Summary: News & Notes
Tali Morgulis gave recitals for the Jewish Community
Alliance, and the Cummer Family Foundation Chamber
Series and gave a master class at the University of North
Florida, in Jacksonville, Florida in January. In Houston
this February, she performed in the "Channing Concerts"
at the First Unitarian Church, at Houston Community Col-
lege, and at the High School for Performing and Visual
Arts. Also in February, she gave a master class at the Betty
Haag Music Academy in Chicago, Illinois.
From April through June, Ms. Morgulis will present master
classes at Fort Hays State University, Kansas; Escola de
Musica de Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; University of Sao Paulo
Brazil; and Instituto de Artes do UFRGS, Brazil.
Geraldine Ong (studio of Nancy Weems) won third prize
in the national finals of the Music Teachers National As-
sociation Young Artist Competition in Albuquerque, New
Mexico on March 22, 2010. Ms. Ong was one of seven
piano finalists in the nation after winning first prize in both
the Texas and the South Central Division competitions ear-