Women’s Chorale is pleased to announce that
Jillyn Hopkins is the recipient of the Fall 2012
“Women in Music” Scholarship.
is currently a sophomore at Boise State University
majoring in Music Education.
She is also an accomplished vocalist and
sings with Boise State’s Vox
Angelis choir. She is a graduate of Centennial
High School in Boise where she sang in the
Women’s Chorus, A Capella, and Jazz choirs.
She was chosen to sing at All-State in the
women’s chorus and with Centennial’s band.
As a senior, she was a recipient of the
Ella Fitzgerald Award. In addition to singing,
Jillyn plays piano and guitar.
Jillyn works at the local YMCA in the child and
teen center and is an active community volunteer.
She plans to become an elementary school
high school I was involved in the Acapella, Jazz,
and Women’s Chorus. At the end of my senior year
I was awarded the Ella Fitzgerald award, as well
as earning two superior ratings at district music
festival. I was chosen to sing with the
Centennials band at All State. I was also chosen
to sing in the women’s chorus at All State.
I was also given the privilege to sing a
solo at my high school graduation. To this date I
have had seven years of voice lessons. I am
currently a music education major at Boise State
University and have been singing in Vox Angeles, a
women’s chorus for two years. I just completed
an opera under Boise State in which I had a minor
intend to teach general music at the elementary
level. I would also love to teach private voice
lessons in the future.
currently work at the YMCA in the child and teen
center. I am very active in my church group and
each year participate in Rake Up Boise and Paint
the Town. I have been involved in several of the
local theatre groups in town for the past twelve