AAM provides its students with opportunities to attend Master Classes, Workshops and Evaluations with renowned musicians from all over the world
Stanislav Ioudenich, Professor of Piano at the Oberlin College and Conservatory, OH, USA, Gold Prize Winner at the 11th Van Cliburn International Piano Competition 2001, was our guest at the AAM’s Lafayette location.
Jura Margulis, Professor of Piano at the Music and Art University of Vienna, Austria, the Executive Director of the “International Piano Academy”in Freiburg, Germany, gave a Master Class to AAM students.
Dr. Frederick Weldy, Professor of Piano at the Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA, was teaching AAM student at the Master Class.
Lamae Loo, the President of the US Open Music Competition, Oakland, CA, with Vicki Fawns, Reputable Piano Instructor, Delta Branch of the MTAC, with Dr. Umida Avloni after AAM’s Baroque Festival.
Natsuki Fukasawa, Steinway Artist, Talis Festival/ Academy, Taas-Fee, Switzerland,, California State University, Sacramento, CA, with Richard Cionco, Professor of Piano at the California State University, Sacramento, CA, were adjudicating AAM students at the AAM students’ Evaluations.
Dr. Betty Woo, Professor of Piano at the Holy Names University, Oakland, CA, during a Master Class to AAM’s students.
Dr. Izaly Zemtsovsky, Director of the Silk Road House, Berkeley, CA, Visiting Professor of the UCLA & Stanford, at the AAM’s Lafayette location.
Dr. William Wellborn, Professor of Piano at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, CA, gave a Master Class to AAM students.
Dr. Lorna Peters, Professor of Piano at the California State University, Sacramento, CA, gave a lecture and Master Class on Baroque ornamentation to AAM faculty.
Evgeni Mikhailov, Professor of Piano at the Kazan State Conservatory, Kazan, Russia, Gold Medal Winner of the Scriabin International Piano Competition, Russia, during a Master Class at AAM.
Igor Veligan, Lecturer of Violin/Viola, University of the Pacific’s Conservatory of Music, Sacramento, CA, revealing some basics of concert performances to AAM students.
Dr. Milica Jelaca Jovanoviac, Professor of Piano at the Western Washington University, Washington, USA, after her performance to AAM students.
Dr. Haggai Niv, San Francisco Conservatory Pre-College Division Faculty Member Emeritus, Reputable Piano Instructor, San Rafael, CA, with Natsuki Fukasawa, after the judging at the AAM Festival of Musical Treasures.
Hans Boepple, Steinway Artist and the Professor of the Santa Clara University Music Department, conducted a workshop at the AAM.
Dr. Robert Bowman, Professor Emeritus from California State University, Chico, CA, listening AAM’s student at the school Classical Festival.
Rem Djemilev, Director of the Young People's Chamber Orchestra in Berkeley, Young Performers String Orchestra, and Diablo Regional Youth Orchestra in Walnut Creek, CA, after the adjudicating AAM violin and viola students’ performances.
Dr. Michael Yanovitsky, Professor of Piano at the Temple University's Boyer College of Music and Dance, Philadelphia, PA, USA, gave a Master Class to AAM’s students.
Amy Brodo, the Musical Director Emeritus of the Junior Bach Festival in Berkeley, California, with James Gardner, the Director of the Pro Arte Symphony, and a Reputable Piano Instructor, Walnut Creek, CA, were both adjudicating at the AAM Festival.
Dr. Namik Sultanoff, Professor of Piano at the San Jose State University, San Jose, CA, with Dr. Umida Avloni, presenting the results of the piano competition.
Erna Gulabyan, the Faculty Member of the San Francisco Conservatory Pre-College Division, Reputable Piano Instructor, gave a Master Class to AAM students.
Dr. Virginia Bigelow, Music Faculty member of the Diablo Valle College, Pleasant Hill, CA, with Amy Sakabe, the Director of the Go for the Gold Music Festival of CAPMT, Davis, CA, and Dr. Umida Avloni, after AAM Festival.
Olga Katsman, Reputable Piano Instructor, Fremont, CA, gave a Master Class at AAM.
Dr. Mavlyuda Yakubkhodjaeva, Assistant Professor Emeritus, Kazan Conservatory, Kazan, Russia, with Professor Richard Cionco, were adjudicating at the AAM Festival.
Tien Hsieh, Concert Pianist and Prize winner at various international contests, including the prestigious List International Piano Competition, was judging the AAM Festival of Musical Treasures.
Kai Chi Zhu, Reputable Piano Instructor, San Jose, CA, gave a Master Class at AAM.
Yelena Soniants, the Founder of the Bay Area Music Association, with Dr. Mutsuko Dohi, Oakland Hills, CA, during the AAM students’ evaluations.
The AAM’s Charity Concert.
Left to right: Soprano Julia Ronskaya, Cellist Sergei Riabtchenko, Violinist Eugene Chukhlov, 2nd Violinist Vasily Chukhlov, Honored Artist of Russia; Pianist Temirzhan Yerzhanov, Grand Prize Winner at the Schumann International Piano Competition. Other performers included: violist Rem Jemilev, tenor Gregory Kharik, Honored Artist of Belorussia and pianist Nadezda Blank, the Winner of the Bolzano International Piano Competition.
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