Thursday, April 21, 2016

CSU students win three categories at Atlanta Music Club auditions

Three Schwob School of Music students received first place in their categories in the Atlanta Music Club scholarship auditions held February 27, 2016 at the Ray Charles Performance Arts Center at Morehouse College. Congratulations to all the winners and to their professors!
2016 Scholarship Winners
Category E:   (undergraduate instrumental)
Sophie Wang (violin student of Sergiu Schwartz)
Category G:   (graduate keyboard)
Mari Ito (piano student of Alexander Kobrin)
Category H:    (graduate instrumental)
Yidan Zhang (violin student of Sergiu Schwartz)
The Atlanta Music Club is endowed to support talented local music students each year through scholarship grants. These grants are paid directly to the student’s choice of music educational institution. Each year during our scholarship competition event, student applicants perform for experienced judges who then select the winners. http://atlantamusicclub.org/



Monday, April 11, 2016

Guitar students excel at Appalachian Guitarfest

Three Columbus State students won or placed at the Appalachian Guitarfest competition results held in early April. In Division I, 1st prize was awarded to Ying Xu (freshman), 2nd to Noe Garcia (MM), and 3rd to Schwob alumnus Colin Fullerton. In Division II, Dragos Ilie (freshman) won 1st prize. Congratulations to these students and their professor, Dr. Andrew Zohn!

http://music.appstate.edu/news-events/guitarfest/competition-0

2011 Columbus State University