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Summer Tour 2015
Updated  5-23-2016
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Pianists, Instrumentalists (Classical and Traditional Folk), Vocalists and Chamber Ensembles are welcome!
Concert Festival offers the unique opportunity
for young musicians, composers and teachers
to participate in various Concerts, Competitions,
Showcases and Master Classes.

The events take place in the world’s most
prestigious concert halls such as
Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center
and renowned concert halls in Europe.
"Russian Music at Carnegie Hall"
AWARDS:

Simon Rose Award: for the best performance
of a work by P. Tchaikovsky
Diana & Linda Nichvoloda, students of Marina Genina

Gene Maria Award: for the best performance
of a work by Russian Composer
Brian Wang, student of Alla Bell

The Best Ensemble Prize
Alana Chernyak, Alisa Bernshtein, Emanuel Finn
Joshua Finn, Rebecca Chernavsky
students of Valeriy Samuylin

The Best Ensemble Prize
Chaminade High School Vocal Chamber Ensemble
Viktoriya Khokhlova, conductor

Special Prize to the youngest performer
Caleb Bahk, student of Jiuan-Jiuan Chiou
Russian Music at Carnegie Hall, October 18, 2015
Concert Festival offers the unique opportunity
for young musicians, composers and teachers
to participate in various Concerts, Competitions,
Showcases and Master Classes.

The events take place in the world’s most
prestigious concert halls such as
Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center
and renowned concert halls in Europe.
Concerto Competition Winners
November 8, 2015  Program   Photo   Article
Island Chamber Symphony
Jeremy Kempton, Conductor
St. Paul's Church, Glen Cove, NY
Yurie Minamiya
student of
Naoko Tanaka
Photo
Gwyneth Campbell
student of
Maria Lyudko
November 14, 2015  Flyer     Photo
North Shore Symphony Orchestra
Susan Deaver
, Conductor
Stratford School, Plainview, NY
Michelle Stern
student of
Dr. Ann Setzer
Carolyn Wong
student of
Dr. Ann Setzer
         
November 15, 2015   Program     Photo
Concert Festival Orchestra
Vladimir Polezhayev
, Conductor
The Amsterdam at Harborside, Port Washington, NY
Malvyn Lai
student of
Dr. Irina Bendetsky
Irene Vilgorin
student of
Rimma Altshul
 
Michelle Xuan
student of
Melody He
Yuri Taguchi
student of
Dr. Irena Portenko &
Prof. Thomas Menrath
 
Jack Silvers
student of
Dr. Irena Portenko
Lorivert Cobo
student of
Svetlana Gorokhovich
April 10, 2016   Program     Photo
Island Chamber Symphony
Jeremy Kempton, Conductor
Farmingdale Public Library, Farmingdale, NY
Brenden Davis
student of
Veselin Ninoff
Michele Ripka
student of
Carol Kushner and
Ann Setzer
Recent performances: Concerto Competition Winners
Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall - March 6, 2016 - Photo   March 13, 2016 - Photo   and April 3, 2016 - Photo
Bruno Walter Auditorium at Lincoln Center - April 16, 2016 - Photo
Leonard Nimoy Thalia Theatre at Peter Norton Symphony Space - April 9, 2016    Photo 1     Photo 2
Engelman Recital Hall at Baruch Performing Arts Center - March 20, 2016 - Photo  and April 10, 2016    Photo 1    Photo 2
March 13, 2016   Program
Island Chamber Symphony
Jeremy Kempton, Conductor
St. Paul's Church, Glen Cove, NY
Jessica Wu
student of
Jonitte Ryger
 
 
New York performances
A wonderful performance by Academia de
Música de Vilar do Paraíso today.
This was their first trip to America and they
are scheduled to perform at Carnegie Hall.
Thank you to Concert Festival
for arranging this preview concert.
The Amsterdam at Harborside, New York
Guitar Orchestra from Portugal
May 1, 2016   Program     Photos    YouTube
Concert Festival Orchestra
Vladimir Polezhayev
, Conductor
Plainview - Old Bethpage Library, Plainview NY
Victoria Wang
student of
Alla Bell
Tomoka Kawasaki
student of
Sayuri Iida
Tom Liu
student of
Esther Chung Marks
Alston Leung
student of
Carol Kushner
Elisabeta Racolta
student of
Jean Danton
Carrie Chen
student of
Michael Thomopoulos
Diana Barbacena
student of
Yelena Polezhayev
Ilana Grossman
student of
Greg Hesselink and
Valeriya Sholokhova
October 16, 2016 3 p.m. at The Amsterdam at Harborside, Port Washington, NY
Concert Festival Orchestra, Vladimir Polezhayev, Conductor
Hina Khuong-Huu, Katherine Rex, Samantha Silverstein, Vinaya Roehrl, Darius Fan, Alexandra Maskoff
Congratulations to the Winners of Concerto Competition 2016 Season!
Coming soon - Auditions for Carnegie Hall Concert