Junior & Intermediate 2019

2019 COMPETITION RESULTS

INTERMEDIATE SCRIABIN PRIZES

1st Place – Ningxin Zhan, # 231, 16, People’s Rep. of China
2nd Place – Justin Sherif Wahby, 15, # 250, USA
3rd Place – Chaithawat Atiphophai, 15, # 238, Thailand

INTERMEDIATE CONCERTO WINNERS

Victor Shlyakhtenko, 17, # 222, USA – Second Place
Ningxin Zhan, 16, # 231, People’s Republic of China – First Place

CONCERTO ENCOURAGEMENT PRIZE:
Jonathan Kuo, 16, # 219, Indonesia

JUNIOR CONCERTO WINNERS

Nathaniel Zhang, 12, # 119, USA – First Place

Ray Zhang, 12, # 124, CANADA – Second Place


INTERMEDIATE SOLO WINNERS:

Kevin Cho, 16, # 217, USA – First Place
Ningxin Zhan, 16, # 231, People’s Republic of China – Second Place
Ryan Sheng, 15, # 248 USA – Third Place

JUNIOR SOLO WINNERS:

Nathaniel Zhang, 12, #119 – USA – First Place
Lucie Kim, 12, # 134 – USA / Hudson Ragins, 12, # 127 – USA – Second Place Tie

ELI BIRER & LILIAN BIRER-LAPIDUS ENCOURAGEMENT PRIZE

Wesley Ng, 12, # 111 – USA

INTERMEDIATE SOLO HONORABLE MENTION:

Victor Shlyakhtenko, 17, USA

Maxine Park, 14, # 209 – USA
Claire Chiang, 16, # 208 – USA
Angel Stanislav Wang, 16, # 241 – USA

JUNIOR HONORABLE MENTION:

 

Sophie Chung – # 116 J
Shang-en Pai –  – # 118 J
Andrew Gu – # 163 J
Mon, April 1 – 7 PM – Junior and Intermediate Concerto Finals with Waring Festival Orchestra – for tickets, McCallum Box Office

Competition Divisions

The Waring sponsors three competition divisions:

Junior (pianists through age 12)
Intermediate (pianists ages 13 through 17)
Senior (pianists ages 18 through 30)

Eligibility is determined by age on the first day of the Competition.

The Competition is held biennially with the Junior and Intermediate Competitions scheduled for 2019 and the Senior Competition scheduled for 2021.

All pianists must participate in the Solo and may participate in the Concerto competition. Separate awards are given for both solo and concerto divisions.

Master Classes

The Waring also sponsors Master Classes with distinguished teachers. Competitors are strongly encouraged to perform in or audit these valuable classes.