Ten SWOSU students at Weatherford recently competed at the state competition of the National Association of the Teachers of Singing (NATS) and four of the students finished in the top three against students from 13 universities in Oklahoma. Representing SWOSU were students and faculty (from left): Dr. Daniel Farris, Abagail Kerr, Yanice Morales, Elizabeth Edge, Kyra Williford, Alyssa Garcia, Dr. Robin Griffeath, Arianna Martin, Whitney Kleinpeter, Brianna Boyce, Andrew Carlson, Gina Patterson and Dr. Kristin Griffeath.

Ten SWOSU students at Weatherford recently competed at the state competition of the National Association of the Teachers of Singing (NATS) and four of the students finished in the top three against students from 13 universities in Oklahoma. Representing SWOSU were students and faculty (from left): Dr. Daniel Farris, Abagail Kerr, Yanice Morales, Elizabeth Edge, Kyra Williford, Alyssa Garcia, Dr. Robin Griffeath, Arianna Martin, Whitney Kleinpeter, Brianna Boyce, Andrew Carlson, Gina Patterson and Dr. Kristin Griffeath.

Four SWOSU Students Finish in Top Three at Vocal Music State Contest

Four Southwestern Oklahoma State University students in Weatherford recently finished in the top three at the state competition of the National Association of the Teachers of Singing (NATS) held April 13 in Norman.

Ten SWOSU students competed against top singers from 13 universities across the state. Finishing in the top three from SWOSU were:

  • Kyra Williford, Bethany, a bachelor of music performance candidate and student of Dr. Robin Griffeath, first in the freshman women division
  • Arianna Martin, Broken Arrow, a bachelor of music performance candidate and student of Dr. Kristin Griffeath, second in the sophomore women division
  • Brianna Boyce, Marlow, a bachelor of music performance candidate and student of Dr. Robin Griffeath, third in the senior women division
  • Alyssa Garcia, Markham (Tidehaven) TX, a bachelor of music performance candidate and student of Dr. Robin Griffeath, placed second in the senior women division