Sydney International Piano Competition 2012: Semi-finalists named



The twelve Competitors going through to Stage IV (Semi-finals) are:

Giulio Biddau (Italy)
Tanya Gabrielian (USA)
Arta Arnicane (Latvia)
Tomoaki Yoshida (Japan)
Avan Yu (Canada)
Nikolay Khozyainov (Russia)
Stefano Guarascio (Italy)
Jin-Hong Li (China)
Dmitry Onishchenko (Ukraine)
Lu Shen (China)
Mikhail Berestnev (Russia) and 
Hao Zhu (China)

You can catch the semi-finals (Stage IV) on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday (11-13 July at 12 noon and 7.15pm Sydney Time) at:
http://www.abc.net.au/classic/player/

Each Competitor plays a 50-minute recital and a Piano Trio.

Archived performances of earlier stages may be accessed here:
http://www.abc.net.au/classic/sipca/sessions/