Category: Eva Martin Hollaus Piano Studio
October 13th, 2012, No Comments
Bret Paddock had a great audition preforming the Gershwin Rhapsody in Blue. Bret was the very first student to perform; the auditions lasted the entire day. He was fortunate to have been chosen.
August 20th, 2011, No Comments
Shanti Ryle Piano Guild High School Diploma Certification and MTAC Graduating Senior Plaque and Advanced Level Certificate with Branch honors. Shanti has been taking lessons with me since January 2000. This year marked Shanti’s 10th gold medal award in the Piano Guild auditions. Shanti is seeking an acting and music career. 12 students could come […]
August 15th, 2011, No Comments
I am very happy to announce that I could include working links to my students blogs. And I will continue to add links: Please, enjoy Cassiopeia Bostan’s blog. SHe is now 11 years old, had her birthday a couple weeks ago. Cassiopeia Bostan started studying with me in March 2009. Cassie added a few videos […]
August 14th, 2011, No Comments
I wanted to acknowledge the last students who participated in the Piano Guild auditions: Raeva Solbach performed a brand new 10-piece program that she learned in 6 weeks. Her former teacher taught excellent Suzuki piano, which was excellent memory work, but lacking in reading and confidence learning new pieces. This program was the perfect opportunity […]
July 20th, 2011, No Comments
15 students from the Eva Martin Hollaus piano studio tested July 8 and 13, 2011 in Escondido in the Annual Piano Guild auditions. The students performed 159 pieces from memory. They all performed scales, chords/cadences and the 10-15 piece programs included full sets of arpeggios skills as well. The students were prepared using the Play Piano In ALl Keys Complete Workbook by Eva Martin Hollaus featuring fingering charts.
June 5th, 2011, No Comments
Congratulations to Ranen Unger Hicks age 10, being awarded 1st place in the 6th grade and under category. Ranen received a trophy and a cash prize. Stacey Nguyen Phan age 8 received 4th place. Sai Sivapalan received an Honorable Mention in the 9-10 grade division. He is a very busy High Schooler and he had […]
May 23rd, 2011, No Comments
I am very happy to congratulate the following students to their amazing accomplishments. They all performed musicianship phases. It was George Bostan II’s first Guild audition; he performed all white key scales in Major and harmonic minor and 9 Elementary pieces. Cassiopea Bostan performed All Major, Harmonic and Melodic Minor scales, Chords / Cadences and […]