Students perform spring recital

By: Special to The Union Times
Photo courtesy of Suzy Smith The piano students of Suzy Smith had their annual spring recital on Thursday, May 24 at the University of South Carolina at Union Auditorium. The students are (front row, left to right) Greta Fulmer, Cate Wilson, Claire Wilson, Katy Fowler, Christian Crank, Carson Jolly, Benton Ivey, Deontae Beacham, (second row, left to right) Jolene West, Ross Dochterman, Gabriel Gilstrap, Melle Ponder, Amya Beacham, Marissa Bobo, Sara Grace Haney, (third row, left to right) Ansleigh Estes, Thomazia Littlejohn, Mary Kathryn James, Grayson Fulmer, Garrett Ponder, Carmen Sliwa and Cabry Fleming. (back row, left to right) Thomas Smith, Madeline Gilstrap, Kayleigh Miller, Vivian Bruce, Katie Wagner, Ryan West and teacher Suzy Smith.

UNION — The piano students of Suzy Smith had their annual spring recital on Thursday, May 24 at the University of South Carolina at Union Auditorium.

The students who took part in the recital are:

• Greta Fulmer

• Cate Wilson

• Claire Wilson

• Katy Fowler

• Christian Crank

• Carson Jolly

• Benton Ivey

• Deontae Beacham

• Jolene West

• Ross Dochterman

• Gabriel Gilstrap

• Melle Ponder

• Amya Beacham

• Marissa Bobo

• Sara Grace Haney

• Ansleigh Estes

• Thomazia Littlejohn

• Mary Kathryn James

• Grayson Fulmer

• Garrett Ponder

• Carmen Sliwa

• Cabry Fleming

• Thomas Smith

• Madeline Gilstrap

• Kayleigh Miller

• Vivian Bruce

• Katie Wagner

• Ryan West

At the end of the recital, students received gold cups for 3 years, 6 years and 9 years of participation in the STAR Celebration auditions that were held at Converse College in March. A reception for all students, families and guests followed the recital and awards program.

Photo courtesy of Suzy Smith

The piano students of Suzy Smith had their annual spring recital on Thursday, May 24 at the University of South Carolina at Union Auditorium. The students are (front row, left to right) Greta Fulmer, Cate Wilson, Claire Wilson, Katy Fowler, Christian Crank, Carson Jolly, Benton Ivey, Deontae Beacham, (second row, left to right) Jolene West, Ross Dochterman, Gabriel Gilstrap, Melle Ponder, Amya Beacham, Marissa Bobo, Sara Grace Haney, (third row, left to right) Ansleigh Estes, Thomazia Littlejohn, Mary Kathryn James, Grayson Fulmer, Garrett Ponder, Carmen Sliwa and Cabry Fleming. (back row, left to right) Thomas Smith, Madeline Gilstrap, Kayleigh Miller, Vivian Bruce, Katie Wagner, Ryan West and teacher Suzy Smith.

https://www.uniondailytimes.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/web1_Recital.jpgPhoto courtesy of Suzy Smith

The piano students of Suzy Smith had their annual spring recital on Thursday, May 24 at the University of South Carolina at Union Auditorium. The students are (front row, left to right) Greta Fulmer, Cate Wilson, Claire Wilson, Katy Fowler, Christian Crank, Carson Jolly, Benton Ivey, Deontae Beacham, (second row, left to right) Jolene West, Ross Dochterman, Gabriel Gilstrap, Melle Ponder, Amya Beacham, Marissa Bobo, Sara Grace Haney, (third row, left to right) Ansleigh Estes, Thomazia Littlejohn, Mary Kathryn James, Grayson Fulmer, Garrett Ponder, Carmen Sliwa and Cabry Fleming. (back row, left to right) Thomas Smith, Madeline Gilstrap, Kayleigh Miller, Vivian Bruce, Katie Wagner, Ryan West and teacher Suzy Smith.

Performance followed by awards program

Special to The Union Times