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Musical Sprouts Research in UTSA Today

Musical Sprouts Research in UTSA Today

Our growing Musical Sprouts curriculum-based program has made its way into the University of Texas at San Antonio's news site UTSA Today! The article discusses the partnership with UTSA researchers to analyze how our program is affecting and helping local students in the San Antonio area.Check it out here:...

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Jiale Li Wins Gurwitz Gold!

Jiale Li Wins Gurwitz Gold!

Jiale Li of China has won the The Gurwitz 2020 Gold Medal and $25,000 after his Round IV Tobin Center performance of Rachmaninoff's Piano Concerto No. 2 with the San Antonio Symphony, under the baton of Gurwitz Jury Chairman Maestro Sebastian Lang-Lessing.Excluding Lang-Lessing's vote (which was overwritten due to his inclusion in the...

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FOX SA Interview CEO Anya Grokhovski and Gurwitz Judge Olga Kern

FOX SA Interview CEO Anya Grokhovski and Gurwitz Judge Olga Kern

Musical Bridges CEO Anya Grokhovski and Gurwitz Judge and acclaimed concert pianist Olga Kern visit FOX29 News Midday to speak about the competition, the contestants, and more!Check out the interview here: https://foxsanantonio.com/news/local/international-competition-comes-to-san-antonio

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KSAT12 TV Feature on The Gurwitz 2020

KSAT12 TV Feature on The Gurwitz 2020

KSAT 12 Reporter Sarah Acosta speaks with Musical Bridges Around the World CEO and Gurwitz 2020 Russian Contestant Anna Gershtein to learn more about the competition going on this week. Check it out here:...

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The Gurwitz 2020 Announces Three Finalists!

The Gurwitz 2020 Announces Three Finalists!

After Round II, The Gurwitz Jury has announced the three finalists moving on to Round III and IV of The Gurwitz 2020!1. Jiale Li | China2. Yedam Kim | Korea3. Leonardo Colafelice | ItalyRandy Anderson of Texas Public Radio also gave an in-depth interview of semifinalist Joon Yoon of Korea in the featured article here:Texas Public...

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TPR Interviews Russian Contestant Artem Kuznetsov

TPR Interviews Russian Contestant Artem Kuznetsov

Nathan Cone and Randy Anderson cover Day 2 of Round I and speak with Russian contestant Artem Kuznetsov about his insight into performance and the competition. Check it out here: https://www.tpr.org/post/going-under-hood-gurwitz-competition

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TPR Covers The Gurwitz 2020 Round I

TPR Covers The Gurwitz 2020 Round I

Nathan Cone of Texas Public Radio goes in-depth with Round I contestants, Junior Jury, and audience members for their take on the start of the competition! Check it out here: https://www.tpr.org/post/gurwitz-piano-competition-wows-early

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The Gurwitz 2020 Contestant Order Announced!

The Gurwitz 2020 Contestant Order Announced!

On Saturday, the 12 Gurwitz 2020 contestants chose their number randomly and here are the results: Alexander Malikov | Canada Alexey Sychev | Russia Joon Yoon | Korea Jiale Li | China Nikita Lukinov | Russia Anna Grot | Russia Anna Gershtein | Russia Yedam Kim | Korea Artem Kuznetsov | Russia Jongyun Kim | Korea Maria Narodytska | Ukraine...

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Rivard Report on Musical Bridges and The Gurwitz 2020

Rivard Report on Musical Bridges and The Gurwitz 2020

Nicholas Frank of The Rivard Report delves into CEO Anya Grokhovski and Musical Bridges plans for The Gurwitz 2020! Check it out here: https://therivardreport.com/a-treasure-for-any-city-grokhovski-and-musical-bridges-introduce-the-gurwitz-piano-competition/

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The San Antonio Current Features The Gurwitz 2020

The San Antonio Current Features The Gurwitz 2020

The SA Current's Arts section features an article detailing The Gurwitz 2020 and its growth from its origins as the San Antonio International Piano Competition. Check it out here: https://www.sacurrent.com/ArtSlut/archives/2020/01/24/san-antonios-premier-international-piano-competition-returns-next-week-with-some-big-updates

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San Antonio Express-News on The Gurwitz 2020

San Antonio Express-News on The Gurwitz 2020

Jim Kiest of The San Antonio Express-News covers the upcoming competition. Check it out online at: https://www.expressnews.com/entertainment/arts-culture/article/Gurwitz-piano-competition-puts-San-Antonio-on-the-14998820.php?src=hp_totn

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The Gurwitz 2020 Feature in Arts Alive SA

The Gurwitz 2020 Feature in Arts Alive SA

Arts Alive San Antonio features information on The Gurwitz 2020 in their News & Commentary section. Check out the story here: http://artsalivesa.com/2020-piano-competition-new-diverse-sizzling-with-talent/

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News4 SA Interview Talking All About The Gurwitz 2020!

News4 SA Interview Talking All About The Gurwitz 2020!

Suhail Arastu (Advancement) spoke with anchor Delaine Mathieu to speak about the major parts of the competition coming up in less than a week! Check out the interview here: https://news4sanantonio.com/news/local/free-4-you-san-antonio-to-host-world-wide-piano-competition

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Our 30 Minute Radio Interview All About The Gurwitz 2020!

Our 30 Minute Radio Interview All About The Gurwitz 2020!

Sean Kithas (Marketing Manager) spoke with Chrissie Murnin of Cox Radio Group to talk about The Gurwitz schedule, contestants, and more! Check out the full interview here: https://www.kono1011.com/entertainment/konoaudio/QkXJuFALLslnEWY6bHhw5O/

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The Gurwitz 2020 in SA Woman Magazine

The Gurwitz 2020 in SA Woman Magazine

The San Antonio Woman Magazine includes The Gurwitz 2020 in Entertainment for January/February 2020. Check out the feature online at:https://sawoman.com/2020/01/entertainment-january-february-2020/ or on page 103 in their print magazine.

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