JUDGES' COMMENTS: PIANO
"Outstanding performance...Congratulations to you, your teacher
"Great hands (and) finger technique...Bravo"
"What a lovely, well-prepared performance!"
"Your notes and rhythms were very precise!"
"The 'Sarabande' was played with a lovely tone and some careful interchange between the hands resulting in a good balance of hands and flowing phrase."
JUDGES' COMMENTS: VOICE
"You have a sweet voice, and you are not afraid to hit those high notes."
"Your stage presence was excellent. You told me you love to sing religious songs - it shows!"
"Your gift of song was quite special and memorable...it was a pleasure to listen to your polished performance of this challenging art song."
"Nice presentation & preparation...you have a clear, accurate tone...excellent pitch & rhythmic accuracy"
"You have a very clear, projected tone quality - very accurate - great enunciation of words - every rhythm and pitch accurate"
"You are off to a great start as a singer."
"What a big, powerful instrument you have!"
"Thank-you for a truly musical performance - you captured the spirit of the selection beautifully!"
JUDGES' COMMENTS: VIOLIN
"your tempo is nice and steady"
"you play nicely in tune"
"scales were perfect"
"Congratulations on a difficult solo!"
"intonation accurate...Great attention to dynamics and articulations!"