Perth

RICHARD GILL AUDITORIUM –

WEST  AUSTRALIAN 

ACADEMY OF PERFORMING ARTS

Friday 9 July 2021
5:45 pm (30’) AEST
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Tina Algeri

Recital Repertoire

Bach

Prelude and Fugue No.3, Book 1 


Haydn

Sonata Hob XVI/52 I.


Chopin

Etude No.4, Op.10 


Hamelin

Variations on a Theme by Paganini

Biography

Tina Algeri was born in Perth, Western  Australia and is 16 years of age. She is currently under the tutelage of  Mr Yoon Sen Lee. Tina started her musical journey at the age of 5,  under the umbrella of Mrs Ivy Chan and Stephanie Huang through Yoon Sen  Lee Music School in Perth, Western Australia. After many years of  practice, Tina has progressed her skills and taken piano as a serious  commitment in her life and desires to take music as her future career.  

Tina  has entered various local and international competitions and has won  many of them including the Fremantle Eisteddfod, South Suburban Music  Society, Western Australia Pianist Competition, North of Perth Music  Festival and Performing Arts Festival. Some of her first prizes include  the Open Championship section from North of Perth music festival, the  Under 17 Concerto section, the Under 15 classical section and the Under  15 romantic section from the South Suburban Music Society, the Under 15  Romantic and Recital section in Fremantle Eisteddfod, the Under 15  recital section, Under 18 recital section, Open Concerto section as well  as Senior Overall Best Pianist Award in the Western Australian Pianist  Competition and many more.  

In 2016, Tina won first prize in the  Golden Key International Music Festival as well as second prize in the  American Protégé and performed at Carnegie Hall, New York. During that  year, Tina also obtained a music scholarship from St Mary’s Anglican  Girls’ School.   

In 2017, Tina also performed in front of the  Governor General in Canberra, Australia. In 2018, Tina entered the 6th  Global International Piano Competition held in Shenzhen, China. Tina was  invited to compete in Shenzhen in which she won first prize in her age  category and was also one of the top 8 honoured pianists who were  awarded with a contract giving them the opportunity to perform concerto  works with many orchestras or as a soloist building up to the future. In  2019, Tina won the first prize in the Concours international de piano  “Ville de Gagny” competition in Gagny, France.  While she was in France,  she also completed her Diploma of International Conservatory of Music  of Paris in which she received high distinction.

She also performed with the Wuhan Philharmonic Orchestra at Qintai Hall, in Wuhan, China in 2019.  

Tina  participates in many choirs, bands and orchestras within her school and  has also achieved Honours A in both her Grade 7 AMEB, and Grade 8 AMEB  music exam. Tina was awarded a pass with a distinction for her AMEB  A.Mus.A exam in 2019 and obtained her AMEB L.Mus.A Diploma exam in 2020.  She also recently obtained her Licentiate of Trinity College London  exam with distinction. Tina performs in many concerts in local churches  as well as concerts within her school community.  

Tina has been  awarded a scholarship program to have early matriculation for  undergraduate part time music studies at the University of Western  Australia. Tina Algeri enjoys performing piano amongst large crowds and  has always admired the music created by the piano. She wishes to enhance  her skills in piano to succeed her musical journey and become a  successful concert pianist in the near future.