Wednesday, July 15, 2020

Hannah Roberts | 1st Prize | Piano | 7th Edition | ENKOR Int'l Music Competition


Hannah Roberts, Age 24
Score: 94.00

Hannah Roberts is currently pursuing a Doctor of Musical Arts degree in Piano Performance and Pedagogy at the University of Oklahoma, where she teaches group and applied piano as a teaching assistant. Recent performance achievements include first place awards at the MTNA Oklahoma Young Artist and OMTA Collegiate Competitions, as well as a performance in the Esterhazy palace in Eisenstadt, Austria. As winner of both the OU Concerto Competition and the Oklahoma Community Orchestra Young Artist Competition, she performed as a soloist with the OU Symphony Orchestra and the Oklahoma Community Orchestra in Spring 2019. She was named Division Alternate in the 2018/19 MTNA Young Artist Piano Competition (South Central Division) and has also won awards in the MTNA Alabama Young Artist and AMTA State competitions. Also active as a collaborative pianist, Hannah is currently an accompanist for the University of Oklahoma Musical Theater program.

Hannah holds a Master of Music degree in Piano Performance from the University of South Alabama and a Bachelor of Arts in Music degree with honors from Thomas Edison State University. She presently studies piano with Dr. Jeongwon Ham and piano pedagogy with Drs. Barbara Fast and Jane Magrath, and previously studied piano with Dr. Robert Holm. In addition, she has performed in masterclasses for artists including Alan Chow, Angela Cheng, Logan Skelton, Kenneth Drake, and Douglas Humpherys, among others.

La Valse, Maurice Ravel, 12:30

Sonata Sz.80, I. Allegro moderato, Bela Bartok, 4:30