February concert - Feb 25, 2020

Elizabeth Woods

[Piano] Music Friend Waltz A three-note symphony
Teacher: Bettina Houser

Max Polizu

[Piano] Magic man
Teacher: Ekaterina Bessmeltseva

Otis Nee

[Voice] Edelweiss & I just can’t wait to be king
Teacher: Aline Sardao

Dexter Reeb

[Piano] Alpine Melody
Teacher: Chelsea Ayllon

Lily Miyagishima

[Piano] Sonatina
Teacher: Aline Sardao

Lana Cheng

[Voice] Someone like you
Teacher: Aline Sardao

Jillian Cheng

[Voice] True Colors
Teacher: Aline Sardao

Alex Ocone

[Piano] The Lonely Goatherd
Teacher: Aline Sardao

Aubrey Kesler

[Piano] Jericho and spanish dance
Teacher: Ekaterina Bessmeltseva

Gavin Gilbert

Teacher: Melody Tran

Gwendolyn Woods

[Violin] May Song
Teacher: Eriko Tsuji

Otis Nee

[Piano] Evening Song
Teacher: Melody Tran

Charissa Bui

[Voice] Imagine
Teacher: Aline Sardao

Kelly Reid

[Piano] Red River Valley
Teacher: Melody Tran

Amber Mares

Teacher: Bettina Houser

Emily Mares

[Voice] Speechless & I Have Nothing
Teacher: Aline Sardao

Huynh Tam Lam

[Guitar] Lágrima by Francisco Tárrega, Romance by Anonymous, and Etude n2 by Matteu Carcassi
Teacher: Hugo Nogueira

Jonathan Thornton

[Guitar] Allegro by Mauro Giuliani and Study by Dionisio Aguado
Teacher: Hugo Nogueira

Frequently asked questions

Please ask your teacher to register your name for the recital.

For virtual recital, this will reserve a place for you to post your performance video on this page. Your teacher can then help you with making your best performance video. Please limit performance to maximum 5 minutes. However, we will accept some exceptions based on the teacher's recommendation if the performance has to go a little over the time limit. The video must be submitted no later than the deadline using the Upload button (under your name). If you need any support, please contact us at contact@hbschoolofmusic.com.

For virtual recital, videos will be available for viewing and audience voting on the recital's planned date.

You only need to have a Facebook account to be able to vote. Just click or tap on the Like button. You can 'like' more than one performance.

If you're a HBSM teacher, you should see buttons to judge a video. If you don't see these buttons, please log in to the teacher portal and come back to this page.

The winner will be selected at the end of two weeks after the recital date. If there are multiple performances with the same highest number of likes, we will select one randomly for the reward.

Absolutely. We will be giving four Amazon $50 gift card awards, for the following categories. The winner(s) will be posted on the school's website. We will also contact and email the gift card to the family.

  • Best musical performance - judged by HB School of Music teachers
    • Musically and stylistically performed
    • Displaying contrasting and variety of emotions
    • Engaging
  • Best technical performance - judged by HB School of Music teachers
    • Display of good technical competency
    • Good execution of technically difficult works/passages
    • Level of difficulty for the work performed
    • Employing a good variety of techniques appropriate to the music
  • Best production - judged by HB School of Music teachers
    • Appropriate for the theme of this recital (Father’s Day or World Music Day)
    • Recording quality
    • Presentation and creativity
    • Extra points for group performances (duet/trio, etc.)
  • Most voted - voted by friends and families
    • The most liked video by peers, friends and family through Facebook