Academy for the Arts Students Sing at State's Birthday Party

Monday, June 24, 2013

As part of Fairmont’s celebration of West Virginia’s 150th birthday on June 20, Fairmont State University Academy for the Arts Music Preparatory Department students sang “The West Virginia Hills” and provided solo entertainment at Veterans Square.

Pictured from left to right in the front row are Lydia Falkenstein, Ariel Stern, Paris Thomas, Morgan Rogers, Sydney King, Sophia Flower, Laynie Nuzum, Addie Elliott, Rumaysa Alam and Lydia Hatten. In the back row from left to right are Abby Latocha, Emilee Latocha, Kailee Latocha, Franchesca Aloi, Maddie LaFollette, Sarah Lemley, Sofia Sansalone and Hannah Hill.

The Academy students next will be performing at the Fairview 4th of July Celebration. For more information about Academy classes or private lessons, call the FSU School of Fine Arts at (304) 367-4219 or visit