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Russian Academy of Music was established in West Los Angeles by concert pianist, laureate of International piano competitions, Dr. Natalia Kartashova.

Women composers

Hildegard of Bingen In almost every last five or six centuries there have been women who have composed music. Surprisingly,they were accepted in the circles of male composers and were…

Ergonomic piano

Architect Rafael Viñoly and master piano maker Chris Maene have developed the Maene-Viñoly Concert Grand – a unique 21st Century evolution of the grand piano. The instrument’s curved ergonomic keyboard…

Tchaikovsky’s hope

Tchaikovsky had hope( that’s how name Nadezhda is translated),Nadezhda von Meck. They left over a thousand letters to the world. 14 years of correspondence and not a single meeting in…

Teenage skiing prodigy credits ‘nine years of piano playing’ for Gold medal at Winter Olympics

China’s star freestyle skier, Ailing (Eileen) Gu, plays piano during her downtime at the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic Games. Eileen Feng Gu, also known by her Chinese name, Gu Ailing,…

what are you reading these days?

Out of thousands of contemporary writers, one of the most musical ones is Japanese author Haruki Murakami. His works, besides being exceptionally interesting by their plots, are also imbued with music…

Our London International Competition victory

For the first time, our 6 participating students won ALL possible places: Gold, silver, bronze, and special awards in addition, in multiple categories. I would like to thank and congratulate…

2022 Cliburn Winners, historical competition!

Van Cliburn, in 1958 during cold war went to Moscow and WON Tchaikovsky piano competition. Ever since he established that in his own competition the rule is “regardless of political…

Russian and Ukrainian Pianists Meet in Texas at Cliburn Competition

The war in Ukraine looms over the prestigious contest named for the pianist Van Cliburn, who was a symbol for art transcending global politics. FORT WORTH, Texas — On a…

The world is listening Van Cliburn International Piano Competition Finalists !

  Congratulations to the finalist of Van Cliburn International Piano Competition: Dmytro Choni, Anna Geniushene, Uladzislau Khandohi, Yunchan Lim, Ilya Shmukler and Clayton Stephenson! looking forward to enjoy they performing…

Certificate of Merit with state honors for Russian Academy of Music students.

Congrats, my dear students, who passed CM with the state honors! Here is a little information for those who are not familiar with Certificate of Merit: The Music Teachers’ Association…

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