Saturday, July 17, 2021

Peter Parra | 3rd Prize | Piano | 8th Edition | ENKOR Int'l Music Competition


Peter Parra is 10 years old, from Mountain View, CA. He studies with Miss Erna Gulabyan at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music (SFCM) Pre-College. Peter started his piano journey at the age of four and half and loved the world of music and performance ever since. Peter is a cheerful, energetic, and inquisitive boy who really enjoys expressing his passion for life in his piano performance. He participated in many state, national, and international competitions and festivals, and has won many awards and prizes, including LA International Liszt Competition, United States Open Music Competitions, Great Composers Competitions, Houston International Music Competition, Glory International Piano Competition, CAPMT Honors Competition, and Junior Bach Festival. Besides piano, Peter is a competitive preteen Latin ballroom dancer with national finalist titles. He also enjoys math, swimming, and loves Mariachi music which connects him with his Mexican heritage. 

Sonata in D major Hob XVI:37, 1st movement, Joseph Haydn, 3 min 10 sec

Fantaisie Impromptu in c# minor op 66, Frédéric Chopin, 5 min 40 sec