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Jonny May
12/14/2023 10:00 am (PST)

Welcome to the 2023 PWJ Annual Holiday Awards Party, where we recognized students who made extraordinary progress this year! πŸŽ‰

Fun Awards

Most likely to play at Disneyland – Chad Gulick

Most likely to play at Carnegie Hall – Krisztina Berkes

Most likely to brighten your day – Karen Grisham & Dianne Sutton

Most Encouraging Student – Jill Humbert

Most Stylish Player – JJ Robertson

Performance Awards

Blues Performance – Barb Christenson

Jazz Ballad Performance – Lee Hayton & Rich Griffith

Jazz Swing Performance – Stephen Poposki & Milan Mohsenian

Jazz Waltz Performance Award – Jardin

Pop Performance – Eleanor Oliver

Contemporary Performance – Emery DeWitt

Boogie Performance – Sandra Angot

Rock & Roll Performance – Justin Mlcak

Ragtime Performance – Robert Primrose

Gospel Performance – Joyce Heineman

Hymn Performance – Lisa Hansen

Holiday Performance – Dave Punke

Classical Performance – Kumi Miura

Most Soulful Performance – Martyn Ramsden

Vocal performance – Lee Hayton & Sabine Hohler

Non-piano instrumental – Robb Hoffmann

Most Creative Video – Barb Christneson & Andrei Borg

Outstanding Duet – Roberto Silva/Frank Scaccia, Lisa Hansen/Krisztina Berkes

Live Band Performance – MaeRuth McCants & Elisa Carbone

Merit Awards

Most Improved Beginner – Gulya Ilyasova & Ivan Charles

Most Improved Intermediate – Ho Ting Ting & Roberto Silva

Most Improved Advanced – Rie Kitamura & Koji Takahashi

PWJ Honors Award – Kirna Smit & Mette Radecker


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