These Applicants Received Scholarship Assistance in 2011

2011 Ashley Foundation Scholarship Recipients

 
 
EUNHAE
PARK
Dilworth, Minnesota
Eunhae is 18 and lives in Dilworth, Minnesota. She’s in 12th grade at Moorhead High School and has been playing violin for 14 years. Eunhae has performed with the Fargo-Moorhead Area Youth Symphonies, Moorhead High School Chamber Orchestra, Fargo-Moorhead Symphony Orchestra and the Fiero Quartet. Eunhae received assistance for private violin lessons.

Private violin lessons
Dilworth, Minnesota January 2010






LYKAH
MORA
Washington, Georgia
Lykah lives in Washington, Georgia and has been playing violin for 4 months. She is 11 years old and is in 5th grade at Washington Wilkes Elementary School. In addition to playing violin, Lyka also studies piano, dance and is a member of her church choir. She received assistance for private violin lessons.

Private Violin Lessons
Washington, Georgia March 2010






ZACHARY
WHEELER
Jacksonville, Florida
Zachary is 15 and a 9th grader at Douglas Anderson School of the Arts in Jacksonville, Florida. He has been playing viola for 5 years. Zachary has performed with the Douglas Anderson School of the Arts Repertory Orchestra, the Concert, Symphonia, Repertory & Chamber Orchestras of LaVilla School of the Arts and the Jacksonville Symphony Youth Orchestras. He received assistance for private viola lessons.

Private Viola Lessons.
Jacksonville, Florida April 2010






CLAIRE
WASHBURN
Jacksonville, Florida
Claire is 15 and a student at Paxon School for Advanced Studies in Jacksonville, Florida. She is in the 9th grade and has been playing cello for 7 years. Claire has performed with the Jacksonville Symphony Youth Orchestras, LaVilla School of the Arts Repertory & Chamber Orchestras, the LASOTA First Gig Quartet and the Pine Forest Elementary School Orchestra. Claire received assistance to attend Sewanee Summer Music Festival, held at Sewanee, The University of the South, Sewanee, Tennessee.

Sewanee Summer Music Festival
Sewanee, The University of the South, Sewanee, Tennessee April 2010






ASHLEY
KILLOUGH
Jacksonville, Florida
-Ashley is an 11th grader at Douglas Anderson School of the Arts in Jacksonville, Florida. She is 17 and has been playing cello for 5 years. Ashley has performed with the Jacksonville Symphony Youth Orchestra, the Douglas Anderson School of the Arts Symphony & Repertory Orchestras and the LaVilla School of the Arts Orchestras. She received assistance to attend Florida State University String Orchestra Camp, held at Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida.

Florida State University String Orchestra Camp
Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida April 2010






JORDAN
WESTWOOD
Ocean City, New Jersey
-Jordan is a violinist from Ocean City, New Jersey. She is 18 and in the 12th grade at Ocean City High School. Jordan has playing violin for 7 years. She has performed with the Atlantic Youth Orchestra and the Ocean City High School String Orchestra. Jordan received assistance for private violin lessons.

private violin lessons
Ocean City, New Jersey April 2010






ELLIE
BELVIN
Rougemont, North Carolina
Ellie is a violinist from Rougemont, North Carolina. She is 10 and attends Central Park School for Children in Durham. Ellie is a 5th grader and has been playing violin for 7 years. She has performed with the Piedmont Youth Orchestra. Ellie received assistance to attend the Virginia Suzuki Institute held at Emory & Henry College, Emory, Virginia.

Virginia Suzuki Institute
Emory & Henry College, Emory, Virginia May 2010






TIM
STEPHEN
Jacksonville, Florida
Tim is 16 and attends Douglas Anderson School of the Arts in Jacksonville, Florida. He is a 10th grader and has played cello for 9 years. Tim has performed with the LaVilla School of the Arts Orchestras, the Douglas Anderson School of the Arts Orchestras and the First Coast Suzuki Players. He received assistance to attend Brevard Music Center, Brevard, North Carolina.

Florida State University String Orchestra Camp
Tallahassee, Florida April 2010



Brevard Music Center
Brevard, North Carolina June 2009

TRAVIS
THIEL
Belleville, Pennsylvania
Travis is a Suzuki violin & cello teacher from Belleville, Pennsylvania. He has been teaching privately for 2 years. Travis has performed with Suzuki Friends, Central Pennsylvania Youth Orchestra, Thiel Family Strings and Cedar Crest Independent Baptist Church Orchestra. He received assistance to attend teacher training at the Pennsylvania Suzuki Institute held at the Milton Hershey School, Hershey, Pennsylvania.

Teacher Training at the Pennsylvania Suzuki Institute
Milton Hershey School, Hershey, Pennsylvania May 2010






CATHERINE
POWERS
Durham, North Carolina
Catherine is 16 and a student at Kestrel Heights Charter School in Durham, North Carolina. She’s in 10th grade and has been playing violin for 5 years. Catherine has performed with the Kestrel Heights Orchestra and in 2009 attended the Lamar Stringfield Camp at Meredith College, Raleigh, North Carolina. She received assistance to help purchase a violin from SG Music Company, Pittsboro, North Carolina.

Purchase a Violin from SG Music Company
Pittsboro, North Carolina April 2010



Virginia Suzuki Institute
Emory & Henry College, Emory, Virginia March 2010

APRIL
MASSAGEE
Hickory, North Carolina
April is a 6th grader from Hickory, North Carolina and is homeschooled at Gabby Creek School. She’s 12 years old and has been playing violin for 5 months. April received assistance for private violin lessons.

Private Violin Lessons
Hickory, North Carolina April 2010



Virginia Suzuki Institute
Emory & Henry College, Emory, Virginia March 2010

JEREMY
SIMONSON
Statesville, North Carolina
-Jeremy is a violinist from Statesville, North Carolina. He is 15 and a 9th grade student at Simonson School. Jeremy has been playing violin for 5 years. He has performed with the 2010 North Carolina All State Repertory Orchestra, Celtic Christmas (annual Christmas performance of local adults and teens), Statesville Place (monthly nursing home ministry) and Grace Alliance Fellowship. Jeremy received assistance to attend the Virginia Suzuki Institute held at Emory & Henry College, Emory, Virginia.

Virginia Suzuki Institute
Emory & Henry College, Emory, Virginia May 2010






SCOTT
SIMONSON
Statesville, North Carolina
Scott is 13 and a 7th grader at Simonson School, Statesville, North Carolina. He has been playing cello for 4 years. Scott has performed with the 2010 Junior All State Orchestra Honors, Statesville Place (monthly nursing home ministry) and Grace Alliance Fellowship. Scott received assistance to attend the Virginia Suzuki Institute held at Emory & Henry College, Emory, Virginia.

Virginia Suzuki Institute
Emory & Henry College, Emory, Virginia April 2010



Chamber Music Camp
University of North Carolina School of the Arts, Winston-Salem, NC May 2010

GREGORY
SIMONSON
Statesville, North Carolina
-Gregory is a 3rd grade student at Simonson School, Statesville, North Carolina. He is 8 years old and has been playing cello for 8 months. Gregory has performed for Statesville Place (monthly nursing home ministry). He received assistance to attend the Virginia Suzuki Institute held at Emory & Henry College, Emory, Virginia.

Virginia Suzuki Institute
Emory & Henry College, Emory, Virginia May 2010



Virginia Suzuki Institute
Emory & Henry College, Emory, Virginia April 2010

JACLYN
BLICKLEY
Jacksonville, Florida
Jaclyn is 16 and a student at Douglas Anderson School of the Arts in Jacksonville, Florida. She is in 10th grade and has been playing violin for 11 years. Jaclyn has performed with the Jacksonville Symphony Youth Orchestras, LaVilla School of the Arts Orchestra and Douglas Anderson School of the Arts Orchestra. She received assistance to attend the New York University Steinhardt Quartet Workshop held in New York, New York.

New York University Steinhardt Quartet Workshop
New York, New York June 2010



Music Horizons, Eastman School of Music
University of Rochester, Rochester, New York March 2010

TAYLOR
COPE
Jacksonville, Florida
Taylor is an 8th grader at LaVilla School of the Arts in Jacksonville, Florida. He is 13 and has been playing cello for 4 years. Taylor has performed with LaVilla School of the Arts Orchestras, Pine Forest School of the Arts Strings and the First Coast Suzuki Players. He received assistance to attend Florida State University String Orchestra Camp, held at Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida.

Florida State University String Orchestra Camp
Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida May 2010






RENATYAH
PENNER
Harmony, North Carolina
Renatyah is a Suzuki violin & piano teacher from Harmony, North Carolina. She has been teaching for 8 years. Renatyah has performed with the Western Piedmont Youth Symphony and the Lake Norman Orchestra. She received assistance to attend teacher training at the Virginia Suzuki Institute, held at Emory & Henry College, Emory, Virginia.

Virginia Suzuki Institute
Emory & Henry College, Emory, Virginia May 2010






REBECCA
ROBERTS
Jacksonville, Florida
Rebecca is a 14 year old homeschooler from Jacksonville, Florida. She is in the 9th grade and has been playing violin for 8 years. Rebecca has performed with the First Baptist Church Middle School Orchestra, First Coast Suzuki Players and Pine Forest School of the Arts Strings. She received assistance for private violin lessons.

Private Violin Lessons
Jacksonville, Florida June 2010






JOHNNY
MOK
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Johnny is 18 and a cellist from Albuquerque, New Mexico. He is a freshman at the University of Alabama-Tuscaloosa and has played cello for 13 years. Johnny has performed with the Albuquerque Youth Symphony, NMMEA All State Symphony Orchestra, Sandia High School Orchestra and the BUTI Young Artist’s Orchestra. He received assistance to purchase music supplies from Robertson and Sons Violin Shop in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Purchase Music Supplies
Robertson and Sons Violin Shop, Albuquerque, New Mexico June 2010






EMMA
ECHOLS
Mitchell, Georgia
Emma is 15 and a 12th grade homeschooler from Mitchell, Georgia who also attends Augusta State University. She has played violin for 11 years and studies privately. Emma has performed with the Augusta Youth Chorale. She received assistance for private violin lessons.

Private Violin Lessons
Mitchell, Georgia June 2010






LORINA
HEINTZ
Vallejo, California
Lorina is a violinist from Vallejo, California. She has played violin for 15 years. Lorina has performed with the Portland Apostolic Faith Junior & Youth Orchestras, Dallas Apostolic Faith Church Orchestra, Sacramento Apostolic Faith Church Orchestra and the Richmond Apostolic Faith Church Orchestra. She received assistance for purchase music supplies from Shar Music, Ann Arbor, Michigan.

Purchase Music Supplies
Shar Music, Ann Arbor, Michigan July 2010






ROBERT
WARREN
Shelbyville, Tennessee
Robert is an adult violin student from Shelbyville, Tennessee. He has been playing violin for 2 years and guitar for 12 years. Robert has performed with the MTN Fiddle Orchestra. He received assistance to purchase a violin from Gainesville Violins, Gainesville, Florida.

Purchase a Violin
Gainesville Violins, Gainesville, Florida July 2010






KRYSTAL
FOUTZ
Grand Junction, Colorado
Krystal is 17 and a 12th grader at Grand Junction High School, Grand Junction, Colorado. She has been playing cello for 7 years and studies privately. Krystal has performed with the Grand Junction High School Chamber Orchestra, Middle School & High School Honor Orchestras and WMS & GJHS Orchestras. She has attended ASTA String Camp and BYU Music Camp. Krystal received assistance for private cello lessons.

Private Cello Lessons
July 2010

Grand Junction, Colorado