Fun City Chorus Scholarship Honorees 2018
Ben Carey is a lifetime musician and performer from Jessieville High School. He has been selected as a member of the SW All Region Choir two years in a row, qualifying for the All State Choir both times as well. Carey placed first in the “Road to Nashville” competition which allowed him to work in Nashville with professional musicians in order to record one of his personal compositions. He has placed first in three separate Jessieville High School talent shows, and plans to attend the University of Central Arkansas to pursue a career in Music Education.
Sarah-Marie Linneman is a graduating senior at Lakeside High School. Sarah has been a member of the Lakeside Band Program for six years and spent four years as a flutist in their Symphonic Band. She successfully auditioned for and placed in All-Region Band from seventh to twelfth grade and made All-State Band all three years. She has studied advanced flute and piano with Jackie Flowers through National Park College. Sarah-Marie has been the Hot Springs Flute Ensemble Youth Representative on their Board of Directors for the last six years. She has assisted and participated on the archives and music committees, and she has developed their official website. She will attend Hendrix College in the fall were she will major in music and pre-pharmacy.
For more information about the Fun City Chorus Scholarshp Program,
contact Dennis Ford at (501) 209-4049.