21st Annual Honors Rectital

The 21st Annual Rhode Island Honors Recital sponsored by the Rhode Island Music Education Association and the Providence College Music Department will be held on Sunday, June 26, 2022 at 3:00 p.m. in the Smith Center for the Arts at Providence College Smith Center for the Arts, 63 Eaton Street, in Providence.

The outstanding student musicians who will perform participated in the RIMEA Solo & Ensemble Festival in May 2022. They each received a “concert ready” and “Superior” rating from their judges and were invited to audition for members of RIMEA. They were then selected to perform in the 21st Annual Honors Recital. There were over 400 student musicians who performed at the Solo & Ensemble Festival and 14 students were selected to perform in the 21st Honors Recital.

The following Rhode Island student musicians will perform at the 21st Rhode Island Annual Honors Recital:

  • Liam DeRosa, violin and viola, Cranston
  • Selina Amargo, soprano, Narragansett
  • Christopher Trek, piano and trombone, Cranston
  • Harry Feng, piano, Pawtucket
  • Jessica Lamoreux, soprano, N. Scituate
  • Rachel Ouellette, flute, Bristol
  • Xia Myers, tenor, Cumberland
  • Jillian Reeve, soprano, Lincoln
  • Mia Schenenga, cello, E. Greenwich
  • The Musica Dolce Honors String Quartet with Rachel Tagem, violin, N. Kingstown; Evan Berthiaume, violin, E. Greenwich; Asher Henry, viola, S. Kingstown, and Mia Schenenga, cello, E. Greenwich

The 21st Annual Honors Recital is dedicated in loving memory to Dr. Edward Drew who was the founder of this state-wide music event in 2001 and passed away in 2011.

The Honors Recital is free and open to the public.

The Rhode Island Music Education Association is a 501(c)(3) non-profit professional organization with over 300 active and retired music educators, private-lesson teachers and collegiate members serving students in public, private, and charter schools across the state. Please consider donating to provide scholarships enabling equitable access for students to participate in festivals, ensembles, and master classes. Thank you.