The Ottumwa Courier

December 7, 2012

Payne places third in SEISO Young Artist Competition

Ottumwa Courier

OTTUMWA — Pianist Nathan Payne of Ottumwa recently earned third-place honors in the Southeast Iowa Symphony Orchestra’s Marilyn Minford McCoid Young Artist Competition.  

Payne was recognized last weekend following the competition Saturday in Mount Pleasant, where he performed the 3rd movement from Mozart’s Concerto No. 9 in E-flat Major. He is an Ottumwa High School senior and is the son of Craig and Desirae Payne.