Cheyney University of
Auditions - 4/29/10
Professor Allen Gardner
Professor Allen Gardner of Cheyney University's "Soulful
Sound" Marching Band came to Cicely Tyson School on April
29th to interview and audition band students who might be
interested in and qualified for scholarships to Cheyney
University in the fall.
Professor Gardner met with several band classes
to explain Cheyney's musical programs, and then conducted several
interviews and auditions on an individual basis.
Among the students who auditioned were Davette
Mckoy, our senior high school flautist.
Ciera Breedlove auditioned on the saxophone
for Professor Gardner.
Khalil Welch also participated in the
auditions, playing the trumpet.
We thank Professor Gardner for taking the time
to come to our school seeking out the best or our best as
potential candidates for Cheyney scholarships. We also thank our
students for pasrticipating in these interviews and auditions,
reminding them that each one is an opportunity for their futures
and a valuable experience for their future lives in any and every
field of endeavor.