KAREN P. LIM-SMITH RECOGNIZED AS A PROFESSIONAL OF THE YEAR
FOR THREE CONSECUTIVE YEARS BY STRATHMORE’S WHO’S WHO WORLDWIDE PUBLICATION
FARMINGDALE, NEW YORK, DECEMBER 23, 2016 Karen P. Lim-Smith of Flower Mound, Texas has been recognized as a Professional of the Year for three consecutive years, 2015, 2016 and 2017, by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide for her outstanding contributions and achievements for over 20 years in the fields of music education, entertainment and music.
ABOUT KAREN P. LIM-SMITH
Karen Lim-Smith manages Music Starz Studios, a music studio providing music education in violin, viola and piano lessons. She is a performer and teacher. She performed frequently with The Dallas Opera Orchestra, the Tulsa Opera Orchestra, Wichita Falls Symphony Orchestra and has toured with Andrea Bocelli and Diana Ross and the Supremes throughout the U.S. She has made six CD’s with her husband Jay Smith. Lim-Smith won first prize at the Mozart National String Competition.
Music Starz Studios raised money from 2011-2014 at Grapevine Mills Mall for: Buckner International Orphan Care, Pass on the Gift – Heifer International to end world hunger and poverty and care for the Earth, Captain Hope’s Kids, Feeding America and Food for the Poor. Lim-Smith and her students devote much of their time and effort to providing free concert performances for hospice patients in affiliation with Good Shepherd Hospice and Hospice Compassus (2013 – 2014).
Her music students are winners of the President’s Volunteer Service Award Program and have been certified for the Prudential Spirit Community Awards.
During her spare time, she performs with her music students free concerts for hospice patients at:
Hollymead – Skilled Nursing Home and Rehabilitation Center – Flower Mound
The Oaks Assisted Living and Memory Care in Flower Mound
Flower Mound Assisted Living
Rosewood Assisted Living – Flower Mound
Lewisville Estates Assisted Living & Retirement Living – Lewisville
Evergreen at Vista Ridge Senior Living – Lewisville
Rambling Oaks Courtyard Extensive Community Care and Assisted Living – Highland Village
From 2013 – 2014, Lim-Smith and her students have performed free hospice concerts for the following areas:
Greenfield Residences of Arlington
Villages on MacArthur – Skilled Care and Memory Care – Irving
Town Of Flower Mound Senior Center
Woodridge Nursing and Rehabilitation Center – Grapevine
Kindred Transitional Care – Grapevine
Grapevine Senior Center – Grapevine
Autumn Leaves – Grapevine
Dancing River Assisted Living – Grapevine
Stoneybrook Memory Care – Grapevine
Meadwood Assisted Living – Grapevine
River Oaks Assisted Living – Coppell
Good Shepherd Hospice in Irving
The Northgate Plaza – Irving
Prairie Estates Nursing Home – Frisco
The Plaza (nursing home) – Richardson
Heritage House – Keller
Mustang Creek – Keller
Keller Oaks – Keller
Lake Lodge Nursing – Fort Worth
North Hills Hospital – North Richland Hills
Sterling House – Watauga
Ms. Lim-Smith obtained a M.A. in Music and a M.A. in Journalism from the University of Texas. She is affiliated with the Denton Music Teachers Association, Carrollton Music Teachers Association, Texas Music Teachers Association, Music Teachers National Association, the National Association of Professional Women, the International Women’s Leadership Association, National Association of Distinguished Professionals and the Continental Who’s Who.
For further information, please contact http://www.musicstarzstudios.com.
ABOUT STRATHMORE’S WHO’S WHO WORLDWIDE
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