We are blessed each year with the talents of our Music Scholarship Students from James Madison University. We are happy to have them join our choir and share their many talents with us.
Darien is senior from Alexandria, VA majoring in Vocal Performance. He is a member of JMU's Opera Theater and Chorale. His interests include Marvel Superheroes and skateboarding. He also plays the alto saxophone.
Georgia is a senior Vocal Music Education major at JMU. She is a member of The Madison Singers and is the treasurer of the JMU chapter of ACDA. She loves reading, thrift shopping, and petting her cat.
DeJuan Woods, Jr.
DeJuan is a senior from Waldorf, MD. He is majoring in Vocal Music Education and enjoys arranging music and a cappella music. DeJuan is a member of The Madison Singers, JMU Chorale, and a cappella group, Low Key.
Nicole is a junior from Richmond, VA, majoring in Vocal Music Education with a minor in Music and Human Services. She is part of The Madison Singers and JMU Chorale. When not singing, you can find her scooping ice cream and taking pictures of the sky!
Drew is a junior Vocal Music Education major at JMU from Christiansburg, VA. He is a member of multiple choirs at JMU including The Madison Singers and Chorale. He also spends his time playing bass, piano, and drums, many of which he plays locally with other musicians.
Christina is a sophomore Music Education student at JMU and super excited for her first year singing at Otterbein! She is originally from Manassas, VA. When not singing, Christina enjoys going to the gym, spending time with friends, and watching the stars.
Michael is a sophomore Vocal Music Performance major at JMU. He has been performing since he was nine years old and has been recognized at the national level for his voice. Throughout high school, Michael was actively involved in musical theatre productions and he now performs with JMU Opera Theatre. He is also a founding member of an a cappella group, the JMU Black Ties. In his free time, Michael enjoys spinning records and strumming guitar.
Sophie is a sophomore Vocal Music Education major at JMU and is elated to be involved in her first year with the College Chorale at Otterbein! She is originally from Bristow, VA. She serves as the music director for JMU's premiere mixed a cappella group, Low Key. When not singing, she enjoys hiking, reading, and ultimately anything outdoors!