Augusta Nafziger has participated in three past Bach Festival choruses, in addition to singing a solo in Mendelssohn’s Elijah at the 2014 festival. She is a head chorister in the Shenandoah Valley Children’s Choir and was the soloist for the choir’s viral “Shenandoah” video, created in 2016 for the National Park Service’s centennial celebration. A rising junior at Fort Defiance High School, Augusta has had roles in Fort Defiance musicals such as Once On This Island and In The Heights. She also participates in advanced chorus, student council, Key Club, cross country, tennis, and other extracurricular activities.