2018 Competitions, Concerts and Festivals
Our studio is participating in many exciting events this year! Upcoming events include:
- National Guild of Piano Teachers, sponsored by the American College of Musicians – April 27th at Classic Pianos (1332 South Broadway, Denver, CO 80210).
- Jocelynn King won the Junior Division of the 2018 Colorado State Music Teachers Association Concerto Competition in February and will be performing at the winners’ concert on April 28th at 7:30pm. Jocelynn will play the Haydn Concerto in G Major, 1st movement with the Metropolitan State University of Denver Symphony Orchestra. The concert will be held at the King Center on the Auraria Campus in downtown Denver (855 Lawrence Way, Room, 248, Denver, CO 80204).
- Tiny Tots, sponsored by Inside the Orchestra – May 1st at Temple Emanuel (51 Grape Street, Denver, CO 80220). Audrey Sirota will be performing at 9:30am.
- Our very own Jamie Shaak will be performing with the Arapahoe Philharmonic on May 19th at 7:30pm, at the Order and Chaos concert. She will be playing the Brahms Piano Concerto No. 1 in its entirety. The concert will be at the Fisher Auditorium on The Englewood Campus (3800 South Logan Street, Englewood, CO 80113). For tickets, visit www.arapahoe-phil.org or call 303.781.1892. Hear Jamie preview the upcoming concert in this Arapahoe Philharmonic video:
- Tiny Tots, sponsored by Inside the Orchestra – June 23rd at The History Colorado Center (1200 North Broadway, Denver, CO 80120). Karoline Freitag will be performing at 9:30am and Caitlin Hess at 10:30am.
- Audrey Sirota performed with the Tiny Tots Orchestra on February 26th at Boettcher Concert Hall! She beautifully played the Haydn Concerto in C Major, 3rd Movement.
- All of our students who participated in the Colorado Federation of Music Clubs Festival on March 10th received “Superior” ratings! Congratulations to Saloni Dangre, Suhani Dangre, Kellie Ha, Alex King, Jocelynn King, Anya Lensink, Juliet Ragan, Akshita Upadhyay and Cindy Zhang!
- Congratulations to all of our students who participated in the Schmitt Music 2018 Piano Competition on March 16th and 17th. Anga Deodatus received Honorable Mention in the Advanced Competitive Division I and Jacinta Deodatus placed 3rd in the Advanced Competitive Division II! Enjoy some highlights from the Honors Recital:
- Congratulations to all of our students who participated in the 1st Annual Yamaha Piano Competition on April 16th, 19th-21st at Classic Pianos. Jacinta Deodatus placed 2nd in the Advanced Group Division II and Anga Deodatus placed 3rd in the Competitive Group Division II! Anga and Jacinta performed in the Honors Recital on Saturday, April 21st.
- Sophia Cox and Delaney Cornell performed with the Tiny Tots Orchestra on April 21st at Arapahoe Community College! They both performed the Haydn Concerto in C Major, 3rd Movement and were loved by the audience!
- All of our students who took part in the Colorado Federation of Music Clubs Festival on March 10th performed at the State Competitive Federation Festival on April 21st at Littleton High School. Top Performer awards went to Alex King, Cindy Zhang, Kellie Ha and Jocelynn King and Honorable Mention awards went to Juliet Ragan, Saloni Dangre in their solo categories. Saloni, Kellie, Jocelynn and Anya Lensink performed the Champagne Toccata by Gillock and received Honorable Mention in their quartet division. Cindy, Juliet, Suhani Dangre and Akshita Upadhyay performed Military March No. 1, Op. 51 by Schubert and received Honorable Mention in their quartet division.