This week, Eric Fegan is Merrick Patch's Whiz Kid!
- Name: Eric Fegan
- School: Kennedy High School
- Grade: Junior
- Key Accomplishment: Fegan has been selected as an alternate to the New York State School Music Association (NYSSMA) All-State Jazz Ensemble.
- Keys to Awesomeness: Fegan is a talented pianist and is an accompanist for Kennedy’s concert choir, variety choir, and mixed chorus. He has been the pianist for Kennedy’s jazz ensemble for the past three years. Last year, he received the Outstanding Student Accompanist Award for Music in the Parks.
Do you know a great kid? Submit your nomination in our comment box below or e-mail the information to Emily.Cappiello@patch.com. Be sure to include all of the following information:
- Nominator's Name
- Nominator's E-Mail
- Whiz Kid's Name
- Whiz Kid's Age
- Whiz Kid's School
- Whiz Kid's Accomplishment
- Whiz Kid's Key to Awesomeness (what made him/her successful?)