Piano Concerto Competition Finals Concert
Concerto Competitions are an opportunity for students to showcase their abilities and win the opportunity to perform with the SFCM Orchestra conducted by Edwin Outwater.
Sergei Prokofiev: Concerto No. 3 in C Major, Op. 26
I. Andante - Allegro
II. Tema con variazioni
III. Allegro, ma non troppo
Bonhwi Kim, piano
Jason Kim, piano
Frédéric Chopin: Concerto No. 1 in E Minor, Op. 11
I. Allegro maestoso
II. Romanze - Larghetto
III. Rondo - Vivace
Yang Xiao, piano
Jason Kim, piano
Ludwig van Beethoven: Concerto No. 3 in C Minor, Op. 37
I. Allegro con brio
III. Rondo. Allegro - Presto
Yi-Chen Feng, piano
Hyojin Shin, piano
About SFCM's Piano Department
SFCM pianists study in a focused, energized, and supportive environment. Artist-teachers with a wealth of international performing experience provide close instruction and mentorship to an exclusive group of fewer than 50 students. Performance opportunities within the Conservatory and around San Francisco help prepare students for a career at the highest professional level. Students also have the chance to enter a yearly concerto competition, the winner of which performs with the Conservatory Orchestra. Interdepartmental collaboration, guest artist residencies, and master classes round out a transformative piano education. Recent guest artists include Emanuel Ax, Sergei Babayan, Richard Goode, Stephen Hough, Menahem Pressler, and Shai Wosner.
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