14-year-old pianist from Bulgaria performs:
- Khachaturian – Sonatina
- Schumann – Intermezzo Op. 4 No. 5
About the artist
Ema Yancheva was born on 5th November 2004 in the city of Burgas, Bulgaria. She has been studying piano with Mrs. Penka Neycheva at the “Pancho Vladigerov” National School of Music and Performing Arts – city of Burgas for the last 8 years.
Ema Yancheva is a prize winner of many national and international competitions, including First prize and the Rada Chomakova’s Prize at Competition “Varban Varbanov” – Burgas, Bulgaria 2014; Special Jury Prize (the highest award in the first age group) at the International Children’s Festival “The Ship of Arts” – Pomorie, Bulgaria 2015; Second Prize and Diploma for performance of musical composition of Tomislav Zografski at the Competition Ohrid Pearls 2016 Ohrid, North Macedonia; First Prize at the online competition Belgrade, Serbia 2017; First Prize at the Competition “Varban Varbanov” – Burgas, Bulgaria 2018; Second Prize at the International Competition “Novi Pianisti”Sofia, Bulgaria; Grand Prix at the III Geneva International Music Competition online 2018.
For the fifth consecutive year, she was awarded a diploma for achieving great results in the field of “Music” established by the Mayor of Burgas municipality. Ema has participated in many festivals and school concerts.