Saturday, November 21, 2015
Heida Hermanns International
Piano Competition Semi-Finals
The Live Semi-Finals Round were held at First Church Fairfield, 148 Beach Road, Fairfield, Connecticut.
18 Semi-Finalists from around the country were selected. They were allotted approximately 20 minutes each and prepared to perform, by memory, three contrasting styles:
– Classical Sonata by Beethoven (excluding Op. 49), Haydn, Mozart or Schubert
– A Romantic Work of substantial length and scope
– An Impressionistic or Contemporary Work
– Preliminary Audition Repertoire
The Competition began at 10AM and was free to the public. People came and went all day!