NE Pa. Music Teachers Association

HONORS RECITAL-The NE Pa. Music Teachers Association recently held auditions for the annual Dorothy Sutton Festival at Wilkes University Darte Hall where over 100 students auditioned with 2 memorized pieces for adjudication and also took written theory tests for acceptance into an honors recital held October 9. Students receiving a superior in their performance received gold medals, and excellent rated performances received silver medals. Members of NEPMTA participating include: Andrea Bogusko, chairperson for the events; Pamela Carroll, Ray Cramer, Harvey Feldman, Valerie Grabiec, Theory chair, Judith Katra, chairperson, Tom Hrynkiw, Maureen MacDonald, Elizabeth Martindale, Michele Millington, Christina Shimp, Diane Shuleski, Narda Sperrazza, and Pamela Zaremba. Performers row 1 from left, are: Molly Grove, Macelia Bulzoni, Tyler Cleveland, Brady Mullin, Daria Clarke, Shecid Canizares, and Augustin Canizares. Row 2: Joseph Kopko, Patrick Branley, Arushi Solgama, and Ivy Visneski,. Row 3: Luke Gondella, Kevin Cheng, Korina Cheng, Lucy Butkiewicz, Erin Barno, Megan McLaughlin, and Olivia Sellers. Back: Mariam Iukuridze, Layla Howell, James Lanning, Paige Allen, and Philip Gristina.