Music Awards Ceremony and Student Performances

Department of Music

Music Awards Ceremony and Student Performances
Leonora Saavedra, chair
Celebrate the accomplishments of outstanding graduates and undergraduates. Enjoy an afternoon of music performed by students and faculty with refreshments to follow.      

June 5, 2019
Wednesday, 12:10-1:00 P.M. 
Performance Lab, ARTS 166
Free and open to the public

The Presser Undergraduate Scholar Award is held during the senior year. The student designated a Presser Scholar must be selected by the music faculty with the choice guided solely by consideration of excellence and merit.

The Albert Vertchamp Endowed Scholarship is awarded yearly to a UCR music student who plays the violin. It was established through a bequest from Beatrice Rosahn in honor of her brother.    

Devon Armstrong was a prominent member of the community and an African American businessman in Riverside. This award provides financial assistance to a transfer student with a major in music.
The C. Bruce Tomlinson Memorial Student Award provides financial assistance to a UCR transfer student with a major or minor in music.
Marius de Brabant Performance Scholarships
Gianos Family Music Award    
Now Professor Emeritus at California State University Fullerton, Dr. Philip L. Gianos established the Gianos Family Music Award inspired by his passion for UCR’s diverse and aspirational student body. The award supports a junior or senior Music Major, with a preference for a student who plays a string instrument.
Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award
Manolito Pinazo Award    
This award honors the memory of Manolito Pinazo by supporting students pursuing advanced research in Iberian and Latin American music, thus carrying on in perpetuity the artistic ideals of the Romero family and its dedication to promoting a rich heritage of great music.

Parking: Complimentary permits available at the Kiosk.
Information: (951) 827-3245

Wednesday, June 5 at 12:10pm to 1:00pm

Arts Building, Performance Lab, ARTS 166
Arts Building, Riverside, CA 92507

Event Type

Arts, Music & Concerts


Faculty & Staff, Graduate Students, Undergraduate Students, Transfer Students, General Public


Free and open to the public.

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