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Young Artists Finalists

June 25, 2016 5 PIANISTS OF BACHAUER COMPETITION PLAYS WITH UTAH SYMPHONY The international jury of the 2016 Gina Bachauer International Young Artists Piano Competition for pianists ages 15-18 have selected the 5 finalists who will perform with the Utah Symphony on Tuesday, June 28th at Abravanel Hall for the final round of the competition. […]

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Winners of 2016 Junior Competition

Winners of the 2016 Gina Bachauer International Junior Piano Competition The Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center in downtown Salt Lake City has been buzzing with excitement, anxiety, and adrenaline from the 2016 Gina Bachauer International Junior Piano Competition. The concert hall was ringing from the spectacular performances by the five finalists selected by the international […]

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Chi Ho Han takes 4th at Queen Elizabeth

June 1, 2016 Chi Ho Han, 2014 Gina Bachauer Silver Medalist, placed 4th at the Queen Elisabeth International Music Competition of Belgium. It is the Prize of the Governments of the Belgian Communities and was awarded by the Government of the Federation Wallonia-Brussels. As a finalist, Han was given one week to learn an unpublished modern […]

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Andrey Gugnin releases “Pictures”

Steinway & Sons releases latest album from prodigious Russian pianist Andrey Gugnin – Pictures – Gugnin, the 2014 Gold Medal winner at the prestigious Gina Bachauer International Artists Piano Competition, presents Mussorgsky’s monumental Pictures at an Exhibition surrounded by rarely heard “Exhibitions” by Jacques Ibert and Armenian composer Arno Babadjanian. On April 8, 2016, sensational young Steinway artist Andrey Gugnin brings his unique interpretation of Mussorgsky’s seminal work Pictures […]

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2016 Official Competitors Announced!

The Gina Bachauer International Piano Foundation is pleased to announce the Official Competitors of the 2016 Gina Bachauer International Junior Piano Competition and the 2016 Gina Bachauer International Young Artists Piano Competition. Nearly three hundred candidates were considered as potential competitors for this year’s competitions. Auditions were held in Barletta (Italy), Yerevan (Armenia), Hamburg (Germany), Moscow (Russia), New York City (USA), Beijing (China), […]

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Yasynskyy wins Gold at WPC

June 14, 2015 Cincinatti, Ohio Artem Yasynskyy, 2014 Bachauer Bronze Medalist, took home the Gold at the 2015 Cincinnati World Piano Competition which concluded yesterday. After four elimination rounds, Yasnyskyy performed Tchaikovsky Concerto No. 1 with Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra under maestro Robert Trevino. Mary Ellen Hutton of Cincinnati Enquirer said, “Yasynskyy produced a big sound […]

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Bachauer Winner releases Hofmann CD on Naxos

Last June, Bachauer bronze medalist Artem Yasynskyy performed Kaleidoscope from Josef Hofmann’s Charakterskizzen, Op. 40 during his semi-final round at the Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. You can now hear the complete piece plus other music of Hofmann on Artem’s new CD! Yasynskyy released a recording of piano works by […]