George Harliono to perform at the next Elena Cobb Star Prize Festival at the Royal Albert Hall

George Harliono will be performing at the next Elena Cobb Star Prize Festival at the Royal Albert Hall as as Lauren Zhang due to her family commitments has to make an unplanned trip to Hong-Kong in April.  In 2019 George was the only British pianist selected for the Tchaikovsky Competition. Eighteen years old British pianist […]

Teacher Training Day Jazz Edition in London

Teacher Training Day Jazz Edition 29 August 2019

“I learnt so much from it and it reinforced what I already knew. “ “When is the next one?” Classically trained teachers who were keen to learn more about teaching Jazz and Jazz inspired piano pieces received some excellent advice from the experts in their field: Mark Armstrong – ABRSM Jazz Moderator and Artistic Director […]

Irina Woronow Will Present a Workshop Based on the Orff Method and Her New Book During Elena Cobb Star Prize Festival

Workshop: Applying the Orff method with 4 to 5-year-old beginners, using tunes on the black keys Tuesday 7 April at 16.00 Peregrine’s Pianos London Sign up for info > Irina Woronow, the author of the popular piano method Klavierschule Verliebte Giraffe, studied the classic approach to piano pedagogy at the Kazakh National Academy of Music and the Orff method at […]

Tatiana Shklovskaya, Professor at the Gnessin Special Music School in Moscow will Present a Workshop during Elena Cobb Star Prize Festival in London

Workshop: Pre-reading Period with Beginners, Tuesday 7 April at 15.00 Peregrine’s Pianos London Student Recital: Vladimir Ivanov, Tuesday 7 April at 14.00 Peregrine’s Pianos LondonVladimir will also appear in the programme on 6 April at the Royal Albert Hall Elgar RoomPrivate coaching: Tuesday 7 April Peregrine’s Pianos London Sign up for info > TATIANA SHKLOVSKAYA currently splits […]

Valery Piassetski, Director of the Central Music School in Moscow to Give a Masterclass During Elena Cobb Star Prize Festival 2020

Student recital: Miyu Shindo, Monday 6 April, 13.45 Royal Albert Hall Elgar RoomMasterclass: Tuesday 7 April at 09.30 Peregrine’s Pianos London Student Recital: Miyu Shindo at 10.30 Peregrine’s Pianos London Private coaching: Tuesday 7 April Peregrine’s Pianos London Sign up for info > VALERY PIASSETSKI, Director of the Central Music School in Moscow to give a masterclass during […]

Japanese Pianist Miyu Shindo Will Give Solo Recitals at the Elena Cobb Star Prize Festival at the Royal Albert Hall in April 2020

MIYU SHINDU, will be another young star to perform solo recitals on both days of the next Elena Cobb Star Prize Festival at the Royal Albert Hall. In addition to recitals in her home country of Japan, Miyu Shindo has performed in the Great Hall at the Moscow Conservatory and at Carnegie Hall, and in […]

Murray MacLachlan to Give a Masterclass at the Elena Cobb Star Prize Festival 2020 at the Royal Albert Hall

Murray MacLachlan, Chair of EPTA UK, Head of Keyboard at Chetham’s School of Music and a Senior Tutor at the Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester, England will be conducting a masterclass at the next Elena Cobb Star Prize Festival at the Royal Albert Hall on 6 April 2020.   McLachlan has made over 40 […]

Laureates of Elena Cobb Star Prize Raise Money for the Children’s Hospital in Chicago

Sueanne Shimabuku Metz

Photo: Chloe, Freya, Gerald, Ethan, Claire and their piano teacher Sueanne Shimabuku Metz of the 88Keys to Cure from the USA. I am so proud of these young and talented group of pianists and their amazing teacher Sueanne Shimabuku Metz of 88Keys to Cure piano studio who came all away from the USA to perform […]