MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

December 1, 2013

NSU tenor gets to semifinals


— Northeastern State University student and tenor Hansen Johnson was a semi-finalist in the Sophomore Men category of the Texoma National Association of Teachers of Singing Competition that was held at Baylor University in Waco, Texas, earlier this month.

NATS is the largest professional association of teachers or singing in the world and the competition is designed to assist singers prepare to begin a professional career, according to a media release.

More than 600 singers that participated in the event, which included contestants from Oklahoma, Texas and New Mexico.