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Barry N. performs Nocturne in C-sharp Minor, Op. Posth. by Chopin and O Polichinelo! by Villa-Lobos at the annual spring recital.
Alexandra P. performs "The Mysterious Nile" by Dennis Alexander in a Theme Recital at the 2019 MTAC State Convention in Santa Clara, CA
Sophia T. plays her original composition "Les Personnes dans la Salon" backed up by a bossa nova track on iReal Pro. She won the annual composition award at Marin Academy for this piece.
White Cliffs of Dover by Edna Mae Burnam. Kaitlyn C., age 12, won a 2nd place award for her performance at the 2018 Star Search competition at the Marin County Fair.
"Moving" from Sonatina in A Minor by Lynn Freeman Olson. Mailan H., age 7, performs at the annual spring recital.
Minuet in G Major, BWV 114, by Christian Pezold played by Daniel M., age 7, 1st place winner in the Intermediate A division of the 2017 Margaret Bean Davis Memorial
"Love Story" by Taylor Swift. 6-year-old Shushanik plays along with one of her favorite songs using Piano Maestro, an app that makes sight reading fun!
"Prelude in D Minor" by Elizabeth Greenleaf performed by Barry N., age 12, at the 2015 MTAC State Convention in Santa Clara.
Hanna N. performs "Seascapes at Daybreak" by Randall Hartsell at the 2019 MTAC Branch Honors Recital.
Sarah M. performs "Your Smile" by Carolyn Setliff in a New Materials Recital at the 2019 MTAC State Convention in Santa Clara, CA
Intrada by Christophe Graupner and Indian Serenade by Martha Mier. David S., age 12, won a 1st place award for his performance at the 2018 Star Search competition at the Marin County Fair.
On the Prowl by Jane Bastien. Shushanik S., age 7, won a 2nd place award for her performance at the 2018 Star Search competition at the Marin County Fair.
"Fall Colors in New England" by Edna Mae Burnam played by Zach B. at the New Materials Recital at the 2017 MTAC State Convention in Santa Clara.
"Star Wonders" by Randall Hartsell performed by Kaitlyn C. at the New Materials Recital at the 2017 MTAC State Convention in Santa Clara.
"Down a Country Lane" by Aaron Copland. Performed by Caleb L., age 11, 1st place winner in Intermediate B of the 2016 Margaret Bean Davis Memorial Piano Competition.
"Satan Takes a Holiday" arranged by the teacher for three piano students, two of whom were taking drums and sax at Miller Creek Middle School's Jazz Ensemble. This was the 2008 Halloween Recital. The pianist, Robert A. recently graduated from the Berklee College of Music.