Congratulations to the following teachers who received scholarships in 2008:

Bass:
Sergio Alberto Nievas (Argentina)

Cello:
Brian Andrew Carter (NC)—Joe Cleveland Memorial
Jonathan Lee Cheskin (ID)—Southwest Strings
Bethany Erhardt (MI)—Adam Lesinsky Memorial
Sandra L Halleran (NY)—Yvonne Tait Memorial
Abigail McHugh (NY)
Patricia Pasmanter (Argentina)
Andrea S Yun (MI)—Connolly & Co.

Flute:
Meret C Fon-Revutzky (IL)—Heidi Kennel Memorial
Kelly Watson (NY)—Shar Products

Guitar:
Marco Ceraolo (Argentina)
Fernando Fracchia (Argentina)
Leandra Hubka (MN)
Joaquin Olivares Martinez (Mexico)
Guillermo Re (Argentina)
Ricardo Salinas (Mexico)—Alberta Denk Memorial
Patrick Ford Valencia (MI)—Clifford Cook Memorial

Harp:
Laura Anderson (CO)

Piano:
Luis Aguirre (Argentina)
Alicia Campastro (Argentina)
Hsin- Yi Chen (VA)—Alfred Publishing
Natalia Grima (Argentina)
Takako Hayase (OH)
Carmen Mutarelli (Uruguay)
Dilva Isabel Sanchez Mejia (Colombia)
Maria Laura Tumbeiro (Argentina)
Cristina Villafane (Argentina)

Viola:
Marie Pauls (WI)—David Einfeldt Memorial
Lisa Ponton (IA)—Margery Aber Memorial

Violin:
Heather Braden (Canada)—The String Centre
Luciana De Araujo Caixeta (OH)—Peter Zaret & Sons Violins, Inc.
Elsa Beatriz Castro (Argentina)
Urska Haule Fegus (NJ)—CodaBow International Ltd.
Julia Gish- Salerno (CA)
Amy Harris (TX)—Super-Sensitive Music String Co.
Meghan E. Lanfear (IL)—The Potter Violin Company
Jessica Meyer (CT)—Milton Goldberg Memorial
Rossanna Pia Migani (Argentina)
Jenna O’Connor (WI)—Arline Hunter Memorial
Daniel Leonardo Sanchez (Argentina)
Stephanie Teply (TX)—D’Addario & Co. Inc.
Daina Volodka (IL)

Volunteer members of the 2008 Scholarship Committee included: Barbara Barber, Blake Brasch, Mary Drews, Doris Harrel and Sarah Montzka. Thanks!