MCC Music Students Win Awards and Scholarships

(Bradenton, Fla., Feb.16, 2009) - Two Manatee Community College (MCC) students won awards and scholarships at the Florida Community College Music Symposium held at the University of North Florida, Jacksonville, Jan. 28 through 31. MCC winners are Roman Vazquez, guitar, and Marta McKinnon, strings.

Vazquez received a $1,000 renewable scholarship at a Florida college or university of his choice and was a featured performer in a concert at the symposium. He is a Bradenton resident and plans a career in music.

McKinnon received honorable mention and performed in the Master Class-Strings held at the symposium. She is a Sarasota resident and also plans a career in music.

Roman Vazquez
Roman Vazquez

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