Beginning, Intermediate and Capital Pride choruses all earned "Superior" ratings for music performance and sight reading at the North Carolina Music Educator's Association Music Performance Adjudication in March. The purpose of the annual event is to provide performing groups with an opportunity to improve and be evaluated compared to a set standard of excellence and in comparison with the performance of other groups. Congratulations to all!
Ms. Tonya Dickens holds a Bachelor's Degree in piano performance from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. While at Miami University. as an undergraduate, she sang in and accompanied the Collegiate Chorale, as well as served as a piano accompanist for many singers. After graduation, she returned to Miami University and earned a Master's degree in Music Education. During her graduate studies, Ms. Dickens sang in and accompanied the Chamber Singers, and continued to accompany vocal students.