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Ed Johonnott Scholarship Winners -read about their Musical Journeys 

VASTA Solo Competition Winners

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Charlotte Dettwiler - Secretary
Dr. Donovan Stokes - President

VA All State Principal Players 2014
  In order, from left to right: Abigail West from Glen Ellen, Harp; Stephen Tang from Virginia Beach, Concertmaster; Tiana Butts from Chesapeake, Principal Second Violin; Kaylee Payne from King George, Principal Viola; Tyler James from Virginia Beach, Principal Cello and Luke Reilly from Annandale, Principal Bass 

All State Principal String Players 2014


The Virginia String Teachers Association, VASTA, welcomes you to its website.  If you are a member of ASTA and you live in VA, you are automatically a member of VASTA, the association for teachers and performers of stringed instruments.  Membership has many benefits, including discounted admission to many events and discounted instrument insurance.  We hope you will find this site easy to use, and a great resource for your studio, school, colleagues and friends.   Look through this website for upcoming events, including application forms, information, and news.

Edwin S. Johonnott, V - Memorial Fund

Recognize his life's achievements by contributing to a Scholarship Fund through the Virginia String Teachers Association, which will benefit future violin and viola students heading to college to pursue a career in music.  Send contributions to the VASTA Treasurer.  Johonnott Scholarship Application

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