|Ellie Smithey Fortissimo Award Winner for March 2019|
Mar 01, 2019
Ellie Smithey, age 12, is a piano student of Meagan Iverson. Ellie has an inspiring passion to develop as a musician and loves performing. She shines when sharing her music with others and works hard to dig deep into learning new pieces and concepts.
The Rising Star award is for students in their first two years of private instruction and the Fortissimo award is for students in years three and above. The students who receive these awards have been nominated by their teachers for showing talent, effort, and achievement and great promise as musicians due to perseverance and commitment to their craft.
All the Rising Stars and Fortissimo award winners from throughout the 2018-2019 school year will perform at the annual Crescendo Bendo concert at the Tower Theatre on June 1st.