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 As a finalist, Han was given one week to learn an unpublished modern […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Best of the Best

January 20, 2015 We are pleased to share that two of our medalists from the 2014 International Artists Piano Competition will be featured on Klavier Festival Ruhr’s “Best of the Best” concert series this summer. Andrey Gugnin & Chi Ho Han will be performing at the Harenberg City Center in Dortmund, Germany. June 4th- Chi […]

2014 Silver Medalist Chi Ho Han wins ARD Competition

September 15, 2014 Munich, GERMANY– 2014 Gina Bachauer Silver Medalist Chi Ho Han received the 2nd prize (1st was not awarded) at the 63rd ARD International Music Competition. Chi Ho was also awarded the Audience Prize and the Special Prize for the interpretation of the commissioned composition, Pavane variée by Marc-André Hamelin. Watch: Chi Ho Han […]

Andrey Gugnin wins Valsesia Musica

September 4, 2014 Varallo, ITALY– Bachauer’s 2014 Gold Medalist, Andrey Gugnin, recently tied for first place at the 30th Valsesia Musica International Piano Competition. The competition took place at the Teatro Civico Di Varallo. Valsesia Musica is under the direction of Vincenzo Balzani. For more information: