Mia Pečnik- /Croatia/ a Grand Prize winner of 2017 competition. Teacher: Ivanka Cordic

 

 

Grieg, Concerto in A minor, Op. 16, mvt. 1
Zagreb Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Ivan Repušić

Vatrolav Lisinski Concert Hall, Zagreb, Croatia

 

AFAF Concerto Competition Winners with Kostroma Symphony Orchestra under the direction of maestro Pavel Gershtein.

 

July 2011, Kostroma, Russia

 

Brynn Elcock /USA/ a 1st Prize winner of the 2011 competition. Teacher: Joy M. Kiszely
Rubinstein’s Piano Concerto No.4 in D minor, Op. 70
 

July 2012, Kostroma, Russia

 

Maho Nakanishi /Japan/, a Grand Prize winner of the 2012 competition.
Teacher: Victor Pikayzen
Carmen-Fantasy, Bizet / Waxman
 

Yuting Zhou /China/, a 1st Prize winner of the 2012 competition. Teacher: Kenneth Burke
Prokofiev Concerto No.3 in C major. Op. 26, mvt. 1
 

Ethan Tsai /USA/, a 1st Prize winner of the 2012 competition. Teacher Li Lin.
Paganini Concerto No.1 in D major. Op. 6, mvt. 1
 

July 2013, Kostroma, Russia

 

Theodora Anna Surbanescu-Martin /Romania/. Teacher: Martha Wasley
Brahms Concerto No. 2 in B-flat major, Op. 83, mvt.1
 

July 2014, Kostroma, Russia

 

Yibiao Wang /China/ a Grand Prize winner of 2014 competition.Teacher: Brad Garner
Khachaturian Concerto in D minor, mvt. 3 (originally violin concerto, arr. Rampal)

Alex Haroutyun Tiratsuyan /USA/ a 1st Prize winner of the 2014 competition. Teacher: Svetlana Gorokhovich
Chopin Variations “La ci darem la mano”, Op. 2

Daniel Chen Wang /Costa Rica/ a 2nd Prize winner of the 2014 competition.Teacher: Dr. Alexandr Sklioutovsky
Chopin Concerto No. 1 in E minor, Op. 11, mvt. 1

July 20-15, Kostroma, Russia

Malvyn Lai /USA/ a Grand Prize winner of the 2015 competition.Teacher: Dr. Irina Bendetsky
Mozart Concerto No. 20 in D minor, K. 466, mvt. 3

Giuseppe Gil /Colombia/ a 1st Prize winner of the 2015 competition.Teacher: Dr. Alexandr Sklioutovsky
Prokofiev Concerto No. 2 in G minor, Op. 16, mvt. 1

Ali Fallas Solano /Costa Rica/ a 2nd Prize winner of the 2015 competition.Teacher: Dr. Alexandr Sklioutovsky
Honegger Concerto (1924)
 

AFAF Concerto Competition 2016, Winners Concert on July 9, 2016 in Kostroma , Russia

 

Emily Wu /USA/ a 1st Prize winner of the 2016 competition. Teacher: Joy M. Kiszely
Haydn Piano Concerto D major, Ho. XVIII/11, mvt. 1

 

Serenna Semonsen /USA/ a Grand Prize winner of 2016 competition. Teacher: Olga Khroulevitch
Sarasate, Zigeunerweisen
Tchaikovsky, Melody Op. 42, No. 3

 

Cynthia Soto /Costa Rica/ a 1st Prize winner of the 2016 competition. Teacher: Darya Riabova
Liszt Totentanz Op. 126

 

Polina Chirkina /Russia/ a Special Guest. Teacher: Elena Tolmacheva
Dreyzin, Waltz
Charles Dumont, “Non, je ne regrette rien”

 

Julia Angelov /USA/ a 1st Prize winner of the 2016 competition.Teacher: Olga Khroulevitch
Saint-Saëns violin concerto No. 3 in B minor, Op. 61, mvt. 3

 

Roy Xiong /USA/ a 1st Prize winner of the 2016 competition. Teacher: Dr. Catharine Lysinger
Rachmaninov Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor, Op. 18, mvt. 1

 

Jenny Yao /USA/ a 3rd prize of the 2016 competition.Teacher: Ran Dank
Schumann Piano Concerto No. 1 in A minor, Op. 54, mvt. 1

 

Chia-Ying Chan /Taiwan/ a 1st prize of the 2016 competition. Teacher: Timothy Ehlen
Beethoven Piao Concerto No. 4 in G major, Op. 58, mvt. 1