Helping Children To Be Musicians

Organizational Committee


Sergey Brudniy – Administrative Director of the Sharon Music Academy (USA)
Olga Komarnickaya – professor of Moscow Conservatory. (Russia)
Harris Shilakowsky – Music Director of the Bristol Chamber Orchestra (USA)
Lin Qin, Treasurer– CPA, Treasurer.Financial Officer and Board member of several non-profit organizations(USA)

Advisory Board

Rodion Shchedrin– world renowned composer(Germany, Russia)
Yuri Smirnov – professor of the Vienna conservatory, a member of the award winning the Viennese Brahms Trio. (Austria)
Boris Kuschnir - professor RK of the University of Music in Graz, member of the award winning the Viennese Brahms Trio. (Austria)
Olga Komarnickaya – professor of Moscow Conservatory. (Russia)

Ann Sears, PhD – Heuser Professor of Music, Wheaton College (USA)
Nina Lelchuk - Faculty Queens College, prize winner of Chopin, M. Long and Cliburn competitions. (USA)
Randall Hodgkinson- professor, New England Conservatory. Grand Prize Winner of the International American Music Competition, sponsored by Carnegie Hall and the Rockefeller Foundation. (USA)
Lidya Frumkin- professor, Oberlin Conservatory .(USA)
Manabu Takasawa- professor of Music and Co-Director of the Graduate Studies at the URI. Recepient of the the Homer Ulrich Performance Award and the first prize at the Elizabeth R. Davis Memorial Competition.(USA)