Eleven Young Pianists Shine in Eastern Music Festival Recital (concert review)

two young female pianists playing one piano

The Eastern Music Festival has a lot to recommend itself: a stellar orchestra made up of professional players from across the United States (the musicians also play in chamber music concerts), a couple hundred students eager to immerse themselves in the five-week intensive education and performance program, and dozens of concerts, all on the bucolic Guilford College campus.

Yihan Sun

young asian female in black ball gown

Pianist Yihan Sun has a passion to collaborate with other musicians and participated in ensemble performances as well as accompanying voice and instrumental studios at East Tennessee State University, Ohio […]

William Wolfram

WILLIAM WOLFRAM was a silver medalist at both the William Kapell and the Naumburg International Piano Competitions and a bronze medalist at the Tchaikovsky Piano Competition in Moscow. Wolfram has […]

Awadagin Pratt

AWADAGIN PRATT began studying piano at 6 and violin at 9. He entered the University of Illinois at 16, studying piano, violin and conducting. Later, at the Peabody Conservatory of […]