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Postponing the Award

Following careful consideration and review, the Board announces that the Australian National Piano Award will not proceed as planned for September 2020.

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2021 Award packages

Visit Shepparton with other music lovers and be enthralled with the exceptional solo recitals performed by the Award finalists – come for a couple of days or the entire week.

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Photos: James Guan

James Guan from Sydney - Saturday September 8 at 7.30 at the Eastbank Auditorium in Shepparton.

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The 3 Finalists - James Guan, Alexander Yau & Oliver She

We have three pianists in the GRAND FINALS and they are James Guan, Alexander Yau and Oliver She - WE CAN'T WAIT to hear them play Saturday 8 September

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2018 - The Cash & Prizes Up for Grabs for the Award

There are substantial prizes for the pianists - who are competing in this national competition. $68,000 in cash and prizes to be exact. Donated by incredibly generous sponsors and they are worth recognising.

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Semi-Finals - 5 Pianists - Their Repertoire

Today marks the Semi-Finals at the Eastbank Centre for the Australian National Piano Award. Starting at Midday and running through to 4pm. Here is what the five sensations will be performing (listed in the order of their appearance)

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SEMI-FINALS – Friday September 7, 2018

Vatche Jambazian, Robbin Reza, Alexander Yau, James Guan and Oliver She are the Five fearless & fantastic pianists take to the stage Today – It’s the SEMI-FINALS for the 2018 Australian National Piano Award. Listen Up People! Today, Friday September 7 at NOON, there's going to be a showdown on the Steinway. . . . Fabulously contested - the five fearless and talented pianists will battle it out in the afternoon at the Eastbank Centre, Shepparton, for the SEMI-FINALS of Australian National Piano Award.

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ROUND TWO - Thursday - Recital Times

Thursday September 6 marks the last series of recitals for ROUND TWO. The seven pianists performing this afternoon and evening will be:

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ABC News Breakfast Coverage

Watch a story by ABC News Breakfast.

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Video Clips from Round One Recitals

Enjoy the following clips of our 14 fabulous finalists, recorded at their Round One Recital performances held at the Eastbank Centre, Shepparton on 3 September, 2018.

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