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Student Outreach Performances

SMC is proud to annouce its 2017/18 Student Outreach Performances!
Brookdale (October), Sunnyside Village (December), Magnolia Trace (February), and The Pines of Sarasota (Spring 2018).
Our students are excited to share their talents with these wonderful communities!
Daphne Waggener
SMC Senior Viola student
 
Sommer Altier
SMC Senior Violin student
Congratulations to Sommer for being accepted into the Florida State University Music Performance Program as a Violin Major!
Sommer is graduating from Booker High School VPA program.This past year Sommer was co-concertmaster of the Sarasota Youth Orchestra top Ensemble and a core member of SMC's String Quartet.
Sommer has been a student of Sean O'Neil since 2012.
Congratulations to Daphne for being accepted into the Florida State University Music Performance Program as a Viola Major!
Daphne also recently won 3rd prize of the Suncoast Music Scholarship in the Senior division.
Daphne is graduating from the I.B Prgram at Riverview High School.
Daphne has been a student of Lena Cambis since 2013.
Giordano Scarano
Violin student

Giordano, 15 years old, violin student of Sean O'Neil, was accepted at the prestigious summer music program of the Boston University: Tanglewood Institute. This is an invaluable opportunity that he worked toward over several months. 
Giordano also set-up a "gofundme" page to help offset the cost of attending the Institute. Check out his Youtube channel and enjoy his true musicianship!

 
 
Andrea Guaita
Violin student

Andrea, 15 years old student of Lena Cambis, recently was awarded co-winner of the Suncoast Music Scholarship in the junior division. Andrea was this past year the Principal Second violin in the Sarasota Youth Orchestra top ensemble, and a core member of SMC's String Quartet.