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Kevin Chow

Kevin Chow16 year old Kevin Chow started piano lessons in Perth when he was 5, composing his first piano piece at age 7. In 2007, he won the Bernstein National Piano Competition, completed his ABRSM Diploma and featured with the Fremantle Orchestra as piano soloist in performances of Grainger’s “The Warriors”. In 2010, Kevin moved to Melbourne to continue his piano studies with Glenn Riddle. Since arriving in Melbourne, Kevin has been awarded his LMusA Diploma with Distinction and been a major prize-winner in many competitions, such as the MSV Hephzibah Menuhin Award, the SEAF Chopin Award, SEAF Concerto Prize and VMTA Kault Prize. In 2011, Kevin made his solo recital debut at the Australian Catholic University and earlier this year, he made his concerto debut performing Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No 3 with the Zelman Symphony Orchestra, a performance he will be reprising in September with the Preston Symphony Orchestra. Kevin was also invited to perform for Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwell, during their most recent Australian tour, and in March, Kevin was selected to participate in the 18th Hilton Head International Piano Competition.





Round 1A

Prelude and Fugue

J.S. Bach

Prelude and Fugue in A minor Book 1

Virtuoso Study


Transcendental Etude No 10 in F minor, ‘Allegro agitato molto’

Own Choice


Islamey, (Oriental Fantasy) Op 18

Round 1B

Classical Sonata


Sonata Hob XVI:41 in B flat major

Other Piece/s


Ballade Op 52 No 4 in F minor

Other Piece/s


Rhapsodie Espagnole S.254

Round 2

Major Work


Sonata Op 83 No 7 in B flat major

Australian Work


In Dahomey (Cakewalk Smasher)

Other Piece/s

J.S. Bach

Tocatta in C minor BWV 911

Other Piece/s


Ballade Op 47 No 3 in A flat major

Round 3



Piano Concerto Op 30 No 3 in D minor

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