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2015 Scholarship Winners

Niko Murakami

Niko Murakami, Soprano, is a freshman at CSU Long Beach where she is enrolled in the Bob Cole Conservatory of Music. She was a long-time member of the South Bay Children's Choir. She graduated from North Torrance High School. Her musical goal is a career as an opera singer.

Cole Riddle

Cole Riddle, Pianist, graduated from Mira Costa High School and is now a freshman at UCLA where he studies Ethnomusicology and Jazz Performance. Cole has performed with sevral groups playing may genres such as rock jazz R & B and funk. He is eager to e a professional jazz pianist.

Sarah Yun

Sarah Yun, Organist, has been playing keyboard for church services since she was eight years old. She was introduced to playing organ when she entered El Camino College and began studying with Dr. James Hurd. She quickly progressed and is now planning to transferr to a university where she will major in organ performance. She plans to have a career in church music.