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Music scholarship auditions to be held April 2

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Music scholarship auditions to be held April 2

By Stephanie Caffall

Thatcher, AZ—The Music Department will be holding auditions on Saturday, April 2, 2011, from 9 am to 4 pm in the EAC choir and band rooms, for scholarships in the 2011-2012 academic year.

“We endeavor to help as many students with financial aid as we can,” says Dr. Bruce Bishop, choir director and Music Department head. “EAC has scholarship money available for students in music, so students wanting financial assistance should come to this audition.”

Interested students should contact the instructor in charge of their instrument anytime before March 30, 2011, to schedule an audition time:

Vocalists and pianists —contact Bruce Bishop at (928) 428-8464

Instrumentalists—contact Geoff DeSpain at (928) 428-8465

String students—contact Franklin Alvarez at (928) 428-8266

Vocal scholarship students should prepare two contrasting art songs. One of the songs should be in a language other than English. Students should bring an accompanist or record their accompaniment on a CD or mp3 player.