Piano Composition Competition

Winners 2012

We are proud to announce the winners of the Golden Key Music Festival Piano Composition Competition for 2012. Applications for the Competition came from all over the world, including the People’s Republic of China, Greece, Kuwait, Malta, Russia, Ukraine, the United Kingdom, and the United States. Winning compositions were featured in the program of the World Young Composers’ Recitals at Ehrbar Hall, Vienna (Austria) on July 17 and 18, 2012.

Congratulations!

Elementary (5 – 10)

  • Abhik Mazumder (USA) – First Degree
  • Angelina Romano (USA) – Second Degree
  • Xun Zhao (China) – Third Degree
  • Charles Tian (USA) – Fourth Degree

Junior (11 – 14)

  • Lubov Kireeva (Russia) – First Degree
  • Yuanfan Yang (UK) – First Degree
  • Mingmei Li (China) – Second Degree
  • Mingyang Qiu (China) – Second Degree
  • Phoebe Leong (USA) – Third Degree
  • Tianzhen Nie (USA) – Third Degree
  • Roshan Benefo (USA) – Third Degree
  • Elizabeth Petrov (USA)- Fourth Degree
  • Heidi Chu (USA) – Fourth Degree
  • Jesse Loeb (USA)- Fourth Degree

Senior (15 – 18)

  • Tian Xie (China) – First Degree
  • Meng Di Shi (China) – Second Degree
  • Felix Jarrar (USA) – Third Degree
  • Silin Li (China) – Third Degree
  • Jacob Gelber (USA) – Fourth Degree
  • Mayer Chalom (USA) – Fourth Degree
  • Shirin Pillai (USA) – Achievement Diploma
  • Kevin Petrovic (USA) – Achievement Diploma
  • Kelvin Liao (USA) – Achievement Diploma
  • Emily Hunt (USA) – Achievement Diploma
  • Maria Mifsud (Malta) – Achievement Diploma
  • Apoorva Shah (USA) – Achievement Diploma
  • Joseph Stratmann (USA) – Achievement Diploma

Young Artist (19 – 26)

  • Meng Xiao Li (China) – First Degree
  • Zhang Zhaoyu (China) – Second Degree
  • Yixue Chen (China) – Third Degree
  • Bochan Li (China) – Third Degree
  • Ziteng Ye (China) – Fourth Degree
  • Ying Cao (China) – Achievement Diploma
  • Shiwen Wang (China) – Achievement Diploma
  • Patil Zakarian (Kuwait) – Achievement Diploma

Special Prize of the American Concert Alliance

  • Lubov Alvei (USA)