The CWU American String Teachers Association (ASTA) collegiate chapter exists to providecollege students in the string community access to the benefits of beinginvolved with a national organization. The main goal of the ASTA organizationis to promote string music advocacy by sponsoring conferences, workshops,scholarship competitions, providing job opportunities, string pedagogy ideasthrough their monthly journal, and discounts at sponsoring music business formembers. The ASTA collegiate chapter exists to fundraise to attend the ASTAconferences and workshops, help sponsor events, and to help promote stringadvocacy by being involved with the Ellensburg community.
Prolific composer and renowned voice professor Vijay Singh will be highlighted in the February 16 brBrahms Sonatas On Strings, Piano At CWU
CWU professors Denise Dillenbeck, violin, and violist Timothy Betts along with guest cellist, KevinStirring Rendition Of Handel’s “Hallelujah Chorus” Airs January 19
The best-known choral piece in history—Handel’s “Hallelujah Chorus”—will be aired on “Ce