2012 ASTA Bag Competition


The Winners



Nathan Meyer


Candace Bolinger, Levi Conway, Michael Mans, Timothy Mans, Stephen Winzer, Megan MacGill


Krystal Ohmie, Tammy Esposito, Elizabeth Chan, Walton Pan, Nathan Chan, Ethan Chan, Mason Pan


Gabrielle Shawnee, Hannah Williamson, Megan ?, Parker Hoopes, Tristan Palnau, Sabita Keeny, Bruce Chance, Patrick Zhong


Ian Thomas, Nathan Meyer, Barron Peterson, Matthew Randle, Aidan Chan

2012 ASTA Bag Competition Information

Thank you to ASTA (American String Teacher Association) for donating the bag for our 7th Annual ASTA Bag Competion. Also thank you to each one who so graciously autogrpahed the bag this year:

  • Darol Anger
  • Nancy Bargerstock
  • Stephen Benham
  • Louis Bergonzi
  • Brigid Bibbens
  • Renata Bratt
  • John Brown
  • Mimi Butler
  • Craig Butterfield
  • Byron Berline
  • Patrick Clark
  • Jeremy Cohen
  • Cora Cooper
  • Andrew Dabczynski
  • Jacob Dakon
  • Ken Dattmore
  • Joe Deninzon
  • Georgia Ekonomou
  • Elijah
  • Beth Fortune
  • Eugene Friesen
  • Robert Gardner
  • Claire Givens
  • Janna Glasser
  • Jonathan Glawe
  • Eric Gorfain
  • Tim Harley
  • Jody Harmon
  • Christine Harrington
  • Christian Howes
  • Tami Lee Hughes
  • Scott Laird
  • Keith Lawrence
  • Julie Lyonn Lieberman
  • Bert Ligon
  • David Littrell
  • Amy Feldkamp Marr
  • Dean Marshall
  • Martha Mooke
  • Taylor Morris
  • Kirk Moss
  • Martin Norgaard
  • Mark O'Connor
  • Daniel Pentecost
  • Melinda Crawford Perttu
  • Bob Phillips
  • Rachel Barton Pine
  • Dalton Potter
  • Mimi Rabson
  • John Reed
  • Alisa Rose
  • Randy Sabien
  • John Schimek
  • Stephen Shipps
  • Tracy Silverman
  • Jeffrey Solow
  • Kiana Weber
  • Benjamin Whitcomb


  1. Students must be current on all lessons and payments for the year.
  2. Each entry in the bag requires that the student learn five new scales at their level.
  3. Scales must be performed by memory. Note names must be said aloud unless the teacher determines the tempo of the scale prevents it or unless the student performs on a wind instrument.
  4. Each student must perform in the April recital