Pedagogy Program Student, Asia Wooten, Wins Beverly Soule Scholarship
Asia Wooten, an 18-year old student of the UO Piano Pedagogy Program, won the Eugene District OMTA Beverly Soule Piano Scholarship. Asia was also a winner of her age division for the OMTA Junior Bach Festival in February 2016. She will be attending Lewis and Clark College in Portland, Oregon this fall on scholarship. Asia has studied with Dr. Michael Seregow since 2013.
Pedagogy Program Student, Asia Wooten, Wins National Award
Asia Wooten, a 16-year old student of the UO Piano Pedagogy Program, won the gold medal at the 2014 NAACP National ACT-SO (Academic, Cultural, Technological and Scientific Olympics) Competition in Las Vegas on July 20, 2014 for her performance of Debussy’s Clair de Lune. In addition to her gold medal, Asia was awarded $2000. Asia began her piano studies in the UO Piano Pedagogy Program at the age of 4. Her current teacher is Dr. Michael Seregow.
ACT-SO is a yearlong achievement program designed to recruit, stimulate, and encourage high academic and cultural achievement among African-American high school students.