Hollis student earns music scholarship

MANCHESTER – The Manchester Community Music School announced the recipients of its 2016-17 scholarships.

The Peter F. D’Amato Music Memorial Fund is awarded to a student whose focus is jazz studies and funds a student to participate in the MCMS Senior Jazz Ensemble for a full year. This scholarship was awarded to vocalist Abbey Kotelly, of Hollis.

The Port Fermata Foundation Fund funds a student of any instrument for 60 minutes of private instruction for a full year. This scholarship was awarded to cellist Mable Lin, of Bedford.

The Rita Clayman Piano Education Scholarship funds a piano student for a full year of 45-minute lessons. This scholarship was awarded to Jacinta Swope, of Derry.

The Barbara D. Dewey Piano Scholarship was established to honor Dewey’s love for the piano; it funds a piano student for a full year of 60-minute lessons. This scholarship was awarded to Gavin Palmer, of Goffstown.

For more information about the school, visit www.mcmusicschool.org or call 644-4548.

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