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STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Jordan Vasquez

This month, we’re excited to feature piano student Jordan Vasquez! Jordan is a 3rd grader at WestRidge Academy and studies piano with Ms. Joy. We chose Jordan for the January Student Spotlight because he recently earned a huge Flourish honor – the Maestro medal! Students can earn the Maestro medal by reaching 2000 points in … Continue reading “STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Jordan Vasquez”


STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Amya Goodman

This month, we’re excited to feature piano and voice student Amya Goodman! Amya studies with Ms. Julie. She is a sophomore at Greeley West High School, where she’s involved in theatre, choir, and the forensics team. She also plays keys for her worship band! Below is a picture of Amya playing the Fairy Godmother in … Continue reading “STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Amya Goodman”


STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Sam Goad

This month, we’re excited to feature piano student Sam Goad! Sam, an 8th grader at Dayspring Christian Academy, is a student of Ms. Ivana. He participated in this year’s RCM (Royal Conservatory of Music) exams, and received two awards: State Certificate of Excellence and Center Certificate of Excellence, Level 2 Piano. The RCM exam is … Continue reading “STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Sam Goad”


Student Spotlight – David and Kathleen Talkington

This month, we are excited to highlight two adult students. David and Kathleen both study with Mr. Thomas Welander, on ukulele and mandolin, respectively. They often perform duets together at our Adult Soirées, where adult students can share their progress in a supportive, low pressure environment. They have also started performing for the elderly in … Continue reading “Student Spotlight – David and Kathleen Talkington”


STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Natalie Knostman

This month, we’re excited to feature voice student Natalie Knostman! Natalie takes voice lessons with Ms. Julie Koenig at Flourish. She just started her sophomore year at Windsor Charter Academy. She has already accomplished two huge goals: she was recently cast as Anna in the Stampede Troupe’s production of Frozen Jr., as well as Candy … Continue reading “STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Natalie Knostman”


STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Annabelle Rusco

This month, we’re excited to feature piano student Annabelle Rusco! Annabelle takes piano lessons with Ms. Julie Koenig at Flourish. She has worked hard to accomplish several goals in the past year! She earned the top number of points in our 2019 Practice Challenge, completed an entire piano book, and participated in the Royal Conservatory … Continue reading “STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Annabelle Rusco”


STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Yadira Baeza

This month, we’re excited to feature Yadira Baeza! Yadira, an eighth grader in homeschool, is currently studying voice under the guidance of Ms. Julie Koenig. She also plays piano and has taught herself to play guitar. Yadira recently opened her YouTube channel. She enjoys recording some of her favorite songs. Listen to her sing and … Continue reading “STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Yadira Baeza”


STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – CARRIGHAN PLEMMONS

This month, we’re excited to feature Carrighan Plemmons! Carrighan is currently studying violin under the guidance of Ms. Belén Hernández. Carrighan attended the violin summer camp last year and then begun taking private lessons. She successfully completed two levels in the Achievement program in 6 months. Carrighan recently wrote a composition and performed it at … Continue reading “STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – CARRIGHAN PLEMMONS”


STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – NATHAN RASMUSSEN

This month, we’re excited to feature piano student Nathan Rasmussen! Nathan is one of the two Flourish students who won the 2018 State Certificate of Excellence and the Center Certificate of Excellence (Preparatory A Piano) granted by the Royal Conservatory of Music last May. Nathan is a student of Mrs. Grace Ann McCaulie at Flourish Music … Continue reading “STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – NATHAN RASMUSSEN”


STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – DAVID SANCHEZ

David is currently studying guitar under the guidance of Mr. Teague Bechtel. David is part of his school Jazz band. He has won two auditions to perform a solo with the band. He played this past October 16th and he will also perform a solo in the Spring. David is continuously working hard to improve and … Continue reading “STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – DAVID SANCHEZ”