We’re happy to announce this year’s winners of AFAF’s Russian Music International Competition. We would like to thank everyone who participated and encourage those who did not win this year to try again during the next season.
 
  • Participation in a Winners’ Recital at the Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall – December 14, 2014

  • Participation in a special concert at the Robert Schumann Museum in Zwickau, Germany during the course of the AFAF Summer Music Courses in Europe in July-August 2015

  • Recital fee $250, includes a Diploma and 5 complimentary tickets, for ensembles is $190/person.

  • $300 scholarship for the AFAF Summer Music Courses in Europe 2015

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    A. 6-10 years of age

    Melvin Huang, piano, NJ
    Teacher: Galina Prilutskaya
    Maika Minamimoto, piano, Japan
    Teacher: Nagisa Ariza
    Peter Goh, piano, MA
    Teacher: Margarita Kotlyarova
    Jeffrey Han, piano, NJ
    Teacher: Galina Prilutskaya

    Joshua Lee, piano, MA
    Teacher: Margarita Kotlyarova

    Daniel Wu, piano, CA
    Teacher: Sujeeva Hapugalle

    Luna Chen, piano, MA
    Teacher: Margarita Kotlyarova

     

    B. 11-14 years of age

     

    Allison Jiang, piano, MA
    Teacher: Margarita Kotlyarova

    Peter Lee, piano, MA
    Teacher: Margarita Kotlyarova

     

    C. 15-18 years of age

     
    Vivian Huang, piano, NJ
    Teacher: Galina Prilutskaya

    Gwyneth Campbell, voice, NY
    Teacher: Lorraine Nubar

    Jewon Hwang, piano, South Korea
    Teacher: Elena Cholakova

    Valeria Perez Herrera, piano, Costa Rica
    Teacher: Irina Kaufman-Brookes

    Wei-Tung Chen, cello, CA
    Teacher: Kyeong Hwa Kim

    Jonathan Mo, saxophone, CA
    Teacher: Shay Salhov

    Sofia Paez, piano, Costa Rica
    Teacher: Dr. Alexandr Sklioutovsky

     

  • Participation in a Winners’ Recital at the Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall – December 14, 2015

  • Participation in a special concert at the Robert Schumann Museum in Zwickau, Germany during the course of the AFAF Summer Music Courses in Europe in July-August 2015

  • Recital fee $250, includes a Diploma and 5 complimentary tickets, for ensembles is $190/person.

  • $200 scholarship for the AFAF Summer Music Courses in Europe 2015

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    A. 6-10 years of age

    Daniel Lu, piano, NJ
    Teacher: Galina Prilutskaya

    Nao Fukusa, piano, NY
    Teacher: Yuliana Berlinskaya

    Sydney Jiang, piano, MA
    Techer: Margarita Kotlyarova

    Allan You, piano, NJ
    Teacher: Galina Prilutskaya

    Julie Hong, piano, MA
    Teacher: Margarita Kotlyarova

     

    B. 11-14 years of age

    Steven Xie, piano, MA
    Teacher: Margarita Kotlyarova

    Khoshna Ande, piano, NJ
    Teacher: Galina Prilutskaya

    Annie Lee-Hassett, piano, MA
    Teacher: Margarita Kotlyarova

  • Participation in a Winners’ Recital at the Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall – December 14, 2014

  • Participation in a special concert at the Robert Schumann Museum in Zwickau, Germany during the course of the AFAF Summer Music Courses in Europe in August 2015

  • Recital fee $250, includes a Diploma and 5 complimentary tickets, for ensembles is $190/person.

  • $100 scholarship for the AFAF Summer Music Courses in Europe 2015

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    A. 6-10 years of age

    Mia Soto Barrientos, piano, Costa Rica
    Teachers: Valentina Tumanova / Tamara Sklioutovskaia
     
    B. 11-14 years of age
     

    Maria Vavilova, piano, Russia
    Teachers: Zoia Vavilova & Marina Uspenskaya

    Serena Wang, piano, NJ
    Teacher: Galina Prilutskaya
     
     

    1st place

     

    Peter Lee / Joshua Lee, piano duet, MA
    Teacher: Margarita Kotlyarova

    Nao Fukusa / Jeryl Ho, piano duet, NY
    Teachers: Yuliana Berlinskaya / Alla Bell

    Luna Chen / Peter Goh, piano duet, MA
    Teacher: Margarita Kotlyarova

     

    2nd Place

     
    Alan Zhang / Emily Chen, piano duet, MA
    Teacher: Margarita Kotlyarova

    Karen Nie / Karen Tong, piano duet, MA
    Teacher: Margarita Kotlyarova

 

Deadline for recital fee: November 3, 2014.