Performers will include:
Andrew Johnson,17, will be performing “Romanza Andaluza” by Pablo de Sarasate, “Meditation” from Thais by Jules Massenet, and “Banjo and Fiddle” by William Kroll. He has received Superior ratings at the State music competition the last three years. He performs solos, chamber music and symphonic works. Andrew has participated in both the Tacoma Youth Symphony in Washington State and the Utah Youth Symphony in Salt Lake City, and currently studies violin under Dr. Mark Emile of Utah State University. When he isn't playing the violin or piano he is listening to music by his favorite composers. Andrew has been accepted into the Pittsburgh Youth Symphony in Pennsylvania where he will be living this upcoming year. Andrew has been on the Mountain Crest tennis team and has competed at the State level the last two years.
Charlotte Petersen will be playing the 1st movement of the “Sonata in G” by Sammartini, and “Scherzo” by van Goens, accompanied by John Price. At the age of 5, Charlotte started learning to play the piano and violin. At the age of 8 she switched to the cello. She loves music, especially when it involves other people. She currently studies cello with Dr. James McWhorter and this Fall plans to go to BYU-Idaho and study music education. Charlotte runs track and cross country and loves to hike in the mountains, as well as bake desserts.