My student George Chen won another piano competition and has received an Honorable Mention Diploma at Bluegrass Competition which is one of the most prestigious competitions in Kentucky. Judges has chosen only one winner and given one Honorable Mention Diploma in each age group. I admire this little gentleman for his hard work, musicality and love for piano music! George is always opened for new repertoire and ready to practice with his open heart. I enjoy teaching him every
We have a few videos of the pieces which were included to our Christmas Concert. Please, take a minute and watch our talented piano stars! Everyone worked extremely hard to make out last recital of this year successful and interesting!
Last Saturday, on December 19th we had two zoom recitals with our piano students. It was so much fun to perform at our online concerts! Everyone was well prepared and enjoyed participating, playing Christmas pieces for friends, relatives and other students from our studio. Traditionally, at the end of our concerts our teachers and I played interesting compositions, bringing Christmas spirit to everyone's home. Moreover, Samir and I played a contemporary piece by J. Barat "Ele
We are so ready for our Online Christmas concert that is already tomorrow! Everyone is getting a music box as a gift from our studio and zoom invitation for relatives and friends. Moreover, we will have The Most Original Christmas Tree Contest. We asked our students to be creative and show their best work tomorrow during the concerts. We are going to choose one winner for each recital and award the winners with the gift cards for Amazon. Also, our teachers have prepared a ve
Everyone is working hard and getting ready for our Christmas concert that is going to be this Saturday, December 19th. We are so exited about it and happy to share our music with our families and friends! Please, watch the video below and enjoy the beautiful duet performed by George and John.
Yesterday my student Leila Thomas made a recording of her favorite Christmas song "Sleigh Ride" by L. Anderson. Since we can't make a live concert, my students and I have decided to record little videos of their favorite Christmas song to share them with online audience. Now we can celebrate the most important holiday with everyone around the world! Stay tuned for the next videos! They are coming soon!
Today one of my students and Samir recorded a classical piece for saxophone and piano. After the recording they decided to have fun and played "Imagine" by John Lennon. I could capture the moment and made a video. This song is so powerful and touching. I can listen to it again and again, imaging that our world is a better place... Please watch the video below and imagine with us:
This year was pretty rough for everyone. My staff and I just wanted to brighten every student's Christmas time. Recently, I bought beautiful music boxes for all of our students. I love watching them while they are opening their gifts! So much happiness and joy on their cute faces! Can't be happier with the results! Please watch the video below where my student May Gayhart making a little description of her new music box:
I admire these extremely talented and professional musicians who have always been bringing contemporary music to life with their magic sound! Recently, my dear friends Oleg Bezuglov and Natalia Bezuglova recorded my latest piece "Fantasia" for violin and piano to celebrate the most important holiday with their friends and relatives all over the world! Music is the best way to bring people together, to feel Christmas spirit and power of hope. Charming light is coming from the
Our piano studio is fully prepared for the Christmas Recital! We are so excited to have it this coming Saturday, December 19th via Zoom and invite our dear friends and relatives to celebrate the biggest holiday of the year. It was a successful year for our students who have learned many new pieces of different styles and composers, participated many online National and International festivals and concerts as well as live events before this past March... Every time when we hol
My student Calvin Brey received two diplomas last week: one as a winner composer of the Southern Devision by Music Teachers National Association, the other one as a pianist participant of the Honorable Recital. This outstanding student became the only winner at MTNA Composition Competition from Kentucky State and was chosen for the Honors Recital earlier this year. The participants of the Honor Recital were the top 25% students of Kentucky state. Can't be happier with Calvin'
This cute duet always makes me feel so blessed and happy as a teacher! Recently, George and John won the first place at the International Performing Art Festival in Prague and now they can relax and have fun, playing Christmas carols together.
Today we received a wonderful news! All of my students who participated in the International Festival of Performing Art have been awarded the first degree diplomas! The competition was held remotely. I had sent several videos of my students' performances which we recorded in our studio to Prague (Czech Republic) and Los Angeles (USA) that were participating locations for holding the competition. All five students won the first places! Winners in Prague are: John Chen - a winn
Congratulations to Calvin Brey who won the second round and became a finalist of the National Composition Competition by Music Teachers Nation Association in Junior age group. Now he will compete with the best young composers in the USA. Wish him luck!!!
This week one of my students May Gayhart recorded a short video for piano lovers. We played a little duet to bring Christmas spirit straight to your house! Please, watch this video below and feel happiness with us!