2014 June Musical Contest Winner: Adele Duval

North State Parent and The Music Connection of Chico and Redding congratulate Adele Duval of Redding, winner of our 3rd annual teen music essay contest and $400 gift certificate from The Music Connection!  Adele, age 17, plays tenor saxophone, clarinet and piano. She plays in two Foothill High School bands. This year's theme:  What first inspired … [Read more...]

2013 June Musical Contest Winner: Slade Patrick Darrin of Paradise

North State Parent and The Music Connection of Chico and Redding congratulate Slade Patrick Darrin of Paradise, winner of our 2nd annual teen music essay contest and $400 gift certificate from The Music Connection! Slade, age 15, has studied with Gitta Brewster from Music Logic, and more recently with Dr. Camm Linden, both Butte County music … [Read more...]

The Music Connection & North State Parent Teen Music Contest Winner

We are happy to announce that Jacob Dotson is the winner of a $400 gift certificate from The Music Connection for his winning essay on the contest theme “Why playing a musical instrument is good for you.”  Congratulations Jacob! Look for details about the Spring 2013 Music Contest in our January Music and Arts Issue. Winning Essay by Music … [Read more...]