These auditions are free and open for public viewing.
Asami Hagiwara, University of Minnesota - Duluth
Sylvia Eckes, Edvard Grieg Society of America
Nicola Melville, Carleton College
9:50am - 10:50am | Young Artist Division
11:20am - 12:25pm | Advanced Division
12:45pm - 1:30pm | Reception and Awards Ceremony at Norway House
The Edvard Grieg Society of Minnesota 2019 Piano Competition is designed to encourage pianists to explore the music of Edvard Grieg and Nordic composers; raise awareness of the Edvard Grieg Society locally, nationally, and internationally; and provide scholarship and performance opportunities for competition winners.
This year’s competition began on March 1st with a Preliminary Audition Round & Audio Screening. The Final Live Audition Round will take place at Norway House and Mindekirken on June 8, 2019.