Awards & Recognition

Michelle Snyder Harp

Congratulations to Michelle Snyder, harp student of Manijeh Pickard, who was recently awarded First Place in the Junior Musica Diversa category for the Tri-County Concerts Association Annual Youth Festival. Michelle will perform as part of the 77th Annual Youth Festival Winner’s Concert on Sunday, June 9, 2019 at 3pm at Montgomery County Community College, Science Center Theater in Blue Bell, PA.

Eridanus Trio 2nd pic

Congratulations to the Eridanus Trio on their recent 2nd Place Award in the Junior Ensemble category of the Tri-County Concerts Annual Youth Festival. The members of Eridanus Trio are Daniel Chu, Haley Chung, and Matthew Chung. Daniel studies piano with Milena Urban; Haley studies violin with Cindy Campetti; and Matthew studies cello with Hsiao-Ming Chen. The Eridanus Trio began in the Fall of 2018 at Community Music School, through the Chamber Music program. Coached by Hsiao-Ming Chen, the trio has enjoyed learning the art of music making as a chamber group.

Young Clarinetist | Community Music School Trappe

This young clarinetist has a great reason for his smile! Xandro (student of Ingrid Zepp) was accepted by audition into the Philadelphia Sinfonia Players Orchestra for the 2018-2019 season. Congratulations! We are so proud of you, Xandro!

Harp Student | Community Music School Trappe

Congratulations to harp student, Millena C. on her recent second place showing at the Tri County Concerts Annual Youth Festival Competition! We also congratulate violinist, Ethan F. and bassoonist, Connor K. on receiving Honorable Mentions in the Senior Strings and Senior Winds categories. We’re so proud of our talented students!

Piano Students | Community Music School Trappe

We are so proud of these young men! Piano students John D., Victor W., Patrick L., and Daniel S. (not pictured here) recently performed at Carnegie Hall in NYC after their stellar performances in the Rising Talents Music Fest Competition in Princeton, NJ. Congratulations to these talented students and their awesome teacher, Milena Urban!

Young Musicians | Community Music School Trappe

We are so proud of these young musicians! Cellist Mark and bassoonist Connor have been selected for PMEA Regional Orchestra and Band. Trumpeter Austin was selected as split-lead for All State Jazz Band! Way to go, gentlemen!

Ethan Frankel (violin student of Cindy Campetti) has been named Concertmaster for the Philadelphia Sinfonia and Philadelphia Sinfonia Chamber Orchestra for the 2018-2019 concert season. Ethan will also perform in the Montgomery County Honors String Orchestra