Tech News Summary:
- Wake Tech student Quinton Taylor won first place in both the Wake Tech Idol competition and a pitch competition for students enrolled in The Business of Music for Entrepreneurs class, showcasing his impressive vocal and piano skills.
- As the winner of Wake Tech Idol, Taylor received a $2,000 scholarship and recognition for his exceptional talent. He also secured a $2,500 grant for his venture – Taylor Music Academy in Zebulon – through a pitch competition for students enrolled in The Business of Music for Entrepreneurs class.
- Taylor plans to utilize the grant funding to enhance his music academy and offer scholarships to young aspiring musicians, while also continuing to take more classes at Wake Tech to further hone his skills and knowledge.
In a night filled with stunning performances and fierce competition, Quinton Taylor has emerged as the winner of the 2023 Wake Tech Idol competition.
The annual event, which showcases the incredible talent of students at Wake Technical Community College, saw Taylor rise above the pack with his powerful vocals and captivating stage presence.
The competition was fierce, with each contestant delivering breathtaking performances that left the audience in awe. But it was Taylor’s rendition of a classic song that ultimately stole the show and earned him the title of Wake Tech Idol.
“I am absolutely thrilled and honored to have won the title of Wake Tech Idol,” Taylor said. “I want to thank everyone who supported me along the way and believed in my abilities. This is a dream come true for me, and I can’t wait to see where this takes me.”
Taylor’s win not only comes with bragging rights, but also a cash prize and the opportunity to perform at various events and venues around the campus.
The competition was judged by a panel of industry professionals, who were blown away by the level of talent on display.
“Quinton Taylor’s performance was truly exceptional,” said one of the judges. “His vocal range and stage presence set him apart from the rest, and we have no doubt that he has a bright future ahead of him in the music industry.”
As Taylor basks in the glory of his victory, his fellow contestants are already looking forward to next year’s competition, eager to showcase their talents and compete for the title of Wake Tech Idol. Congratulations to Quinton Taylor on his well-deserved win!