The Charleston Men’s Chorus is pleased to announce the recipients of its 2019-2020 season scholarships. Using proceeds from its annual concerts, CMC awards a total of $10,000 in music scholarships each year to students pursuing a degree in vocal music or choral conducting at the College of Charleston and Charleston Southern University. Two students from each of the institutions have been selected:
Zahdriq Graves is a sophomore Vocal Performance major at the College of Charleston (CofC). He has worked with the College of Charleston Concert Choir under the direction of Dr. Robert Taylor and has performed with other students for the CofC Opera Fall Scenes and CofC Children’s Opera under the direction of David Templeton for the 2017-18 school year. He is a Tenor in the Charleston Men’s Chorus.
Tyreke Jackson is from Conway, SC and is a junior at Charleston Southern University where he is a member of the CSU Concert Singers, Singing Buccaneers and Lyric Theatre. His passion is to share the gift of music with anyone who is willing to listen. Tyreke is a Baritone in the Charleston Men’s Chorus.