Thompson from Brandon, and Andrew Warford from New Albany, recently
competed in the John Alexander Vocal Competition presented by the
Mississippi Opera in Jackson.
Both students are seniors at Blue Mountain College majoring in worship leadership.
was selected as one of the three finalists in the Student Artist
category and will participate in the showcase concert on Monday, October
16. Warford was one of two additional students awarded honorable
Thompson and Warford are vocal students of Dr. Greg Long, chair of the department of fine arts at Blue Mountain College.
am very proud of Will and Drew. They are talented young men who have
brought great recognition to our fine arts department and to BMC,”
Ticket information for the October 16 showcase is available at www.msopera.com or by calling (601) 960-2300.
(l to right): William Thompson; Laura Long, BMC faculty member and
accompanist for Thompson and Warford; Greg Long and Drew Warford.