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November 26, 2018

Dec 14, 2019 - Dr. Esch to be featured with the Canadian Sinfonietta Chamber Players in 'Quinteteramma' - a concert featuring the Brahms and Dohyani  piano quintets.

https://canadiansinfonietta.com/event/20191214/

 

November 9, 2019 - Lauren Esch to perform Mozart's piano concerto in A-major with the Cathdral Bluffs Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Maestro Norman Reintamm.  http://cathedralbluffs.com

 

August 2019 Global Outstanding Chinese Musician International Competition held at Berklee College in Boston.   http://gocaamusic.com

 

Greg Vandikas - FirstPrize/Top Performer Award.

                             - CD Contract and Young Artist Touring Award

 

Antian Jiang - Best Young Pianist Award

                         - Youth Artist Touring Award

 

Nina Yu - Level 9

                - 3 part Invention - First

                - Classical Sonata - Second

                - Contemporary Class -Second

 

Christina Chen - Level 7

                             - 2 part Invention - First

                            - Classical Sonata - First

                            - Baroque Work - Second

                            - Romatic Work - Second

                    

August 2019 RCM Exams

ARCT - Sandra Wang - With Distinction

ARCT - Joelle Wong - TBA

Grade 10 -James Zheng - With Distinction

Hilary Leung - Grade 10 - With Distinction

Grade10 -  Juka Mihajlovic - First Class Honours

Grade 10 - Sophie Jin - First Class Honours

Grade 8 - Marcus Ling - With Distinction

Grade 8 - Stephanie Chen - With Distinction

 

August 2019 - Antian Jiang to compete in the Canadian Chopin Competition

http://www.canadianchopinsociety.com/piano-competition/2019-competition

 

July 2019 -  Antian Jiang is accepted on full scholarship to the prestigious Morningside Music Bridge International festival for prodigious talent held at New England Conservatory of Music.  https://mmb.international

 

ORMTA Provincial Finals 

July 2019 - Sandra Wang to represent the GTA Zone/ORMTA at the ORMTA Provincial Finals 

https://www.ormta.org/competitions-awards/instrumental

 

July 2019 - Greg Vandikas to represent Ontario/ORMTA at the Canadian Federation of Music Teachers National Piano Competition.   https://www.cfmta.org/en/national-piano-competition/

 

June 29 - Esch Music Academy Student Showcase.  Held at Infinity Strings.  Junior Recital 10:30 AM.  Senior Recital 12:30PM.   https://infinitistrings.com/about-2

 

June 22nd 8pm - Greg Vandikas to present a full length recital presented by Steinway Piano Gallery of Toronto.     http://www.steinwaytoronto.ca/news

 

June 2019 - OMFA Provincial Finals 

https://omfa.ca

 

Open Level

Greg Vandikas - Second

Antian Jiang - Third

Enoch Wei - Did not compete

 

Advanced Concerto

Antian Jiang - First

 

ARCT

Sandra Wang - Playoff Finalist and Honourable Mention

 

Grade 10

Hilary Leung - Honourable Mention

Luka Mihajlovic

 

Grade 9

Annie Chung - Third

 

Grade 6

Christina Chen

 

May 29th - Antian Jiang presented a full length recital for the Kitchener Waterloo Chamber Music Society (return engagement).   She has been invited back for 2020-2021

 https://www.kwcms.com/KWCMS/Concerts/Entries/2019/5/29_Entry_1.html

 

June 1 - International Music Academy International Music Competition https://www.ksorchestra.ca

 

Grand Prize Winner - Gregory Vandikas.  Greg will appear as a concerto soloist with the Kindred Sprits Symphony Orchestra at Markham Theatre during the 2020-2021 concert season.   www.ksorchestra.ca

 

Senior Piano

Greg Vandikas

Bach Class - First

Sonata Class - First

Major Romantic Work - First

Major Contemporary Sonata - First 

Senior Concerto Class - First

 

RCM Spring-June Exams

Greg Vandikas - Licentiate Diploma - First Class Honours/Distinction 

Sophie Jin - Grade 10 Split Tech/Ear/Sight - First Class Honours

Michael Yuan - Grade 9 - First Class Honours

Kaivan Malek Zadeh - Grade 8 - First Class Honours

Frank Ding - First Class Honours

Stephanie Chenb - Grade 8 Piano - First Class Honours

Nina Yu - Grade 8 - First Class Honours

Joshua Li - Grade 5 - First Class Honours

 

ORMTA GTA Zone Competition May 25

Level A/Young Artist 

Enoch Wei - Second

 

Level B 

Sandra Wang - First

 

Level C

Annie Wang - First

 

ORMTA GTA Zone Masterclass - May 26