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Lineup released for Precollege Chamber Music Recital, 2 p.m. April 28

The Blair School’s precollege chamber music program wraps up its Spring 2013 season with a diverse concert program at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 28, in Steve & Judy Turner Recital Hall. Nine ensembles will perform, followed by a reception. The concert program features: Jenna Mangum, violin; Jonathan Hearn, oboe; and Rebecca Rousseau, piano Coaches: Roger…

Posted on Tuesday, April 23, 2013 in , , ,

Recent precollege program awards and honors

Joy Fan won the Kentucky MTNA Junior Strings Division. Joy is a student of Connie Heard. Chloe Harvel, violin, won honorable mention in Junior Strings at the MTNA Southern Division competition in January 2013. Chloe is a student of Carolyn Huebl. Nolan Harvel, guitar, won the Columbus State Guitar Symposium Division III (grades 8 &…

Posted on Wednesday, March 6, 2013 in , , ,

Blair precollege students take top prizes at Nashville Symphony Curb Concerto Competition

Blair School of Music precollege violin student Mary Grace Johnson won the Nashville Symphony Curb Concerto Competition on March 3, 2013, in the final round of three performers. Johnson will perform the first movement of Samuel Barber’s Violin Concerto, Op. 14, with the Nashville Symphony and Curb Youth Symphony at the free Side-by-Side concert in…

Posted on Tuesday, March 5, 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 , , ,

2013-14 precollege scholarship applications available – deadline is MARCH 15

Every year, the Blair School of Music awards more than $200,000 in merit and need-based scholarship awards to young students for music lessons, classes and ensembles. Scholarships are awarded to students ages 6-18 by audition. Each department holds auditions in early April. Download the scholarship application here.

Posted on Friday, January 25, 2013 in ,