The 28th Annual Piano Festival is Sunday, February 26, at the Milbank High School theatre. Guest artist is Rebecca Wieting. The festival, sponsored by the Milbank Area Piano Teachers, is free and open to the public. Lunch will be served between sessions in the high school lunchroom.
Students playing during the 1:30 p.m. session are: Aiden Quintanilla, Ashlynn Batchelor, Cooper Hupke, Elexia Quintanilla, Claire Snaza, Graham Lightfield, James Batchelor, Ian Liebe, Ella Sandvig, Sara Wenzl, Evy Liebe, Maurina Street, Dani Yamaura, Max Lightfield, Nicholas Batchelor, Hailey Hupke, Amaya Street, and JD Lusk.
Performing during the 3:15 p.m. session are: Shaylee Schuchard, Addie Farrell, Zayda Townsend, Jacob Shelstad, Hope Karels, William Karels, Zach Ringsaker, Cailey Sime, Jacob Reimche, Mariah Madsen, Maddie Daffield, Bennett Schwenn, Logan Meyer, Elsie Ehrenberg, and Bethany Danielson.
Piano instructors are: Sheila Dailie, Susan Karels, Jennifer Neu, Deb Rausch, Miriam Schwenn, Renae Wollschlager, and Carol Ydstie.