The Centennial Rodeo Opry -  April 1, 2017

The Centennial Rodeo Opry - April 1, 2017

Grant Wisecaver, Lance Compton, Damond Burpo, Sydney Adams, Brooke Potter, Kyra Cargill

Sat, April 1, 2017

7:30 pm

Rodeo Opry

Oklahoma City, OK

Adults - $15.00

Children 7 -12 years - $7.50

Children 6 years & younger - FREE

 *Military discount available at box office with military ID

Cindy Scarberry
Cindy Scarberry
Cindy Scarberry is a professional singer, songwriter and studio vocalist. In 1997, she was inducted into Grant Leftwich's Opry Hall of Fame and recognized by the State of Oklahoma for her contributions to the Oklahoma Department of Tourism. Cindy has worked with Grant's Opry organization for over twenty years serving as vocalist, Talent Coordinator and Program Director for the Opry Heritage Foundation of Oklahoma where she assisted with the facilitation and development of education programs as well as the direction of the Rodeo Opry, a weekly country music variety show held in the historic Stockyards of Oklahoma City. As of January 1, 2009 Cindy was named Executive Director. Since that time, she has continued to grow the organization's educational programming including the new, Granville Community Music School.

Cindy is also a respected member and leader in the education community. She is a national board certified music teacher in Norman, OK where she founded "Manyawi!", the state's first children's World Music & Marimba Ensemble, in 2008 founded "Global Music" the state's first High School global music education program and in 2009 developed a general music program for Norman High School. Her passion for multicultural music and arts integration has led to many collaborations and grant opportunities. In October of 2002, Cindy was awarded the Fulbright Memorial Fund Fellowship to Japan. In 2006, she was awarded the National Fund for Teachers and Oklahoma Foundation for Excellence fellowship enabling her and two colleagues to work with the non-profit organization Ancient Ways while studying culture and music in Zimbabwe, Africa. Upon return, Fund for Teachers awarded Cindy and her team the 2006 National Raymond Plank Fellowship Award for Teaching Excellence. Cindy continues to work with Ancient Ways to raise funds and awareness for the need of a primary community school in Zimbabwe and plans to assist in the teacher training to prepare their curriculum and school within the next few years.

Cindy Scarberry has received many awards throughout the years including the Dewey Connally Award for excellence in Music Education, Finalist of NPS District Teacher of the Year and was named 2009 Educator of the Year by the University of Oklahoma's Jeannine Rainbolt College of Education.

Cindy received her Bachelor of Music Education and additional Kodaly methodology training from the University of Oklahoma. She has been an Oklahoma A+ Schools fellow since 2003 where she has developed and facilitated many workshops including music integration, multiple intelligences, curriculum mapping and collaboration. She has also facilitated arts integration workshops for the Oklahoma Arts Institute at Quartz Mountain and worked as a teacher trainer for San Francisco Symphony's Keeping Score program for three years.

Cindy Scarberry is dedicated to education, the arts and building the music industry in Oklahoma. Her position as Opry Heritage Foundation of Oklahoma Executive Director has become the perfect culmination of all of her years experience as a performer, arts educator and leader in the professional community. Through her leadership background, network of resources, experience and collaborative partners, Cindy has a clear vision for the Opry Heritage Foundation of Oklahoma and its music education program.
Damond Burpo
Damond Burpo
Damond Burpo is a blues harmonica player and singer who has been entertaining multiple times per week since February, 2013 in Enid, Ok. From blues, country, rock and western swing to the jazzy classics of Frank Sinatra and Ray Charles—Damond has endeavored to provide the music so many love and enjoy! Damond is currently playing in 3 bands and also works solo with performance tracks to provide the optimal audio experience. Damond displays a deep passion in his playing and imparts enthusiasm to listeners all around.
Sydney Adams
Sydney Adams
Sydney Adams is a 20 year old, singer/songwriter from edmond Oklahoma who currently attends the Academy of Contemporary Music in brick town and performs all around Oklahoma and Texas. She is working on her originals in the studio right now and looks forward to having her music out there in a few weeks!
Venue Information:
Rodeo Opry
2221 Exchange Ave
Oklahoma City, OK, 73108
http://www.ohfo.org/