The National Piano Guild Auditions will be held Monday and Tuesday in the piano studios of Eunice Schumpert in Portales and Doris Tankersly in Clovis. The adjudicator is a private piano teacher, Mary-Lynn Brown, of Las Cruces.
Brown is a graduate of ENMU in piano performance, and has 36 credit hours toward a master’s degree at NMSU in Las Cruces. Brown has instructed various music courses in college, high school, and elementary levels, and is an accompanist and coach for other instruments.
Piano student will be performing memorized music at various levels to be judged by Brown for accuracy of rhythm, notes, and technique as well as dynamics, interpretation and skills in playing scales, and other phases of musicianship.