Spring Break 2024

Monday, March 18, 2024 | News

The Studio will be closed for Spring Break from Monday March 25 through Sunday March 31.

We'll be OPEN every day through and including March 24. We'll re-open on our usual school-year schedule starting Monday April 1. 

SMC Masterclass 2024

Thursday, March 14, 2024 | Student Awards and Honors

As part of the annual NFMC Spring Festival, Springfield Music Club (SMC) hosted noted area pianist Miriam Teie for an all-day masterclass. Three students from our studio stepped up to learn with Dr. Teie. 

Timothy Chen (Sonatina in a minor, Benda)

Courtney Nguyễn (The Storm, Burgmuller)

Isabel Yao (Sonatina in G Major (Romanze), Beethoven)

RCM Celebration of Excellence 2024

Wednesday, March 13, 2024 | Student Awards and Honors

Congratulations to Adrian Jeon, who performed in the RCM Celebration of Excellence (Southeast Region) on March 9th 2024.

Adrian was selected for this honor based on his top score on his RCM Exam during the 2022-23 school year. 

He traveled to the University of South Florida (Tampa) for this honors recital along with about 30 other honored students from around the southeast U.S. 

Aphrodite Mitsopoulou Lecture-Recital on Greek Composers

Wednesday, March 13, 2024 | News

Join us Saturday March 23 at 4:00 PM for an engaging lecture-recital presented by Aphrodite Mitsopoulou. She will take us on a journey through Greek culture, history, and tradition as seen through selected piano compositions of the 20th century. 

About one hour. Suitable for ages 10 and up, including adults. Free. No walk-ins. If you'd like to attend, please contact Mr. Horowitz or Ms. Mitsopoulou or send us a message. 

NFMC Festival Honors 2024

Monday, March 11, 2024 | Student Awards and Honors

Congratulations to the students who participated in NFMC Festival on March 8th and 9th. This non-competitive nationwide event is hosted locally by Springfield Music Club. Students present two pieces from memory and receive commentary and a rating from two judges.  The following students earned the top rating of "Superior". 

Juliet Barrett ♪ Emily Belle ♪ Timothy Chen ♪ Graham Halvaksz ♪ Noa Herzog ♪ Eoin Hore ♪ Liam Horgan ♪ Owen Horgan ♪ Helena Horowitz ♪ Liam Jewell ♪ Mingun Kim ♪ Ryo Lee ♪ Jacob Liu ♪ Brooklyn Lyon ♪ Caeli McIntosh ♪ Katherine Moon ♪ Emma Moon ♪ Keshavan Nair ♪ Courtney Nguyen ♪ Eleanor Nguyen ♪ Gizem Onerci ♪ Priya Perakam ♪ Eliana Rougle ♪ Anne Severino ♪ Joseph Severino ♪ Lucia Severino ♪ Karthik Thyagarajan ♪ Elena Valdez-Torres ♪ Adele Vassilopoulos ♪ Anastasia Vassilopoulos ♪ Aruni Veluri ♪ Ethan Williams ♪ Isabel Yao


Ellia Downer (Piano Solo & Piano Concerto!)

Golden Key 2024

Monday, March 4, 2024 | Student Awards and Honors

Congratulations to the following students who earned honors in The Golden Key Music Festival, 2024. In this video-audition event, students receive comments from a qualified adjudicator and have the opportunity to be selected for awards. 

GOLD: Timmy Chen & James Yao

SUPER BRONZE: Piya Perakam & Aruni Veluri