Piano Prodigies student Kara Iwanowski won first place in the Baltimore Music Teachers Association Charlotte Nachmann Piano Competition held on June 9, 2014.
Alyssa Howell (Piano Prodigies class of 2013) was named fourth runner up at the 2014 Miss Nebraska program. For her talent selection, she performed "Northern Lights" by Elizabeth Borowsky.
The life of a touring artist sounds glamorous, doesn't it? Travel the world, play concerts, stay in fancy places and eat delicious meals... Yes, it can be very enjoyable, but there is a LOT more to it. Packing (one small suitcase for nearly a month?), practicing (hardly ever while on the road), performing the same program over and over and over again (but you can't sound bored!), laundry...
Here are some behind-the-scenes tips for life on the road.
Elizabeth Borowsky is a pianist, teacher, and composer. She is a Nationally Certified Teacher of Music in Piano (Music Teachers National Association).