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2018 Ross Mckee Piano Competition

Venue

Sol Joseph Recital Hall
50 Oak Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
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Tickets

Free, no tickets ore reservations required

Final Round


The final round of the 2018 Ross McKee Piano Competition features young pianists Josie ChanApril ChenEthan ChiJanice KimAustin Phillips, and Ethan Yuen. Each will play a 20-minute program with their own choice of repertoire as well as a required piece by George Rochberg. At the conclusion of the program, $6,000 in prizes will be awarded to the first, second and third place winners. This event is open to the public and free of charge. More information at rossmckeefoundation.org/pianocompetition.

Program

JANICE KIM
Bach
Partita in D Major, BWV 828, I. Overture

Rochberg
Short Sonata No. 3, Allegro assai

Liszt
Concert Etude No. 2, S. 144, La leggierezza

Debussy
Images, Book 1: Reflets dans L’eau

ETHAN CHI
Medtner
Fairy Tale in B-flat Minor, Op. 20, No. 1

Liszt
Mephisto Waltz No. 1, S. 514

Rochberg
Short Sonata No. 3, Allegro assai

APRIL CHEN
Beethoven
Sonata No. 27 in E Minor, Op. 90

Takacs
Concert Etude Op. 120 (Toccata No. 2)

Rochberg
Short Sonata No. 3, Allegro assai

Liszt
Paraphrase on Verdi’s Rigoletto, S. 434

ETHAN YUEN
Rochberg
Short Sonata No. 3, Allegro assai

Ravel
Gaspard de la nuit, I. Ondine

Chopin
Ballade No. 4 in F Minor, Op. 52

AUSTIN PHILLIPS
Bach
Prelude and Fugue in A-flat Major, BWV 862

Chopin
Scherzo No. 3 in C-sharp Minor, Op. 39

Poulenc
Trois Pièces pour piano

Rochberg
Short Sonata No. 3, Allegro assai

JOSIE CHAN
Rochberg
Short Sonata No. 3, Allegro assai

Bach
Prelude and Fugue in E-flat Major, BWV 876

Liszt
Concert Etude No. 2, S. 144, La leggierezza

Prokofiev
Sonata No. 3 in A Minor, Op. 28