Sarah Reaser O’Brien shares this photo and says:
Forty-three young pianists from The Piano School in Salem presented a recital of Christmas and classical music on Dec. 16 at New Hope Presbyterian Church. The students are from Salem, Roanoke, Boones Mill, Christiansburg, Moneta and Fincastle.
Shown here, they are (front row): Oscar Angleberger, Carson Tucker, Lauren Erwin and Weston Conner; (second row): Harper Chittum, Mary Robinson, Delaney Eller, Annie Bond, Riley Geddes, Mia Franke, Henry Ellis, Sam Peppers, Camden Hart, Charlie Angleberger, Audrey Hayes, Clare Amend and Katelyn Crumpacker; (third row): Phoebe Stevens, Tucker Franke, Kirbie Conner, Berkeley Wall, Audrey Lewis, Adalynn Eller, Gabby Peppers, Marleigh Hart, Rose Ellis, Ashby Garst, Rebecca Erwin, Meghan Thompson and Charles Lewis; (back row): Urmila Bharathan, Alisha Freitas, Emma Bradley, Eve-lynn Deegan, Taylor Bowen, Joseph Hart, Alexander Baynum, Alyssa Bradley, Paris Eve Reinhard, Charlotte DeForest, Hannah Bowen, Hannah Welch and Natalie DeForest.
All are private students of Sarah Reaser O’Brien, NCTM. The Piano School has been voted one of the “Best Places for Music Lessons” by readers of So Salem for the last four years.