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Piano students to perform in recital

Piano students of Audrey Savig will be presented in recital on Sunday, May 19, at the First Lutheran Church, Detroit Lakes.  The 1:30 p.m. performance will feature the following students’ programs.

Preparatory Level: Taylor Laudon, Charlize Sweere, Jackson Mikkelsen, Sierra Blakeway, and Jeffrey Pfeifer.

Elementary Level: Ahna Thompson, Whitney Mikkelsen, Lily Turman, and Katelyn Kleven.

Junior Level: Paige Blakeway, Greta Pfeifer, Jarrett Stelter, Garrett Kleven, Samantha Charboneau, Anna Turman, and Marissa Thompson.

Intermediate Level: Madelynn Thompson and Maren Thompson.

Minnesota Music Teachers Association (MMTA) certificates will be awarded to students taking exams in November and May. An MMTA Theory Certificate will  be presented to Madelynn Thompson, passing Theory Level 3 with Excellence.

Piano Comprehensive Syllabus Certificates will be awarded to Lily Turman, passing the Preparatory Level with High Distinction, and to Anna Turman, passing Level 2 with High Distinction.

Classroom awards and certificates for Memorization, Repertoire Advancement, Saturday Theory/Performance Class Attendance, and the MMTA Challenge Award Program will be presented to students.

Students performing in the MMTA State Honors Finals Concert on May 18 at the Minneapolis Convention Center are Marissa Thompson, Junior B Level, and Maren Thompson, Intermediate B Level.  These ensembles will be performed in recital on Sunday afternoon.  The public is invited to attend.

Students are from the Detroit Lakes, Lake Park, Hawley and Audubon areas.