Young pianists win awards for excelling in Trinity exams
20 March 2014
Trinity hosted an awards ceremony on 14 March for four young musicians who achieved Distinction in their grade 6, 7 and 8 piano exams.
The candidates, Rei Shimizu, Sei Shimizu, Akane Gonda and Yuriko Gonda, who are all originally from Japan, performed a demanding programme which included Beethoven’s Sonata in C minor and Dvořák’s Slavonic Dance No 6.
The girls’ piano teacher, Mary New, said: ‘Week by week the girls give of their best and I can only marvel at their total commitment to their musical skills’.