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Alex Pedherney wins 2021 Peter Appleyard Scholarship - In the News

Jazz radio station JAZZ.FM91 announced that Mohawk student Alex Pedherney is the 2021 recipient of the Peter Appleyard Scholarship.

Alex Pedherney playing saxaphoneThis annual scholarship honours the legacy of vibraphonist Peter Appleyard and his incredible contribution to Canadian music by providing a current undergraduate jazz student with a scholarship in the amount of $500 for use toward their tuition. 

“It is an incredible honour to receive such a highly esteemed award from an institution I have admired throughout my personal musical journey and development.” - Alex Pedherney.

JAZZ.FM featured Pedherney in an online article as part of the announcement.

Congratulations to Alex on this recognition.