Hans Goldstein (BM ’10, Cello) and Artist Diploma candidate Dmitry Volkov, both students of Amit Peled, are the top prize winners at the George and Peggy Schmidbauer International Competition at Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches, Texas. Goldstein won first place, and Volkov, won second. Goldstein performed the Schubert sonata and the Dvorak concerto with faculty artist Clinton Adams, piano, for the competition.
The winner of the Preparatory Junior Concerto Competition was cellist Caleb Park. The concert will be on May 11 at 3:30 pm in Griswold Hall.
Anna Dunlap, a Preparatory harp student of Michaela Trnkova, was selected as the winner of the Preparatory Concerto Competition. The concert will be on Saturday, May 11 at 7:00 pm in Peabody’s Friedberg Concert Hall.
The winners of the Preparatory Winter Honors Competition are Lisa Choi, flute; Jennifer Hu, piano; Shafali Jalota, soprano; Thomas Nielsen, piano; Handong Park, piano; Curtis Serafin, piano; and Xiuyu Shirley Shen, piano. The concert was held on Sunday, Jan. 27.
Senior Dasha Bukhartseva, piano, and Mieke Smit were featured in Hilton Head, S.C., WHHI-TV’s “Talk of the Town” on Jan. 8.