Rising Star students win big at singing competition
Rising Star Vocal Studio students hold thier trophies from the Mid Atlantic Musical Teachers Guild voice competition. Front: Catherine Raynor, Mia Procaccino, Grace Hoffman and Gabrielle Tackas. Back: Sarah Marie Sivieri, David Hartway, Abigayle Harnum and Abigail Rose Gunther.
Rising Star's Voice Studio students, directed by Sophie Tailefer, took home trophies from the Mid Atlantic Musical Teachers Guild voice competition in Whippany March 28-30.
The students competed in various categories ranging from pop solo, to classical solo, to duets.
Catherine Raynor and Mia Procaccino won second place in Duet Elementary. Procaccino also placed third in Idol Elementary and fourth in Musical Theatre Elementary.
Grace Hoffman took fifth place in Pop Elementary.
Gabrielle Tackas won second plance in Pop Solo Junior and fourth in Jazz Junior.
Sarah Sivieri placed third in Classical Junior.
David Hartway won second in Idol Freshman, third in Jazz Intermediate and fifth in Musical Theater Freshman.
Abigayle Harnum and Abigail Rose Gunther won first place in Duet Junior. Harnum also won fourth in Classical Junior. Gunther took first in Musical Theater Freshman and Classical.