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2021 Renee B. Fisher Competition Winners Concert (Virtual)

May 8 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

We are delighted to announce the winners of the 2021 Renee B. Fisher Piano Competition, which was held earlier today with virtual auditions. We were honored to have a prestigious group of judges: Melvin Chen (read his biography here: https://music.yale.edu/people/melvin-chen), Russell Hirshfield (read his biography here: https://www.wcsu.edu/music/faculty/russell-hirshfield/) and Eric Trudel (read his biography here:https://www.hartford.edu/directory/hartt/trudel-eric.aspx). Also, Kari Cruver Medina and Otto Wanke, composers of this years’ commissioned works, served as the judges for the best performances of their own works.
WINNERS — ELEMENTARY/MIDDLE SCHOOL DIVISION
1st. prize : Lina Elwood (student of Kumiko Imamura)
2nd. prize (tie): Edward Neems (student of Elaine Silbereis)
2nd. prize (tie): Hudson Shi (student of Elaine Silbereis)
3rd. prize (tie): Angelina Yang (student of Anchie Donn)
3rd. prize (tie): Seorin Kim (student of Sylvia Chambless)
best performance of commissioned work: Lina Elwood
commendation from the composer: Seorin Kim & James Liu (student of Thomas Martin)
WINNERS — HIGH SCHOOL DIVISION
1st. prize: Julia Zheng (student of Sima Brodsky)
2nd.prize: Marin Korenaga (student of Joel Wizansky)
3rd. prize (tie): Katherine Tang (student of Marguerita Smith)
3rd. prize (tie): Avery Cotton (student of Yoshie Akimoto)
best performance of commissioned work: Julia Zheng
commendation from the composer: Katherine Tang & Marin Korenaga
2021 will also be the second year that we hold a virtual Winners‘ Concert currently scheduled for Saturday May 8 at 7:30 PM
Congratulations!

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Date:
May 8
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Venue

Audubon Street
100 Audubon Street
New Haven, CT 06510 United States
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Phone:
2036245189
Website:
nmsnewhaven.org