A CSU String Quartet coached by Professor Boris Abramov was named First-Place Winner among nine state winners competing in the MTNA Southern Division string chamber music competition, held in January at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville. Violinists Sophie Wang and McClaran Hayes, violist Mario Rivera, and cellist John Rogler advanced to the MTNA national finals to take place in Las Vegas. .
Freshman horn student Allison Webb, a student of Professor Anna Dodd, was First-Place Winner in the Senior Brass Division at the same Southern Division competition with her solo recital and also will advance to the MTNA finals in Las Vegas. Congratulations to all!