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OKMTA Student Music Recital at Tonasket Commons

TONASKET – Piano and String music students will use costumes to illustrate their pieces at a free public recital Saturday, November 19, 3 PM at Tonasket High School Commons. Their teachers are members of the Okanogan County Music Teachers Association (OKMTA).

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Dr. Jody Graves

WSMTA presents Dr. Jody Graves

The Okanogan County Chapter of the Washington State Music Teachers Association (WSMTA) is thrilled to bring Dr. Jody Graves of EWU to our area on Friday, Nov. 2.

Dr. Graves holds a Doctorate Degree in Piano Performance and Literature from the Eastman School of Music in Rochester, New York, where she was the recipient of the distinguished “Teacher of the Year” award for her excellence in teaching. Dr. Graves is especially interested in promoting concert art music, creating unique ways to foster a collaborative experience between artist and listener and she is dedicated to maintaining the life of music in our schools and culture. She is recognized for her creative ability to engage the audience during her concerts with anecdotes, historical perspectives and humor.

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