UC9vf3ppXjo and in Ovation 2009: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=di7dXrerJqs
And here's Allison singing "Ac-cent-tchu-ate the Positive" with William Rice, Anna Hyytinen, Emily Huemann and the Roseville Big Band: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n8p5OOnFf9M