Johnum Palado to Receive the Cass Acosta Scholarship Award

Johnum Palado will receive the Cass Acosta Scholarship Award at a Shreveport Symphony Orchestra performance in the Riverview Theater on January 13, 2018.  This is a one-time $500 cash award that is presented annually to a high school senior for outstanding accomplishment in the field of music and for the purpose of furthering their education in music.  Applicants are judged based on musical background, accomplishments, and their plans on using the grant if selected.   This award is sponsored by the Shreveport Federation of Musicians.

Click here to hear a performance of Johnum’s original solo piece, “Memento.”