Congratulations 2017 Solo and Ensemble, Musicfest Northwest Winners!
Teacher Scott Grunsted is busting his buttons!
Marie Zaragoza (age 17, right) placed 5th in the Idaho State Solo and Ensemble Festival. She then went on to achieve a 97% score at Musicfest with a certificate of merit in the open violin sonata category, playing the Sonata in A, 3rd Movement, by Franck.
Clare Freeman (age 14, left) won a gold medal and certificate of merit at Musicfest in the open violin sonata category, playing the Sonata No. 3, 1st Movement, by Grieg.
Abigail Stephens (age 12, center) achieved a 100% score in the contemporary violin category at Musicfest. Her performance included costume and dance choreography with an artistic rendition of Lindsey Stirling’s Master of Tides. She also received a 93% score in the unaccompanied Bach category.