Winners of Salon de Virtuosi's Scholarship Grants

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Wednesday, January 02, 2013

Charlotte White’s Salon de Virtuosi helps gifted young artists on their road to success by offering them scholarships and concert opportunities. For the past few years, the gala grant awards ceremony has been held at Steinway Hall and hosted by the Young Artists Showcase host Robert Sherman. This year’s winners included the Amphion String Quartet, flutist Noémi Győri, violinst Erika Mitsui, and pianists Katalin Csillagh, Eunice Kim and Vassily Primakov.

The Amphion Quartet, which also performed during WQXR's Beethoven String Quartet Marathon, started things off with the Hugo Wolf Italian Serenade.

Program details:

Hugo Wolf: Italian Serenade
— Amphion Quartet.

Theobald Böhm: Grand Polonaise
— Noémi Győri, flute; Katalin Csillagh, piano.

Maurice Ravel: Tzigane
— Erika Mitsui, violin; Eunice Kim, piano.

Frédéric Chopin: Ballade No. 3 in A-flat
— Vassily Primakov, piano.

Frédéric Chopin: Scherzo No. 3 in C# Minor
— Vassily Primakov, piano.

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