Tuesday, May 6, 2014

Incoming Knight: Impressive Pianist

Joey Recker, son of Alum Dr. Bob Recker '84 and brother of Jake '13 was recently feature in an article from the Omaha World Herald.  Joey is a member of the incoming class of 2018. 

Mesmerizing teen pianst very humble and sees future in music
By Janice Gilmore / World-Herald correspondent

At first glance, Joey Recker, a 14-year-old eighth-grader at St. Mary Margaret School, appears to be a typical, involved young man. His favorite sport is basketball, and he plays baseball. He competes in speech and plays the guitar and piano.
My impression of him as he walked to the piano at a recent recital was that he seemed an amiable young man.
Then he played.