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Heddy Kilian Competition in Piano & Voice (2017)
High School Students

NYSMTA encourages its members to consider entering their accomplished
students in the 2017 Heddy Kilian Competition Competition, which are
to take place on Sunday, May 14, 2017 at Nazareth College in Rochester, NY.  The competitions are open to high school students currently in grades 10-12 in piano and voice.


Any New York State High School student currently in grades 10-12. Teacher membership in

NYSMTA is not required. Please Note: Previous first place winners of the Kilian Competition are not eligible to enter the 2017 Kilian Competition. Competitors from the Fall 2016 MTNA and Empire State competitions must submit different repertoire for the 2017 Kilian Competition.


Competition Details

MAY 14

Students of NYSMTA Members:

Students of Non-NYSMTA Members:

Postmark Deadline: April 22, 2017

Submittions & Questions
Competition Chair
Gary Fisher
108 Washington Road
Pittsford, NY 14534
585-586-8385 |

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Winners of 2017 Killian Competition: May 14, 2017 (Nazareth College)


Voice 1st Place: Rose Gilbert. Teacher: Cecile Saine.

Voice 2nd Place: Ava Eichel. Teacher: Cecile Saine.

Piano 1st Place: Raymond Feng. Teacher: Elier Suárez.

Piano 2nd Place: Jimmy Berger. Teacher: Rasa Stalygiene.


Winners of 2016 Killian Competition: May 8, 2016 (Nazareth College)


Piano 1st Place: Benjamin Daly. Teacher: Andrew Russo.

Piano 2nd Place: Jonathan Madden. Teacher: Brian Preston.

Kilian Comp.

Nazareth College

Rochester, NY

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