April 24, 2014 | Concert

Celebrating 13 Years of Classical Piano Music | An Evening of Classical Piano Music

In cooperation with the Washington Piano Arts Council we are proud to announce The Thirteenth Annual Winner’s Grand Prix Concert at the Embassy of Austria. 

Washington International Piano Arts Council (WIPAC) was conceived and organized in 2001. With the assistance of Jerome Barry, Director of Embassy Series, a non- profit organization for the performing arts, WIPAC launched its first public event on April 24, 2002, the “Winners Grands Prix Concert". Since this the WIPAC follows its mission to annually honor award winning pianists for their achievements. 

This year’s winners are Mr. Silvan Carpentier, Mr. Matthias Fischer and Mr. Eberhard Zagrosek. 

Pianists and Program:

Matthias Fischer, First Place Winner of the 2013 Washington International Piano Amateur Competition, USA, plays
Davidsbündlertänze, Op. 6 | R. Schumann

Sylvan Carpentier, First Place Winner Les 2013 Concours des Grands Amateurs de Piano, Paris, France, plays
Wanderer Fantasie | F. Schubert 

Eberhard Zagrosek, First Place Winner of the 2013 Boston International Piano Competition for Distinguished Amateurs, USA, plays
Variations in f Minor (10’) | Joseph Haydn
Variations “Weinen, Klagen, Sorgen, Zagen” (15‘) | Franz Liszt

A Buffet Dinner follows the concert.

Please note that during the performances no cell phones, videotaping or cameras are allowed.

When: April 24, 2014 | 7:00 pm
Where: Embassy of Austria | 3524 International Court, 20008 Washington DC
Tickets: www.wipac.org or wipacusa@gmail.com