Saturday, March 14, 2015
First Baptist Church
858 Great Plain Avenue, Needham
The Piano Festival comprises recitals by Needham students
who are taking piano lessons, giving them an opportunity
(with their teachers' permission) to perform for each other
and their families and friends.
Student Recitals for 2015
Saturday, March 14, 2:00 and 3:30 p.m.
* Needham resident
* Age 18 or younger
* Permission from instructor (not necessarily a Needham resident)
* Repertoire: short piece or movement of sonatina or sonata
* Time limit: 5 minutes
* Cost $20 (enclose check with registration form)
* Deadline: March 1, 2015
* Notification of performance time: March 7 (to teacher)
Scene from 2010
Students who performed at one of the recitals in February 2010
(photo credit: Needham Times)
Piano Festival Chair Steve Snitzer is at right
Teachers of 2011 Festival Students
Amy Rockett Zhanna Berezina
Kevin McGinty Marianne Hopkin
Anne Munstedt Armine Donato
Marguerite Kotlyarova Li Fan
Mia DeMeis Steve Sussman
Saturday, May 16, 2015 at 10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m.
First Baptist Church, 858 Great Plain Avenue
The String Festival is presented to foster community among string
students and their teachers and to inspire the students.
Information for participating students
Performers must be 18 years old or younger, Needham residents
or students of Needham teachers, taking lessons, and have their
instructor's permission (the instructor does not have to be a
All performances are limited to 10 minutes. The work can be
a piece or one movement of a work for a solo string instrument
or a piece for string and piano.
The deadline for applications is May 1, 2015.
A $10 fee must accompany the application.