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Ada Brooks

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BM, Music Performance

Birthday: December 17, 1996

Hometown:  Columbia Falls, Montana

High School:  Interlochen Arts Academy

Awards and Honors:

- Selected Participant, U.S. Air Force Band’s Collegiate Symposium, 2017
- 2nd place, International Euphonium Tuba Festival Artist Solo Competition, 2016
- 3rd place, Glenn Miller Instrumental Scholarship Competition, 2016
- Finalist, U.S. Army Band National Collegiate Solo Competition, 2016
- Finalist, UNT Concerto Competition, 2015
-1st place, Leonard Falcone International Euphonium Student Competition, 2015
-Co-winner, Rafael Mendez Brass Institute Euphonium Mock Audition, 2015
-2nd place, Glenn Miller Instrumental Scholarship Competition, 2015
-1st place, MWRTEC Euphonium Student Solo Competition, 2015
-2nd place, MWRTEC Euphonium Mock Military Band Audition, 2015
-National Merit Scholar, 2015
-Finalist, International Euphonium Tuba Festival Student Division Solo Competition, 2014, 2015
-Finalist, Interlochen Arts Academy Concerto Competition, 2014
-2nd place, Leonard Falcone International Euphonium Student Competition, 2014
-Interlochen Arts Academy Academic Award for Physics and English
-Finalist, Michigan Mathematics Prize Competition, 2013, 2014
-Montana All-State Band, 2012
-Girl Scout Bronze and Silver Award
 

Goals: To gain employment in a job I love and through which I can help others- ideally playing or teaching the euphonium.

Hobbies and Interests: Martial arts, caving, rock climbing, skiing, physics, ice cream, dogs, and lots and lots of practicing!

Favorite quotes: "Smile, it's free therapy." - Douglas Horton

Favorite color: Maroon

Favorite non-euphonium-related artist/band/etc.: Phil Smith, Geert Chatrou

Favorite euphonium solos: Euphonium Concerto, Karl Jenkins and
The Green Hill, Bert Appermont

Last Name: 
Brooks
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