Several local students recently earned ribbons in the Scale Olympics, a piano event held by the Central East District of the Ohio Music Teachers Association at Otterbein University.

Several local students recently earned ribbons in the Scale Olympics, a piano event held by the Central East District of the Ohio Music Teachers Association at Otterbein University.

Students who participated include Ishika Argarwal, Jack Braidech, Katherine Braidech, Jalen Clisby, Anne Gerber, Lucy Harris, William Harris, Colleen Hutchinson, Faye Ma, Kate Ma, Sana Masuda, Krutika Mishra, Rohan Narisetti, Aria Tarantine, Caroline Tarr, Sophia Tartaglia, Isabella Thiel, Logan Weber, Jason Weiler and Shrey Yagnik.

Students were judged in nine areas of musicianship: scales, cadences, arpeggios, triads, transposition, sight reading, harmonization, ear training and written theory. They received ribbons according to how well they performed in each event.