Minnesota International Piano-e-Competition
Christopher Son Richardson
Fifth Prize Winner
Christopher Son Richardson
Nationality:
United States

Residence:
UNITED STATES
DOB: 7/19/1998
Instructors:
Frederick Weldy
About Christopher:
Christopher Son Richardson, California native, has won awards in competitions from 2009 to the present. Some of his most recent accomplishments include: winning the California State MTNA in 2012, second prize at the VOCE California State in 2012, and second prize at the Virginia Waring Junior Concerto in 2011. He has performed at Carnegie Hall, among other notable places and has attended multiple master classes at the Aspen Music Festival and Portland Piano International Festival.
Repertoire:
Disklavier Audition  
Ludwig van Beethoven Sonata No. 17 in D Minor, Op. 31 No. 2, 1st mov.
Franz Liszt Concert Etude No. 2 "Gnomenreigen"
Robert Schumann ABEGG Variations, Op. 1
   
First Round  
Johann Sebastian Bach Prelude and Fugue in E Major, WTC I, BWV 854
Ludwig van Beethoven Sonata No. 17 in D minor, Op. 31 No. 2, 1st mov.
Frederic Chopin Etude Op. 10 No. 4
Franz Liszt Au bord d'une source
Franz Liszt Concert Etude No. 2 "Gnomenreigen"
Robert Muczynski Toccata Op. 15
   
Second Round  
Franz Schubert Impromptu Op. 142 No. 3 in B-Flat Major, D935
Frederic Chopin Etude Op. 25 No. 11
Robert Schumann ABEGG Variations, Op. 1
Alberto Ginastera Danza Argentinas, Op. 2
   
Semi-Final Round  
Ludwig van Beethoven Thirty-Two Variations in C Minor, WoO 80
Johann Sebastian Bach English Suite in A Minor, BWV 807
Frederic Chopin Ballade No. 1 in G Minor, Op. 23
Sergei Prokofiev Sonata No. 4 in C Minor, Op. 29
  III - Allegro con brio, ma non leggiero
Finals  
Ludwig van Beethoven Concerto No. 1 in C Major, Op. 15, 1st mov.
Virtual Auditions
Screening Jury has selected the 24 contestants for this summer's competition.
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