Kent State voice students earn high marks
On Sat., Oct. 21, the annual student auditions of the Ohio Chapter of the National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS) took place at Youngstown State University. Under the leadership of Kent State professor Timothy Culver, Vice President of the chapter and the coordinator for the event, over 200 students represented high school and college-level independent and collegiate instruction from around the state. The voice area in the School of Music had 23 students performing in several categories, with several placing.
Advanced College Men
Hank Hantak, countertenor
Fourth Year College Women
Paige Burris, soprano
Natalie Butchko, mezzo-soprano
Heather Morrison, soprano
Third Year College Women
Mackenzie Wells, soprano
Upper College Music Theater Men and Women
Mickey Erdos, tenor
Lower College Music Theater Men and Women
Sydney Thomas, soprano
Collaborative pianists: Donna Oberlin and Cathy Poremba.