California’s Music Academy Duo Competitors Pronounces Finalists

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Based in 1947 and based mostly in Santa Barbara, California, the Music Academy is a classical music coaching program for rising musicians aged 18 to 27 (for string gamers), and as much as age 34 (for different instrumentalists).

5 finalists have been chosen for this yr’s Music Academy Duo Competitors. Open to the 2022 Music Academy Fellows, the occasion permits for one Fellow and collaborative pianist to carry out and win $5,000 every. The winner may even current a 2023 Santa Barbara recital and as much as $1,000 to help its manufacturing, plus skilled images and recording for profession promotion.

Finalists embody violinists Danny Jin and Zeyu Li, who will carry out with pianists Matthew Harikian and Jack Tune, respectively. The ultimate will probably be held on August 1 at 7 PM in Hahn Corridor on the Music Academy. 

Different finalists are cellist Jenny Bahk, flutist Elvin Schlanger, and tuba participant Joshua Williams, plus collaborative pianists Pei-Hsuan Shen, Jingsi Lu, and Yu-Ting Peng.

The profitable duo may even obtain extra efficiency alternatives together with the world premiere of a piece by famous composer, Chris Cerrone, plus teaching with Music Academy school in preparation for this efficiency.

The competitors jury contains Miriam Adam, Sarah Gibson, and Jennifer Koh, who may even present artist suggestions on the conclusion of the occasion.

Tickets to the competitors can be found right here.