Students from ASM & RMA’s piano department, performance class, and the string department have achieved outstanding results in the recent Ming Classics International Online Competition in Switzerland. The competition received entries from USA, Canada, Venezuela, China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Korea, Australia, New Zealand, Germany, Italy, Poland and Switzerland, and adjudicated by a respected panel of international juries.
Congratulations to the following students on your amazing achievements. You have all very admirably represented yourself, our schools and New Zealand! Bravi tutti!
• Terrance Tianyi Zhang (Teacher: Martin Qi) was awarded Honors in the Violin Finals of the E Category, 9 – 11 Age Group.
• Catherine Chang (Teacher: Richard Liu) reached the Semi-Finals in the Professional A Category, 17 – 25 Age Group.
• Shuan Liu (Teacher: Dr Rae de Lisle) came joint Third Place in the Professional A Category, 17 – 25 Age Group.
• Miley Mengtong Lu and Yuntian Lu (Teacher: Laura Gu), Albert Meng Zhu (Teacher: Dr Ludwig Treviranus), and Nathan Li (Teacher: Linda Lin) reached the Semi-Final of their respective age groups.
• Annie Ye and William Xu came joint Second Place in the E Category 9 – 11 Age Group, and Kaylee Cai came First Place in the F Category, 7 – 8 Age Group (Teacher: Richard Liu).
Many thanks to Guitar Programme Coordinator, Daniel Ortiz, and Sam Cunningham from KiwiSounds for professionally recording our students, and to the team at Lewis Eady for allowing us to use the beautiful Steinway Piano Showroom.