Several Ashland University voice students were award winners at the Great Lakes Regional National Association of teachers of Singing (NATS) competition on March 5, 2011. All participating students performed before judges and received comments regarding their singing.
The following students placed in their categories:
Lower College Musical Theatre: Katie Mounts (Honorable Mention)
Freshman College Men: Derek Jackenheimer (1st place)
Junior College Women: Chanae Curtis (2nd place)
Katie is a Music and Musical Theatre major from Greenwich; Derek is a music education major from Ashland, and Chanae is a junior music major from Cleveland Heights.
Attending the NATS Regional with these students were 2 of Ashland University’s voice instructors, Dione Parker Bennett and Denise Milner Howell.
Congratulations to all!