DE KALB JUNCTION, N.Y. (WWNY) -
Kari Hance was encouraged by her brother to take piano "and it just escalated from there."
The accomplished musician from Hermon-DeKalb is the 7 News Arts All-Star for December 27, 2018.
To her, music means everything. "It can mean so many different things, depending on what type of music you're listening to and what mood you're in. It just affects people in different ways."
After high school, she hopes to go to college to become a biology teacher.
Watch the video to learn more about her.