The musical community of greater Toledo will gather to host a benefit for Sue Sgro, a long-time studio teacher of violin, viola, and piano and well-known in the area as a performer.
The Lourdes violin instructor has not been able to continue sharing her musical talent through teaching and performing because of her health issues. Donations will be accepted to assist with her medical expenses.
The event is at 3 p.m. on Sunday, July 14, at Church of St. Andrew United Methodist, 3620 Heatherdowns Blvd. in Toledo. A reception will follow.
Performers include many prominent area musicians and teachers including:
Alice Neff Petersen, violin & Norma Kelling, piano
The Moody Flutes (Bonnie Ward and others)
Strings of Choice (Alice Petersen and others)
Bonnie Rowe, oboe & Gladys Rudolph, piano
Norma Kelling, organ
Kathy Price and Student, piano four hands
Karen T. Biscay, voice & Theresa Linares, piano
Theresa Linares, piano
Donald Jackson, recorder & Sandy Kellogg, piano
Gwen Senerius, voice & Denise Mathias, piano
Barbara Harris, piano
Vocal Quartet (Gwen Senerius, Ed Bloedow, Michael and Karen Biscay)
Sasha Meade, voice & Olga Topuzova-Meade, piano
Ed Bloedow, oboe & Olga Topuzova-Meade, piano
Olga Topuzova-Meade, piano
For more information, contact Karen T. Biscay at 419-824-3772 or firstname.lastname@example.org.