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Vocal Competition in Honor of Laura June Breen

Laura June Breen was a well loved and respected music teacher in Nevada County and her son and  professional Violinist,  Daniel Zuckerman wanted to set up a memorial  scholarship   in her honor after her death.  Zuckerman  contacted  Sierra Master Chorale and the Laura June Breen Youth Vocal Competition was created last year offering a $500 dollar scholarship to contestants 12 to 21 years of age currently attending a Nevada County school or studying with a Nevada County Music Teacher. Barry Howard Chairs the coordinating committee that set p the competition in Breen’s name.

Click here to listen to Barry Howard

Eight performers will advance to the competition  at the Center for the Arts in Grass Valley where they will perform 2 numbers with contrasting elements for a total of 7 minutes, and be introduced by Daniel Zuckerman.

Click here to listen to Barry Howard

Tickets are $10 available at the door for the vocal competition Saturday October 14th at the Center for the Arts beginning at 2p.m

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