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Pioneer Hall: Piano Playing

Pioneer Hall: Piano Playing

August 20, 2021

Iowans hit all the right notes in the Piano Playing competition held Monday, August 16, at the 2021 Iowa State Fair.

Ty Stephany of Brandon, SD won first place in the Youth division of competition. Joe Descuhiers of Des Moines won first place in the Adult division.

Complete results follow:

Ages 5 to 16

1) Ty Stephany, Brandon, SD

2) Ellsie Lovan, Michellville

3) Carter Horman, Lowden

Ages 17 and Over:

1) Joe Descuhiers, Des Moines

2) tie - Kevin Emge, Grinnell

tie – Laura McNeely, Knoxville

3) Leslie Appleby, Dubuque

The contest was part of "Rural Americana Olde Tyme Competitions" in Farm Bureau Pioneer Hall. A first prize of $5 and ribbons are awarded to each class.