Six piano students of Ruth Burnside performed in Joplin at Piano Teachers Association events throughout the school year. They are Tara Hancock, Daniel Salazar, Ashley Henderson, Liz Leverich, Myka Masters and Chelsea Henderson. The students participated in the Sonatina Festival, the Christmas Recital, the Marie Guingerich Music Festival and the honors recital. Anna Sinclair-Hall and Shing Lee performed in three of the four events. Pictured above, in the front row, from left, are: Lee, Sinclair-Hall, Hancock and Leverich. Back row: Henderson, Salazar, Masters and Henderson. All eight students received a trophy and other awards.