Written by Hillsboro Free Press Tuesday, 01 May 2012 15:31
Area students participated in the District 6 Kansas Music Teachers Association Music Progressions at Bethel College, North Newton, April 21.
This annual test provides a musical event evaluating the progressive growth of all students—those studying music as a hobby or those wishing to be professional musicians.
In addition to performing on the piano, each student is tested in areas of listening, keyboard theory and written theory.
The adjudicators were Wendy Stevens, Wichita, and Sheila Litke, Hillsboro.
Newton Music Teachers Association piano teachers involved in this event were: Karla Conner, Newton; Lillian Harms, Moundridge; Carol Klingenberg, Peabody; Sheila Litke, Hillsboro; Beverly Richards, Hillsboro; and Deborah Toews, Wichita.
Students participating from this area were Megan Bartel, Hannah Bontrager, Faith Elliot, Drew Friesen, Kourtney Kaufman, Landon Kaufman, Abby Kliewer, Katie Kliewer, Lydia Kliewer, Ryan Littlejohn, Anna Lubbers, Hanna Ostrander, Hope Ostrander, Justine Ostrander, Emma Roseberry, Emma Scantlin, Veronica Stockton, Katelyn Sundquist and Audrey Tozier.