Ellen Boll receives Williamsport Music Club Scholarship

Ellen Boll, daughter of Dr. John and Mrs. Jennifer Boll, is the 2017 winner of the Williamsport Music Club scholarship. The Club has awarded the scholarship to young talent for 20 years.

Boll has studied piano for 10 years. She is a student of Dr. Amanda Gunderson and Dr. Timothy Shafer. She is also the winner of the Bloomsburg Young Classical Artist Competition, and she placed second in the Keystone Chamber Music Competition.

A 16 year-old senior in home school, Boll has been accepted by several colleges and universities and will major in music. She was inspired to play the piano by her mother and sister.

Boll teaches eight piano pupils and plays for her church’ s performed Liszt’s Etude No. 3, Un sospiro for her audition. She will perform the composition for the public at the Williamsport Music Club’s Gala Concert at 7:30 p.m. April 25 at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, 142 Market St.