Month: May 2019

SCHOLARSHIPS CHANGE LIVES #3 – Mathilda Fritzell

SCHOLARSHIPS CHANGE LIVES!

Our weekly (where are they now?) quick visits with some of our past Musicians Foundation scholarship winners continue.

Mathilda Fritzell performs in Return to the Forbidden Planet 

Winner of the 2013 D’Addario Guitar Scholarship AND 2014 Ross Bolton Memorial Funk Guitar Scholarship at Musicians Institute: Mathilda Fritzell, is performing as the onstage guitarist in Return to the Forbidden Planet (now on tour), after a successful 7 week run at the Göteborg (Gothenburg) Opera House in Sweden.

Mathilda has also recently performed in Hair at Göteborg Opera and previously Godspell at the Malmo Opera House in Sweden.

She lives in Gothenberg Sweden.

 

Mathilda Fritzell (winner of D’Addario and Ross Bolton Funk Scholarships) w/Guitar Program Chair Stig Mathisen in 2013

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SCHOLARSHIPS CHANGE LIVES! #2 – Attila Vörös 

SCHOLARSHIPS CHANGE LIVES!

Our weekly (where are they now?) quick visits with some of our past Musicians Foundation scholarship winners continue.

Attila Vörös on tour

2012 Schecter Synyster Gates Guitar Scholarship winner: Attila Vörös has performed on world tours with “Nevermore”, “Leander Rising”, Sanctuary, Satyricon, Týr, Strength Of Will and more. Currently, he is preparing for “The Tour From Hel” European tour with the band Týr.

Attila lives in Oslo, Norway and continues to play Schecter guitars.

Attila Vörös (r.) w/ Jude Gold (Guitar Dept. Chair) in 2012

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SCHOLARSHIPS CHANGE LIVES! #1 – Bianca Richardson

SCHOLARSHIPS CHANGE LIVES!

This is the first in our weekly (where are they now?) quick visits with some of our past Musicians Foundation scholarship winners.

2014 Stanley Clarke Scholarship winner: Bianca Richardson has performed with XYLØ, Artur Menezes, Marcus Miller, BNBGROOVES. Bianca lives in Los Angeles & is a busy working session/freelance drummer.

#raiseyourmusic Вianca Richardson – B.richdrumz

Stanley Clarke, Bianca Richardson, Bunny Brunel Frank Gambale in 2014

 

 

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