Concerto Competition Winners are Announced!
Please visit 2014 Winners pages for results…click here

Hina Khuong-Huu, Nathan Kim, and Yibiao Wang shared Grand Prize Winners


Hina Khuong-Huu, Nathan Kim, and Yibiao Wang shared Concerto Competition 2014 Grand Prize Winners!



Vadim Repin International
Masterclass Scholarship Competition Winners!


As part of our 10th Anniversary Celebration we were very excited to announce that the world renowned violinist Vadim Repin has graciously agreed to lead a masterclass for AFAF students. At the conclusion of the masterclass Mr. Repin surprised us when he decided to graciously donate his entire honorarium to the scholarship fund and has selected not one, but two of the participants for the V. Repin Masterclass Scholarship! American Fine Arts Festival would like to congratulate Aaron-Timothy Chooi, who will receive a $3,000 scholarship, and Lindsey Jelin Lee, who will receive $2,000 scholarship. Both winners will have the opportunity to perform at the AFAF 10th Anniversary Celebration Concert at Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall on May 18, 2013. …more




  • Aaron-Timothy Chooi, (b. 1993), Canada, Teacher Ida Kavafian;


Video: Aaron-Timothy Chooi, ♫ violin, Canada, performing Introduction et Rondo Capriccioso Op. 28; Saint-Saens



  • Lindsey Jelin Lee, (b. 1998), South Korea
    Teacher’s: Yulee Choi, Aron Rosand


Video: Lindsey Jelin Lee, ♫ violin, South Korea , performing Wieniawski Concerto No.1 in F-sharp minor, Op. 14, mvt.1


June 1, 2014 at 11:30am, 3:30pm and 8:00pm Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall – AFAF Season 2013-2014 Winners
June 8, 2014 at 11:30am, 3:30pm and 8:00pm Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall – AFAF Season 2013-2014 Winners
June 14, 2014 at 6pm Bruno Walter Auditorium at Lincoln Center -  AFAF Season 2013-2014 Winners
TBA Dicapo Opera Theatre – AFAF Season 2013-2014 Winners

Golden Era of Romantic Music International Competition Application due October 15, 2014

Our 10th Anniversary Season

As always, our regular season program offers the perfect opportunity to perform at some of the best concert halls in NYC, including Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall and Bruno Walter Auditorium At Lincoln Center. In-person auditions are scheduled to take place in MA, NY, NJ, CA, CT, Washington, DC and Bejing, China. Those unable to attend in-person auditions will be able to audition by mail. The in-person application deadline is as follows California – March 2, 2013 | NJ – March 30, 2013. Video audition applications have to be postmarked by March 30, 2013. …more

Summer 2013

The American Fine Arts Festival (AFAF) Summer Music Courses in Europe, now in its six year, offers music students an exciting opportunity to study music in Europe under the tutelage of a distinguished international faculty comprised of experienced teachers and renowned chamber musicians and soloists, as well as to explore Europe’s rich history through a variety of trips and excursions.. …more