Mountaintop area students Alex Kline, Kellan Katra and Matthew Marshall received Gold Cup trophies form the National Federation of Music Clubs after performing two memorized pieces for adjudication each year. The 1st Gold Cup requires a minimum of three years and a total of 15 points, the 2nd Gold Cup takes a minimum of six years and 30 points, and the 3rd Gold Cup takes a minimum of nine years and 45 points.
Alex Kline received his 2nd Gold Cup in piano solos, Kellan Katra received her 1st Gold Cup in vocal solos, art songs and 1st Gold Cup in vocal solos, and music Theatre. Matthew marshall received his 3rd Gold Cup in piano solos. All three study under Andrea Bogusko, also of Mountaintop.
Other Mountaintop area students who received Gold Cup trophies were Erin Barno, Judith Katra, teacher; Meghan demeglio, Laura Anderson, teacher; Eli and Mikayla Dove, Bogusko, teacher; Alyssa Golden, Wesley Mahler, Katra, teacher; Alexa Martino, Joanne Monfiletto, Arden Morgans, Gwyn Shermanski, Gary Smith, Abigail and Sharon Truschel and Larissa Boguski.
Teachers or students interested in participating in federation Festival may contact Andrea Bogusko at Boguskomusicco@hotmail.comor
call 829-3679 for further information.