FAIRBANKS (July 14, 2014) — Peter Friis Johansson, a concert pianist from Denmark and Sweden, was named the winner of the Alaska International Piano-e-Competition, held here beginning June 28 through July 12.
Pianist Frederic Chiu is an acclaimed artist who has pushed boundaries in the world of classical music - from performance protocols and recording, to teaching and technology. He is in the spotlight yet again with a new “first”: a recording that combines state-of-the-art audio and video technology, masterpieces of the Western classical music canon, and contemporary works rooted in the East. This is the inaugural classical music release from Yamaha Entertainment Group of America.
Yamaha Hybrid Pianos Withstand Challenging Environmental Conditions
Boston University Tanglewood Institute (BUTI) is partnering with Yamaha Corporation of America and Falcetti Music to provide a unique boost to the intensive music education that gifted young students are getting this summer at the prestigious program.