The Guild of the Birmingham Music Club awarded Anna Lee the Penelope Cunningham Voice Scholarship and the Walter Sechriest Best Performance Award for 2017.
Lower Level High School Women (Classical)
1st Place – Caroline Oldfather
Finalist – Belle Morris
1st Year College/Independent Studio Women (Classical)
1st Place – Anna Lee
4th Year College/Independent Studio Women (Classical)
Semi-Finalist – Emma Britton
Advanced College/Independent Studio Men (Classical)
1st Place – Tyler Henderson
Anna Lee was honored as a 2015–2016 MTNA Senior Performance National Winner after winning second place in San Antonio Texas. All national results can be found at http://www.mtna.org/programs/
Alabama All State Choral Festival
Ars Nova had two students participate in the Alabama All State Choral Festival in Birmingham recently. Congratulations to Olivia Heller for placing top 50 voices in the SSA choir and to Leah Boyd for taking the top honor of Outstanding Female Choral Student.
Ars Nova students were the big winners at the January 30 Alabama Federation of Music Clubs (AFMC) Junior Auditions! Of the 6 competitors in the Women’s Vocal division, Leah Boyd placed second and Angela Allison placed first.