– Beth Crisler, a soprano and senior vocal performance major from Bella Vista, Ark., won first place in Ouachita Baptist University’s recent Mary Shambarger Competition for Singers. She was one of five students were recognized for their performances in the annual competition.
Crisler earned first place and $500 for her performance of Gian-Carlo Menotti’s “To this we’ve come” from The Consul. Crisler is a student of John Alec Briggs and has been working with him from the start of the fall semester on this piece.
Earnest Spears, Kacy and News Bureau, Ouachita, "Beth Crisler wins 2017 Shambarger Competition for Singers at Ouachita" (2017). Press Releases. 348.