Musical Masterworks and Community Music School are pleased to announce the recipient of the third annual Musical Masterworks Scholarship in Honor of Nancy D. Thomas.
Madeline Morrissey, the 2019 recipient of the Musical Masterworks Scholarship in Honor of Nancy D. Thomas, is thirteen and in eighth grade at John Winthrop Middle School (JW) in Killingworth. Madeline has taken piano lessons for seven years and has been in chorus since third grade. She enjoys acting and has been in eight musicals; she is very excited to participate in John Winthrop’s next musical. Madeline also swims for the YMCA’s swim team and plays soccer.
The Musical Masterworks Scholarship in Honor of Nancy D. Thomas provides the tuition for a middle school student to take music lessons, 30 minutes each, for one full year at Community Music School. The scholarship will be awarded annually for the next two years. To be eligible, the candidate must be a student of classical voice or instrumental music and reside in Middlesex County or New London County.
About Community Music School
Community Music School offers innovative music programming for infants through adults, building on a 36-year tradition of providing quality music instruction to residents of shoreline communities. CMS programs cultivate musical ability and creativity while providing students with a thorough understanding of music, so they can enjoy playing and listening for their entire lives. Learn more at www.cmsct.org or call 860.767.0026.