2021 Annual Holiday Awards Party

Membership Required

Subscribe to a membership plan for full access to this show and learning resources!

Start Your Free Trial

Jonny May
12/20/2021 10:00 am (PST)

Welcome to the 2021 PWJ Annual Holiday Awards Party, where we recognized students who made extraordinary progress this year! ğŸŽ‰

Fun Awards

Most likely to play at Disneyland – Brian Shankman

Most likely to brighten your day – Elisa (Nana N Poppy)

Biggest cheerleader – Matt Thompson

Most Stylish Player – Kat Marie

Young Virtuoso – Davide Caimmaichella

Collaboration Award – Laura Unterweger

Most Helpful Student – David Hahn

Performance Awards

Blues Performance – Matt Knowlden & Wilma Hiser

Burlesque Blues Performance – Max Althoff

Jazz Ballad Performance – Shanti Lie & Clyde Sandry

Jazz Swing Performance – Joshua Evans & Eiress Lamy

Jazz Solo Award – Seun Joseph

Latin Jazz Performance – Sabine Hohler

Pop Performance – Steven Hill & Dan Molnar

Contemporary Performance – Ken Zimmerman

Contemporary Improv – Simon Till & Sue Muller

Boogie Performance – Irina Costei

Stride Performance – Andrei Borg

Funk Performance – Martyn Ramsden

Rock & Roll Performance – Fercebe San Blas

Hymn Performance – Josh Walsh

Holiday Performance – Isabella Vas & Tom Cook

Disney Performance – Harrison Moss

Classical Performance – Carol Green & Sindre Skarelven

Most Creative Video – Barb/Emily + Masako/Elena

Vocal performance – Kim Harrison & James Metcalf

Non-piano instrumental – William Evenhouse

Outstanding duet – Andrea Manara

Best Original Song – Masako Cross & Dimfie Kelderman

Merit Awards

Most Improved Beginner – Wayne Schindler & Kumi Miura

Most Improved Intermediate – Frank Scaccia & Renata Aryanti

Most Improved Advanced – Anthony Shiels & Barbara Wilcox

PWJ Honors Award – Barb Christenson

Office Hours Beginner/Intermediate (August 9)

Office Hours are an opportunity to get interactive feedback from a professional piano coach!

Student Assessment (July 2022)

In this Student Assessment video, Daine reviewed student video submissions from July and provided personalized feedback.

Monthly Update (July 2022)

In July, we released 2 new Courses, 5 Quick Tips, 1 blog, 6 Smart Sheets, 6 Backing Tracks, and more!