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17-Year-Old Virtuoso from Michigan Wins Eastman Young Artists International Piano Competition

August 8, 2010

Following an outstanding performance of the Allegro ma non tanto movement from Rachmaninoff’s Concerto No. 3 in D Minor  with the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra, Allen Yuan, 17, of Farmington Hills, Mich., was awarded the Gold Medal in the 2010 Eastman Young Artists International Piano Competition Saturday, Aug. 7. As the first-place winner of the event […]

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17-Year-Old Virtuoso from Michigan Wins Eastman Young Artists International Piano Competition

August 8, 2010

ROCHESTER, N.Y. — Following an outstanding performance of the Allegro ma non tanto movement from Rachmaninoff’s Concerto No. 3 in D Minor with the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra, Allen Yuan, 17, of Farmington Hills, Mich., was awarded the Gold Medal in the 2010 Eastman Young Artists International Piano Competition Saturday, Aug. 7. As the first-place winner […]

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Finalists in Eastman Piano Competition Headed for Final Round with Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra

August 6, 2010

After three rounds of intense competition, five finalists were selected Thursday night, Aug. 5, from the field of 22 musical virtuosos in the 2010 Eastman Young Artists International Piano Competition: Yen-Yu Chen, 16, Taiwan Joseph Mohan, 17, Akron, N.Y. Chang-Yong Shin, 16, Korea Rieko Tsuchida, 15, Japan Allen Yuan, 17, Farmington Hills, Mich. For the […]

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2011 Fiske Pick Music

Eastman School Selected Among Top Music Programs by 2011 Fiske Guide to Colleges

July 15, 2010

The Fiske Guide to Colleges 2011 has ranked the Eastman School of Music as one of the top undergraduate music programs in the country in “Fiske Picks: Music Schools That Should Be On Your Radar.” The Eastman School was cited for its longstanding reputation as a leading institution as well as its ties to the […]

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Eastman School Selected Among Top Music Programs by 2011 Fiske Guide to Colleges

July 15, 2010

The Fiske Guide to Colleges 2011 has ranked the Eastman School of Music as one of the top undergraduate music programs in the country in “Fiske Picks: Music Schools That Should Be On Your Radar.” The Eastman School was cited for its longstanding reputation as a leading institution as well as its ties to the […]

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Wolk Atrium in New Building Named for Foundation Gift

July 8, 2010

The Louis S. & Molly B. Wolk Foundation has made a $1.5 million commitment to the University of Rochester and its Eastman School of Music to support the renovation and expansion of Eastman Theatre. In recognition of the Foundation’s support, the atrium in the new addition being built next to the Theatre will be named […]

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Gift from Louis S. & Molly B. Wolk Foundation Benefits Eastman Expansion, Renovation Project

July 8, 2010

The Louis S. & Molly B. Wolk Foundation has made a $1.5 million commitment to the University of Rochester and its Eastman School of Music to support the renovation and expansion of Eastman Theatre. In recognition of the Foundation’s support, the atrium in the new addition being built next to the Theatre will be named […]

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Top Teen Pianists From Around the World Competing for Cash Prizes, Eastman School Scholarships

July 7, 2010

Twenty-three teen-age pianists from six countries are coming to the Eastman School of Music this month, hoping to return home with prizes from the Eastman Young Artists International Piano Competition. And for the first time since the competition was launched in 1997, the finalists will play the deciding concerto round not with second piano accompaniment, […]

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Selected Coverage July 2010

July 1, 2010

Selected Coverage July 2010: Download PDF here July 2010 Highlights Jazz on the Pond WROC-TV — July 8, 2010 A local family is extending an invitation for you to come to a big jazz concert in their backyard. It’s called Jazz on the Pond. This year’s guest is 10 time Grammy winner and music icon […]

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Mitzie Collins Brings World Music to Eastman Summer Concert Series

June 28, 2010

Sri Lankan chants, Bulgarian accordion melodies, and hammered dulcimer compositions will fill Kilbourn Hall for Mitzie Collins’s popular annual World Music Concert at 3 p.m. Sunday, July 18. For the 16th year, Collins, a faculty member of the Eastman Community Music School, has gathered a group of musical friends to produce a program as part […]

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