by Isla Huffadine

Rockquest 'Best Song Award' winners

Congratulations to the St Hilda’s band, Fire Escape, for winning the ZM Best Song Award in the Otago region of Rockquest for their song “Staying Afloat”! The band consists of Darcia Heath (drums), Madaline Homer (guitar), Thanuja Luxmanan (vocals), Katie Moore (bass), Lydia Tumaru (keyboard). The band also had input from Holly Hesson and previous student Olivia Aide.

Fire Escape Band — Image by: Isla Huffadine

Rockquest is an original music and performance competition for Years 9-13 high school and entries this year were via video. Our girls did extremely well to will this prize for their first ever Rockquest and have a promising musical future ahead of them. See the video entries for Rockquest here.