Wednesday, June 12th

Classical Piano - Level 10 - Group D

Adjudicator: Asher Ian Armstrong

Classical Piano - Level 10 - Group D

Asher maintains an active concert career: notable recent engagements include solo recital performances at the Walton Arts Center, the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, and the Royal College of Music in London (UK), as well as appearances as concerto soloist with Pax Christi Chorale and the Mozart Players of Toronto, and with the North York Concert Orchestra.

A passionate, committed teacher, Asher is on the Piano Faculty of the University of Toronto where he is a Lecturer of Piano and Chamber Music. Prior to this appointment Asher served as an Assistant professor of Piano at the University of Arkansas, and Asher has also taught at the Interlochen School for the Arts.

Asher serves as an adjudicator and masterclass clinician at many festivals and competitions throughout North America, and internationally, and is also a proud member of the Royal Conservatory's College of Examiners. As a scholar, Asher's work has been published by Cambridge University Press's Tempo, as well as Clavier/Piano Magazine, American Music Teacher, the European Piano Teachers Association Piano Journal, Canadian Music Teacher, MTNA's E-Journal, the Kaprálová Society Journal, and others.


Wellington Square United Church
2121 Caroline Street
Burlington, On L7R 1L7

TimeNameTitlesHome Festival
Time:9:30 AMName:Shixian LiuTitles:
Sonata in D Major, Hob. XVI:33 by Franz Joseph Haydn
Arabeske, op. 18 by Robert Schumann
Home Festival:Peel
Time:9:50 AMName:Henry LiTitles:
Sonata in C Minor, op. 10, no. 1, 1st and 2nd mvts. by Ludwig van Beethoven
Prelude, op. 3, no. 2 by Sergei Rachmaninoff
Home Festival:Kitchener-Waterloo
Time:10:10 AMName:Rianna van StempvoortTitles:
Impromptu in G flat Major op. 90, no. 3 by Franz Schubert
Prélude op. 3, no. 2 by Sergei Rachmaninoff
Home Festival:Lambton County
Time:10:25 AMName:Leping HoTitles:
Prelude and Fugue in F Major, BWV 856 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Impromptu in B Flat Major, op.142, no. 3, D 935 by Franz Schubert
Home Festival:North York Live
Time:10:40 AMName:Rachel GaoTitles:
Nocturne in B flat Minor, op. 9, no. 1 by Frédéric Chopin
Macedonian Mountain Dance, op. 144, no. 1 by Alan Hovhaness
Home Festival:Guelph
Time:10:50 AMName:Mavis LeeTitles:
Sonata in G Major, op. 14, no. 2, 1st and 2nd mvts. by Ludwig van Beethoven
Danzas Argentinas, op. 2, no. 2 by Alberto Ginastera
Home Festival:Unionville
Time:11:10 AMName:Marie KorolyovTitles:
Sonata in E Major op. 14, no 1, 1st and 2nd mvts. by Ludwig van Beethoven
August (The Harvest) (no. 8) by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Home Festival:Windsor-Essex
Time:11:25 AMName:Marcus YiTitles:
Humoresque in G major op. 10, no. 5 by Sergei Rachmaninoff
Sonata in C Minor, op. 10, no. 1, 1st and 2nd mvts. by Ludwig van Beethoven
Home Festival:Toronto
Time:1:00 PMName:Jovan JainTitles:
Shimmer by Heather Schmidt
March of the Trolls, op. 54, no. 3 by Edvard Grieg
Home Festival:London
Time:1:15 PMName:Mia NoronhaTitles:
Nocturne in B Flat Minor, op. 9, no. 1, 1 by Frédéric Chopin
Prelude in C Sharp Minor op. 3, no. 2, 1 by Sergei Rachmaninoff
Home Festival:Quinte
Time:1:30 PMName:Declan YeungTitles:
Prelude and Fugue No. 6 in D Minor, BWV 851 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Prelude in C Sharp Minor, op. 3, no. 2 by Sergei Rachmaninoff
Home Festival:Yip's
Time:1:45 PMName:Joy LuTitles:
Sonata No. 12 in F Major: K. 332, 2nd and 3rd mvts. by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
The Cat and the Mouse (Scherzo humoristique) by Aaron Copland
Home Festival:Ottawa Kiwanis
Time:2:05 PMName:Erica WangTitles:
Prelude and Fugue in G sharp Minor, BWV 863 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Nocturne by Sophie-Carmen Eckhardt-Grammaté
Home Festival:Windsor-Essex
Time:2:20 PMName:Hannah KwanTitles:
Sonata No. 12 in F Major, K332, 2nd and 3rd mvts. by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Waltz in E minor, op. posth. by Frédéric Chopin
Home Festival:Peterborough

3:00 PM - Workshop and Announcement of Winners – MANDATORY

Workshop will be held from approximately 3:00 pm until 4:30 pm.

Announcement of the winners and top two competitors chosen to go to the Playoffs will happen at the end of the workshop.

5:00 PM - Classical Piano Level 10 Playoffs

The Level 10 Classical Piano Playoffs will be held at Wellington Square United Church - 2121 Caroline St. - from 5:00 pm to approximately 6:30 pm.