Posts made in February, 2012

Autumn Evenings 2012

Posted by on Feb 19, 2012 in Events | 0 comments

Autumn Evenings 2012

RCMFS hosted the annual “Autumn Evenings” concert, featuring the Rimsky-Korsakov String Quartet from St. Petersburg, at Benaroya’s Nordstrom Recital Hall on October 14, 2012 at 5:00 PM. Their website can be found here: http://en.rkq.spb.ru/ For more information about upcoming events hosted by the RCMFS please see our Events...

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Mercer Island Presbyterian Church

Posted by on Feb 19, 2012 in Events | 1 comment

Mercer Island Presbyterian Church

Mercer Island Presbyterian Church September 14, 2012 at 7:30 PM RCMFS presents the Seattle Violin Virtuosi, directed by Michael Miropolsky, Joined by Pianists Deborah Dewey and Artistic Director Natalya Ageyeva   Program SEATTLE VIOLIN VIRTUOSI Under the Direction of Michael Miropolsky S. Prokofiev (1891-1953) – March (from opera “Love for Three Oranges”) M. Mussorgsky (1839-1881) – Hopak (from opera “Sorochintsy Fair”) Eugene Bazhanov, Natasha Bazhanov, Brittany Boulding, Artur Girsky, Michael Miropolsky – violins Deborah Dewey – piano D. Shostakovich...

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Eastside Piano Recital Series 2012

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Eastside Piano Recital Series 2012

December 9, 2012, at 3:00 PM St. Thomas Church in Medina   Yelena Balabanova, piano   Program Etudes, Op.8           A.Scriabin (1872-1915) #11 in Bb-minor #9 in G#-minor Etudes, Op. 42      A. Scriabin (1872-1915) #3 in F#-major #4 in F#-major #5 in C#-minor Sonata, Op.39 #5    N. Medtner (1880-1950) Intermission Prelude #24 in D-minor    E. Bagdasaryan (b.1922-) Sonata (1961)                A. Khachaturian (1903-1978) I. Allegro vivace II. Andante tranquillo III. Allegro assai   Called “magical” and “mesmerizing”, Yelena Balabanova has performed as a soloist, accompanist,...

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2012 Russian Piano Festival/Competition

Posted by on Feb 18, 2012 in Events | 1 comment

2012 Russian Piano Festival/Competition

Results of the 2012 Russian Piano Festival/Competition December 15, 2012 Congratulations to ALL winners and participants! Group A (5-7) First prize: Nathan Zhao (Nela Nyberg, teacher) Second prize: Aparna Srinidhi Jagannathan (Armine Naghdyan, teacher) Third prize: Alex Zhao (Ni Liu, teacher) Honorable mentions: Constantina Tsang (Ni Liu, teacher), Minh Pham (Ni Liu, teacher), Connor Huang (Karen Chong, teacher) Bianca Bensen (Elena Tselnik, teacher), Alan Yuen (Renata Shumskaya, teacher). Group B (8-10) First prize: Edward Zhang (Peter Mack, teacher) Second prize: Dora-Ziyan Chen (Hong Liu,...

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Russian Piano Festival/Competition Gala Concert – "Keyboard Wizards"

Posted by on Feb 18, 2012 in Events | 0 comments

Russian Piano Festival/Competition Gala Concert – "Keyboard Wizards"

The Russian Piano Festival/Competition Gala Concert, “Keyboard Wizards,” will be held the day after the competition, December 16th, 2012, 5:00 PM, at Sherman Clay of Seattle. The Gala Concert will feature the first and second place winners of the competition.  Winners will be introduced by the fabulous Sean MacLean of Classical King FM. For more information please see the Competition...

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