Mohawk Valley Chorus

                                 Scholarship Application







Home Address________________________________________________________






High School___________________________________________________________


Grade________________  Voice Classification_______________________________


Musical Background


            Voice: List participation in high school performing groups, shows, competitions

                                       (use separate sheet if necessary)








            Instrumental: List participation in bands, orchestras, etc.






            Honors, NYSSMA ratings, etc. 





            Community musical activities:






            Future plans in the field of music, if any







Other high school organizations and activities, academic honors, sports teams, etc.






Community activities, hobbies






List names, titles, and telephone numbers of the three adults who will attest to your musical ability, scholarship and commitment. These should include a music teacher, at least one other faculty member, and another individual such as an employer or a clergyman.  Enclose letters of reference with this application.







                                    (This form may be duplicated.)        


     Send this application with the following:

          three letters of reference, one being a vocal music teacher,

          a cassette tape or CD on which you sing TWO selections including one classical piece and one lighter piece,          

to the scholarship chairman

                                     Gay O'Brien  

                                      533 Lehy Lane 142

                                    Ballston Spa, New York 12020


The deadline for receiving applications is February 20, 2010.  Applicants may be asked to sing at a live audition. The winner will be notified on March 2, 2010.

Note these important stipulations:

            The student must be willing and able to perform at our classics concert on weekend of March 13, 2010.

          Any student who won the scholarship when a junior is ineligible to reapply. Non-winners may apply again. 

            The student must reside in one of these counties:  Hamilton, Fulton, Montgomery, Schoharie, Saratoga, Schenectady, or Albany.