Young pianists win prizes at music festival

Piano teacher Joy Elliman, with pupils William Kong, Anita Wong and Harriet Spriggs
Piano teacher Joy Elliman, with pupils William Kong, Anita Wong and Harriet Spriggs

Young pianists from the Bourne area have gained honours in a recent music festival.

Several pupils of Langtoft piano teacher Joy Elliman, entered the Colsterworth Festival of Performing Arts on March 2 and many came away as winners in their classes.William Kong, Anita Wong and Harriet Spriggs all picked up trophies and certificates and seven-year-old Tiffany Wong came first in the Year Two and under class.

Stephanie Kwok, 15, was 1st in the repertoire class.

Mrs Elliman said: “My pupils are wonderful. The achievement for them is terrific.

“It is a very exciting day for all the children involved and for all the parents, grandparents and teachers watching and supporting.

Our picture shows Joy Elliman with pupils William Kong, Anita Wong and Harriet Spriggs.

Anyone interested in learning the piano should call Mrs Elliman on 01778 344147.