Yes, flowers are completely appropriate. The right time? Before, during (around intermission), or after the recital. via
What do you say at the end of a piano recital?
“That concludes our recital for this evening. I'd like to say thank you to all the parents and grandparents here today for helping and supporting the students all year long with their practicing and for taking them to lessons. We couldn't have done it without you. And students, you did a wonderful job tonight.via
How do you not mess up a piano recital?
Lean on a friend. Phone a friend for a laugh or support before your piano recital.
Warm your ticklers.
Cut the clutter.
Don't overlook the importance of a good night's sleep.