Igor Pikayzen ’11MM selected as finalist for King Award

SALINA SYMPHONY ANNOUNCES KING AWARD FOR YOUNG ARTISTS
NATIONAL MUSIC COMPETITION SEMI-FINALISTS AND SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Twelve musicians from the finest music schools in the nation have been invited to compete in the Salina Symphony’s King Award for Young Artists National Music Competition April 16-17. Competing in the strings division will be: Anna Burden, cello, Manhattan School of Music; Ko-Hsin Chang, cello, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champagne; Esther Kim, violin, Jacobs School of Music, Indiana University; Deborah Pae, cello, The Juilliard School; Igor Pikayzen, violin, Yale University; and Itamar Zorman, violin, Manhattan School of Music. MORE

Published April 6, 2010
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Igor Pikayzen wins first prize in Wronski Competition

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Igor Pikayzen captured first prize in the Tadeusz Wronski International Competition for solo violin, held this week in Warsaw, Poland. “I am ecstatic that my first trip as a Yale student has been such a successful one,” Pikayzen said. Pikayzen is a first-year student at the Yale School of Music, where he studies with Syoko Aki. MORE

Published October 1, 2009
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