Kennesaw State student awarded grant

1½/00 − The Georgia Music Teachers Association and Steinway Piano Gallery awarded…

Georgia (Nov 2, 2000) — Kennesaw State student awarded grant



1½/00 − The Georgia Music Teachers Association and Steinway Piano Gallery awarded eight competitive grants at the GMTA state convention Nov. 2−4‚ at North Georgia College and State University in Dahlonega.

Huu Mai‚ one of the grant recipients‚ is a freshman piano performance major in the Department of Music at Kennesaw State University. The grants were available to teachers for self−improvement or teachers could apply on behalf of students.

KSU Professor of Music David Watkins applied for the grant on Mai's behalf. Mai had been a student of Watkins's for four years before enrolling at KSU.


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