Academic Year 2017-18

VIRGINIA CHAPTER, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF TEACHERS OF SINGING (VA NATS)

​Freshman College - Beginning Musical Theatre

  • Alena Smith, Honors - Northern Virginia Community College

High School - Advanced Classical

  • Lindsey Bertin, Honors - Langley High School

High School - Beginning Classical

  • Cynthia Hu, Fifth Place - Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology
  • Tracy Waagner, Honors - McLean High School
  • Megan Vandre, Honors - Langley High School

Adult - Classical

  • Marcia Espenschied, Honors

Adult - Musical Theatre

  • Jennifer Levy, Honors


VMEA ALL-STATE AND ALL-DISTRICT CHOIRS
All-State Choir​

Langley High School, second alternates:

  • Lindsey Bertin, Junior - Soprano 2
  • Joseph Dooley, Sophomore - Bass 2

VMEA Senior Honors Choir
​​District XII Choir


NORTHERN VIRGINIA MUSIC TEACHERS ASSOCIATION (NVMTA) 

Musical Theatre

  • Alena Smith, 1st place, Division 3 (Females, over 18)
  • Cynthia Hu, 3rd place, Division 2 (Females, grades 11 and 12)
  • Miguel Daez, Honors​


Division 1 (8th, 9th, 10th Graders)
Cynthia Hu, 2nd place (sophomore, Thomas Jefferson High School)

Division 2 (11th and 12th Graders)
Tracy Waagner, Honorable Mention (freshman, McLean High School)

Division 3 (18 and above)
Marcia Espenshied, 1st place 
Alena Smith, 2nd place
Kathryn MacKensen, Honorable Mention


Students' Vocal Achievements

Voice lessons for teens and adults in McLean, Virginia

Peggy McNulty Voice Studio

Academic Year 2016-17

VMEA ALL-STATE AND ALL-DISTRICT CHOIRS
All-State Choir

  • Camila Maric, Alto 1 - Langley High School
  • Ammad Ayoubi, Tenor 1- Langley High School
  • Hannah Harlow, Alto 1 alternate- Langley High School

VMEA Senior Honors Choir

  • Camila Maric - First Alto - Langley High School
  • Ammad Akbari - First Tenor - Langley High School
  • Mary Margaret Chalk - Second Soprano - Langley High School

District XII Choir

Oakton High School 

  • Tee Nguyen, Senior, First Soprano

Langley High School

  • Amaad Ayoubi, Senior, Tenor
  • Mary Margaret Chalk , Senior, Second Soprano
  • Camila Maric, Senior, First Alto
  • Hannah Harlow, Senior, First Alto
  • Joseph Dooley, Freshman, First Bass

District XI Choir
Paul VI High School

  • Ava Plante, Junior, First Soprano

VIRGINIA CHAPTER, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF TEACHERS OF SINGING (VA NATS)

Teen Students

  • Jordan Prather, sophomore at McLean High School, received Honors in Musical Theatre 
  • Kristen Waagner, sophomore at McLean High School, received Honors in both Musical Theatre and Classical 

Adult Students

  • Jennifer Levy received Honors in the Adult Musical Theatre Division 
  • Marcia Espenshied received Honors in the Adult Classical Theatre Division​

NORTHERN VIRGINIA MUSIC TEACHERS ASSOCIATION (NVMTA) 
Division 1 (8th, 9th, and 10th Graders)

  • Cynthia Hu, 2nd place (freshman, Thomas Jefferson High School)
  • Joseph Dooley, honorable mention (freshman, Langley High School)

Division 2 (11th and 12 Graders)

  • Camila Maric, 3rd place (senior, Langley High School)

Division 3 (Over 18 years of age)

​Musical Theatre

  • Miguel Daez, Honors

Academic Year 2015-16

VMEA ALL-STATE AND ALL-DISTRICT CHOIRS
VMEA Senior Honors Choir

  • Trevor Goldhush - Tenor 2 - Langley High School 

All-State Choir

  • Camila Maric, Langley H.S. Junior - Alto1
  • Trevor Goldhush, Langley H.S. Senior - Tenor2 Alternate​

District XII Choir
Langley High School

  • Sophie Rogers - 1st soprano
  • Trevor Goldhush - 2nd tenor
  • Camila Maric - 2nd Soprano
  • Ashby Florence - 2nd Soprano
  • Danbi So - 2nd Soprano
  • Samantha Kelly

Madison High School

  • Ryann Farhadi - 1st bass

Washington and Lee High School

  • Ariah Tucci - 1st Soprano

District XI Choir
Paul VI High School

  • Ava Plante - 1st Soprano

VIRGINIA CHAPTER, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF TEACHERS OF SINGING (VANATS)

Teen Students

  • Amelia Burkley, home educated junior, placed Third in the Advanced High School Music Theatre Female Division 
  • Ashby Florence, freshman at Langley H.S., placed Second in the Beginning Music Theatre Female Division
  • Amelia Burkley received Honors in the Classical Advanced Female Division 
  • Ariah Tucci, sophomore at Washington Lee H.S., received Honors in the Classical Beginning Female Division
  • Kerry Mulligan, sophomore at Lake Braddock H.S., received Honors in the Classical Beginning Female Division

Adult Students

  • Jennifer Levy placed Second in the Adult Female Musical Theatre Division
  • Bruce Park placed Third in the Adult Male Musical Theatre Division
  • Marianne Polito and Marcia Espenshied received Honors in the Adult Female Classical Division

NORTHERN VIRGINIA MUSIC TEACHERS ASSOCIATION (NVMTA)
Division 1 (8th, 9th, and 10th Graders), Honorable Mention

  • Kerry Mulligan
  • Ava Plante
  • Kristen Waagner
  • Cynthia Hu

Division 2 (11th and 12 Graders), Honorable Mention

  • Nova Zhang

Division 3 (Over 18 years of age), Third Place

  • Marcia Espenshied
  • Ariana Marlett​​

Academic Year 2018-19
Students' names are listed as the school year progresses.

VIRGINIA CHAPTER, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF TEACHERS OF SINGING
    (VA NATS)

College - Musical Theatre

  • Alena Smith - First Place (sophomore, NVCC)

High School - Advanced Musical Theatre

  • Cynthia Hu - First Place (junior, Langley High School)

High School - Advanced Classical

  • Cynthia Hu - Honors (junior, Langley High School)

High School - Beginning Classical

  • Tracy Waagner - Honors (sophomore, McLean High School)

Adult - Classical

  • ​Marcia Espenschied - Honors

Adult - Musical Theatre

  • ​Jennifer Levy - Honors


VMEA ALL-STATE AND ALL-DISTRICT CHOIRS
All-State Choir​

  • Cynthia Hu, Soprano 1 - Langley High School
  • Lindsey Bertin, Soprano 2 alternate - Langley High School

VMEA Senior Honors Choir

  • Lindsey Bertin - Langley High School

​​District XII Choir

NORTHERN VIRGINIA MUSIC TEACHERS ASSOCIATION (NVMTA) 
Musical Theatre

  • Cynthia Hu, Second Place - Langley High School

Division 1 (8th, 9th, 10th Graders)

  • Tracy Waagner, First Place - McLean High School
  • ​Viha Chakrapani, Honorable Mention - Madison High School) 

Division 2 (11th and 12th Graders)

  • Joseph Dooley, Honorable Mention - Langley High School

Division 3 (18 and above)

  • Abigail Thompson, Third Place


MUSIC TEACHERS NATIONAL ASSOCIATION (MTNA)

​Senior Performance Competition

  • Cynthia Hu, First Place - Langley High School