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Music: Alums Compete at the Rocky Mountain Region MET Auditions

01.25.10 – Colorado State University tenor alums John Lindsey and James Baumgardner advanced from the Colorado-Wyoming District auditions to the Rocky Mountain Region Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions that took place in Denver on Saturday, January 23, 2010.

Lindsey and Baumgardner were two of just six singers to advance, and each received monetary awards of $1,000 from the district. At the regional level, Lindsey (pictured) placed 4th overall and received the Colorado-Wyoming Special Award and a $500 prize.

Two finalists advanced from the Rocky Mountain Region to compete at the Metropolitan finals in New York City.

For more information on the MET Rocky Mountain Region, click here.