Student News

Congratulations!

  • Sejla Simon, winner of the ‘Outstanding Achievement’ award in the December 2010 String Juries
  • Thieres Brandini, winner of the ‘Honorable Achievement’ award in the December 2010 String Juries
  • Romina Monsanto, winner of the 2010 William T. Gower Concerto Competition
  • Sejla Simon was awarded the ‘Honorable Mention’ for her performance in the 2010 William T. Gower Concerto Competition
  • The USM Symphony Orchestra Cello Section was awarded the title of “The Best Orchestra Section 2009-1010
  • Marcos Sanches, winner of the ‘Significant Improvement’ award in the May 2010 String Juries
  • Mariana Aldana won a contract with the Meridian Symphony Orchestra, August 2009
  • Ana Critsina Abrantes won a contract with the Meridian Symphony Orchestra, August 2009
  • Fernando Vargas, winner of the ‘Honorable Achievement’ award in the December 2009 String Juries
  • Dennis Leoni, winner of the ‘Significant Improvement’ award in the December 2009 String Juries
  • Romina Monsanto, winner of  the Third Place in the 2009 Mississippi Symphony Young Artist Concerto Competition in Jackson
  • Mauricio Garcia has been appointed a string instructor in the  Kipp Sharp School in Houston, TX
  • Ursula Miethe, winner of the ‘Honorable Achievement’ award in the May 2009 String Juries
  • Romina Monsanto, winner of the ‘Significant Improvement’ award in the December 2008 String Juries
  • Laura Mac-Knight was awarded the Honorable Mention in the 2008 William T. Gower Concerto Competition
  • Marco Tulio Alvarez has been appointed the principal cellist of the Orquesta Filarmonica de Honduras, Fall 2008
  • Taylis Fernandez won a contract with the Mississippi Symphony Orchestra in Jackson, Spring 2008
  • Mayara Velasquez won a contract with the Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra, September, 2008
  • Taylis Fernandez, winner of the ‘Outstanding Achievement’ award in the May 2008 String Juries
  • Mayara Velasquez, sophomore cello student, recipient of the ‘Honorable Achievement’ award in the May 2008 String Juries
  • Ursula Miethe, winner of the First Place in the Mississippi Music Teachers Association's String Competition, Junior-Senior category, March 2008
  • Geneses Oliveira was awarded the Honorable Mention in the Mississippi Music Teachers Association's String Competition, March 2008