National Guild of Piano Teacher Auditions


Students participating included: David Applegate, Alexandra Barnaba, Joel Bowen, Shealy Bigach, Lindsay Carlisle, Caroline Chiaroni, Masey Childers, Hope Craddock, Meghan Frick, Shea Glenn, Amber Holladay, Benjamin Jacquot, Julie Hudson, Hannah Lee, Kristy Liu, Karley Nyman, Kelsey Nyman, Kyle Nyman, Shelby Pack, Abigail Prang, Tyler Randall, Catherine Smithson, Tiffany Taylor, Benjamin Barnhouse, Ilia Barnhouse, & Norberto Barnhouse.

Adjudicator for the event was Mrs. Carolen Hansard, from Lithia Springs, Georgia.
She received her Bachelor of Music in Piano Performance from Converse College, Spartanburg, SC, & her Master of Music Ed. From Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA. Mrs. Hansard has maintained a private piano studio for 47 years.

April 25-26, 2002

The National Guild of Piano Teacher auditions were held at River Hills Community Church in Lake Wylie, South Carolina on Thursday, April 25th & Friday, April 26th, 2002. Adjudicator for the event was Mrs. Quincy Butler, from Annandale, Virginia. Quincy is member of Phi Bta Kappa and is lited in Who's Who in the South and Southwest.

Students participating included:
David Applegate, Benjamin Barnhouse, Norberto Barnhouse, Ilia Barnhouse, Shealy Bigach, Joel Bowen, Mrs. Debra Buggie, Mrs. Teresa Cartafalsa, Lindsay Carlisle, Caroline Chiaroini, Masey Childers, Hope Craddock, Rebekah Craddock, Zachery Fetuao, Meghan Frick, Edward Granger, Amber Holladay, Jessica Jenson, Julie Hudson, Mrs. Joyce Jackson, Kristy Liu, Kathleen McKee, Shelby Pack, Abigail Prang, Tyler Randall, Jessica Taylor, Amber Schronce, Amy Spear, Tiffany Taylor, Mrs. Linda Williams, Lillian Wilkerson, & Dylan Young.

Students won Local, District, State & National honors, & performed 2-10 memorized pieces.

Pictured: Student Joel Bowen, a National winner, with adjudicator Mrs. Quincy Butler.


Guild 2001 judge Mrs. Ilene Sears with guild student Amber Holladay.


Mr. Arbis Trapp, adjudicator at the National Guild of Piano Teachers, pictured with Joanne Barnaba and students Annie Patterson, and Kristi Liu, April 2000.

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