|Annie Elliott Wins April Rising Star Award|
Apr 30, 2017
Cascade School of Music is proud to announce 13
year old Voice student, Annie Elliott, has been awarded the Rising Star Award
for April, 2017. Annie is a student
Cullie Treichler and the daughter of Tim and Jennifer Elliott of Bend.
Rising Star Award recognizes students in years one and two of private
instruction who exhibit talent, effort and achievement. The students who receive this award have been
nominated by their teachers as showing both great promise as musicians along
with great perseverance and commitment to their craft.
Annie began her studies with Ms.
Treichler just eight months ago and has had several notable accomplishments in
the short time.
“Annie is naturally talented, with curiosity and zeal for
learning. She has made outstanding
progress this year and achieved many successes.
Annie recently performed at Solo Ensemble, scored 85/90 points and
received high praise for her work.
Annie’s pre-audition was accepted and she will audition for the Sunriver
Music Festival Young Artist Scholarship in early June. Annie’s willingness to discover her voice
along with her love of classical repertoire, amazing work ethic and passion for
singing make her a joy to work with,” says Cullie Treichler
Trish Allehoff, Interim Director says, “Annie has challenged herself
this year, she’s delighted audiences during local performances and grown in her
an award certificate, Annie received a $50 scholarship toward her private
lessons and goody bags from award sponsors Just Joe’s Music, Wabi Sabi and
Cascade School of Music. Annie and subsequent monthly Rising Star Award winners are
the only students eligible to win the grand prize $500 scholarship to continue
their music studies at Cascade School of Music during Crescendo Bendo to be
held at the Tower Theatre on June 10, 2017.