Young Artist Participants

Truly some of the top young pianists from around the globe.

Art of the Piano 2020 Young Artists

Art of the Piano 2020 Young Artists

Kevin Takeda

Kevin Takeda, 21, studies piano with Professor Matti Raekallio at the Juilliard School. He began his studies at the age of 11, and at 13 began attending Interlochen Arts Academy where he studied with Dr. Thomas Lymenstull. He has been a prizewinner in several...

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Rixiang Huang

Praised by the New York Concert Review as “in a word, superb…,” pianist Rixiang Huang has inspired glowing acclaim by audiences and critics alike for his superb artistry and passionate, charismatic performance style on four continents. Since winning the first prize at...

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Joshua Mhoon

After returning from Japan where he was featured on Japanese national TV,  16-year-old Joshua Mhoon performed for the historical inauguration of Lori Lightfoot, Chicago’s first black female mayor. Last summer he performed at Carnegie Hall with The National Youth...

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Art of the Piano 2019 Young Artists

Beyza Yazgan

Turkish pianist Beyza Yazgan, studied her first year of her PhD with Prof. Alicia Paleta-Bugay at the Warsaw Chopin Academy of Music and completed her degree at the Istanbul / Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University Conservatory with Prof. Hulya Tarcan. She won first prize...

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Lewis Warren Jr.

Lewis Warren Jr. is an award-winning pianist and an accomplished composer, arranger, and improviser. His special ability to connect with people through music was evident at an early age. He has been featured in many televised and broadcasted performances including...

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Tracy Tang

Tracy Tang, 20, is pursuing her bachelor degree at the New England Conservatory under Alexander Korsantia. Born in the US, Tracy grew up in China and moved to Vienna at the age of 11 where she studied with Noel Flores at the University for Performing Arts. She then...

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Art of the Piano 2018 Young Artists

 

Simon Karakulidi

Born in 1997 in Novorossysk, Russia, Simon Karakulidi began his studies with Professor Mira Marchenko at the Central Musical School in Moscow at the age of 15, graduating in 2016. He is a laureate of the “Villamrosa” piano competition (Mexico, 2014, 1st prize), Gradus...

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Inyoung Kim

Inyoung Kim received her Bachelor degree from Seoul National University with SNU Superior Academic Performance Award, and holds a master’s degree from New England Conservatory, where she studied with Alexander Korsantia and was placed on the Dean’s List. Currently,...

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Zhongsan Yang

Zhongsan Yang was born in 1998 and is a sophomore student of The Eastman School of Music, where he studies with Natalya Antonova. Previously, he studied in The Affiliated High School of Sichuan Conservatory of Music in China, and also learned with HanguoYang, Yan...

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