Congratulations to all 9 Grand finalists! After a tough semi-finals round, the 9 finalists have been chosen out of 18 semi-finalists to enter the Grand Finals of the 3rd Singapore Steinway Youth Piano Competition 2016.
The 3rd Steinway Youth Piano Competition, presented by Bank Julius Baer and organized by Steinway Gallery Singapore, is a biennial event held to identify, encourage and promote local young pianists in the formative stages of their musical education.
After having gone through the auditions and the semi-finals, these 9 finalists across the three age categories have successfully made it to the Grand Finals. Each of these 9 finalists will perform 20-minute of 3 contrasting repertoire in front of a panel of distinguished judges to compete for a coveted spot to represent Singapore at the 3rd Steinway Regional Finals Asia Pacific.
The Grand finalists are as follows:
Jaden Tan Yu Xuan
Jolene Chow Kit Mun
Yap Sheng Hwa
Lim Shi Han
Tan Khin Swee Elizabeth
Joel Tan Jun Yao
Wang Huang Hao Jia
Nicole Ng Xin-Yu
Following which, the 9 finalists will perform a 6-minute classical piece of their choice at the Gala Concert in the evening. At this celebratory concert, the organising chairperson, chief adjudicator and key sponsors, who have made this competition possible, will give their speeches and appraisal on the competition.
Last but not least, we will announce the Top 3 category winners and the Grand Prize Winner who will represent Singapore at the Steinway Regional Finals Asia Pacific at the Gala Concert.
For those who are interested to witness the Grand Finals and Gala Concert at Victoria Concert Hall, kindly purchase your tickets respectively from SISTIC.
Gala Concert: http://www.sistic.com.sg/events/steinwaygc0616
Grand Finals: http://www.sistic.com.sg/events/steinwaygf0616