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Winners of the 2003 Musical Club of Hartford Scholarship Competition

Strings Competition

1st place Margaret Grant, violin. A senior at Shelton High, Margaret studies with Kyung Yu.

2nd place Taylor Cowdery, cello. Taylor is a sophomore at Kingswood-Oxford, lives in Simsbury and studies with Eric Dahlin.

3rd place Christopher Thibdeau, cello. Christopher studies cello with Pamela Devenport. He is a senior at Newtown High School and lives in Sandy Hook.

Piano Competition

1st place Alyssa Koay. Alyssa attends Woodstock Academy and is a piano pupil of Margreet Francis.

2nd place Joanna Truszkowska. Joanna is a Junior at New Britain High School and now studies piano with Andrzej Anweiler, as does her twin, Barbara Truszkowska.

3rd place tie Barbara Truszkowska Barbara is also a Junior at New Britain High School, studying piano with Andrzej Anweiler.

3rd place tie Miho Nishizawa. Miho attends Marianapolis Preparatory School in Thompson and is a senior. She is a piano pupil of Mar-greet Francis.

Voice Competition

1st place Scott Lindroth, bass. Scott is a senior at Farmington High and studies voice with Jack Pott at Hartt School Community Division..

2nd place, Hannah Fuerst, mezzo soprano. Hannah is a junior at Southington High, studying voice with Charles Kellis and enrolled in the Hartt School's Performance Certificate Class.

3rd place Kristen Ware, soprano. Kristen is an honor student at Fitch High School in her senior year.

Winds Competition

1st place Peter Francis, trombone. Peter is a senior at Hall High School and has been a student of Scott Bean of Hartt Community Division for 9 years.

2nd place Nicholas Johnson, flute. Nicholas is a freshman at Simsbury High, having just moved here from Chicago where he studied with Kathleen Wilson for 4 years. He is now a pupil of Greig Shearer.

3rd place Hannah Fuerst, clarinet. Hannah Fuerst is a junior at Southington High and has studied clarinet with Ronald Krentzman for 5 years. Hannah took Second Place in our Vocal Competition.

Honorable Mentions

Catherine Fukuda,
Gr. 12, E. Hartford HS, students of Jaroslaw Lis.
Michelle Abraham, Gr. 12, W. Hartford Conard HS, Teri Einfeldt.

Robert Henderson
, Gr. 11, Kent School, student of Johanna Albrecht.

Marianne Veitch
Gr. 9, East Lyme HS, student of Nancy Chaput.

Piano Wendy Liu, Gr. 10, Scarsdale (NY) HS, student of Sandra Murphy
Augustine Pyo, Gr. 11, Glastonbury HS, student of Carolyn Woodard
Jason Hubbard, Gr.12, Naugatuck HS, student of Margreet Francis
Ashley Atiyeh, Gr. 12, Simsbury HS, student of Margreet Francis