Sophomore Elary Mede, a vocal student of Mary Logan-Hastings, was the winner on January 24, 2019, of the Butler Symphony Collegiate Concerto Competition, held in Swope Hall at Slippery Rock. Competing with instrumentalists and vocalists from surrounding
colleges, Mede performed arias by Handel, Mozart, and Gershwin.
Mede is awarded $400 and the honor of performing with the Butler County Symphony Orchestra on Sunday, April 14, at 3:00 p.m.
Mede is pursuing a bachelor of performance degree in voice at IUP.
Department of Music