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Piano Students Excel at SCMEA Piano Festival

Piano Students Excel at SCMEA Piano Festival
Posted on 01/29/2019
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The Piano 2, 3 Honors and 4 Honors performed at the SCMEA Piano Festival this past Saturday for the first time ever and we returned with 2 Superiors, 12 Excellents, and 2 Good ratings! Students competed with over 100 piano students across the state.

As an honor, Piano 2 student, Garfield Fowler was selected to play at the Dr. David Thompson Master Class on Saturday, February 9th in Columbia, SC playing Avalanche by S. Heller for the Intermediate Level. He has only been playing for 2 semesters (one year total)!

Piano 3 Honors student, Minami Fukushima was selected as a 1st Alternate to play playing Chopin's Valse Brillante in E-flat Major at the Advanced Level.

Garfield and Minami will be and the following students were Honorable Mentions that will be mentioned in the program but will not play:

William Mcnay
Hannah Riggins
Mark Steffan
Katherine Duane