Jan Williams, Trustee
Artistic Committee: Robert Berkman, Nils Vigeland, Amy Williams, Jan Williams
The Yvar Mikhashoff Trust for New Music was created by the estate of the late American pianist Yvar Mikhashoff to support composers and performers of new music.
To view Yvar Mikhashoff's biography page at the University at Buffalo Music Library, click HERE.
The Yvar Mikhashoff Trust for New Music is pleased to announce its seventh annual international competition for pianist/composer collaborations. The goal of the competition is to encourage the composition and performance of new works for solo piano reflecting and continuing the legacy of the distinguished American pianist, Yvar Mikhashoff (1941-1993). See "Application Guidelines" link above.
The winners of the Yvar Mikhashoff Trust for New Music's sixth (2013) annual Pianist/Composer Commissioning Project are:
Yusuke Ishii, pianist (Tokyo, Japan) - Yumiko Yokoi, composer (Paris, France).