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Blair students win at MTNA national competition

The 2016-17 MTNA National Competition was held March 17-20 in Baltimore, Md. To compete at nationals, musicians have already won their state and regional divisions. Several Blair School musicians competed, and brought home national honors: Mary Grace Johnson, violin, took first place in the strings category of the Young Artist Performance competition. Johnson is a…

Posted on Tuesday, March 21, 2017 in , ,

Aetas Trio heads to MTNA national comptition

The Aetas Trio, which consists of Blair School undergraduate students Matthew Lammers, violin, Ann Yeh, cello, and Marissa Uchimura, piano, won the regional Music Teachers National Association division competition, which was held at the University of Louisville in Louisville, Ky., on January 18. The trio will go on to compete in the MTNA national division…

Posted on Thursday, January 23, 2014 in , , ,

Berlin Philharmonic Wind Quintet

News and happenings from the Blair School of Music

Blair’s Newest Artists-in-Residence In January, the Blair School of Music announced a partnership with the Berlin Philharmonic Wind Quintet as the school’s newest artists-in-residence. The world’s most celebrated wind quintet has completed its original planned three-year residency at Blair, with highly successful and well-attended concerts and master classes in 2010–11, 2011–12 and 2012–13. This residency…

Posted on Friday, September 20, 2013 in , , , , ,

Blair students take top honors at prestigious MTNA competition

At the annual MTNA (Music Teachers National Association) Southern Division Finals, several Blair students took honors, and one student ensemble will move on to the national competition in March. The Southern Division competition was held January 18-21 at the University of North Carolina-Greensboro, in Greensboro, N.C. Most notably, the Music City Trio, a piano trio…

Posted on Tuesday, January 29, 2013 in , , ,