Renee B. Fisher Competition for Young Pianists - Winners’ Concert

Join us for the 40th Annual Renee B. Fisher Competition for Young Pianists-Winners' Concert on Saturday, May 6, at NMS at 7:30 p.m., at Neighborhood Music School. The Concert will feature student performances of Great Piano Masterworks by 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners in the Elementary/Middle and High School Divisions and includes Best Performances of Commissioned Works by David Evan Thomas and Zhouyang Yu, winners of the 2017 Composer Awards

Guest artists performing at the concert include David Sacks, a 2016 Winner of 1st Prize and Best Performance of an Original Work, pianist and NMS faculty member Alexis Zingale and violinist Darwin Shen

Winners of the 2017 Fisher Competition:

ELEMENTARY/MIDDLE SCHOOL
Commissioned Work: Marin Korenaga (Joel Wizansky) -- Bethany
Honorable Mention: Marin Korenaga (Joel Wizansky) -- Bethany
Honorable Mention: Alyssa Xu (Zhong Chen) -- South Windsor
Honorable Mention: Charis Liu (Malgosia Lis) -- West Hartford
3rd Prize: Hudson Shi (Elaine Silbereis) -- Mansfield
2nd Prize: Aimee Chang (Miyoko Lotto) -- Madison
1st Prize: Hudson Ragins (Yoshie Akimoto) -- Yonkers, NY

HIGH SCHOOL
Commissioned Work: Kaki Su (Wei-Yi Yang) -- Wallingford
Honorable Mention: Claire Chang (Miyoko Lotto) -- Madison
Honorable Mention: Maxwell Carmichael (Victoria Reeve) -- Killingworth
2nd Prize (tie): Victor You (Phillip Kawin) -- Woodbridge
2nd Prize (tie): Lisha Jing (Sylvia Chambless) -- Norwich
1st Prize: Kaki Su (Wei-Yi Yang) -- Wallingford