Senior Wins Regional Vocal Competition, Qualifies for Nationals
January 20, 2009
January 20, 2009, Greencastle, Ind. — Carl Frank, a senior vocal performance major in the DePauw University School of Music, received a first place award in the Regional Young Artist Division of the Music Teachers National Association Competition. Steven Linville, a 2006 DePauw graduate, received an honorable mention citation at the competition, which took place Saturday at Oberlin Conservatory in Ohio.
Frank, representing the state of Illinois, earns the right to advance to the national competition, March 28 - April 1 in Atlanta, where he will represent the East Central Division.
Linville represented Indiana at the regional competition. Both are students of Professor Caroline B. Smith and were accompanied at the event by Amanda Hopson. The vocalists performed eight works in several languages and covering a variety of time periods.Back