Cellist Kian Soltani Named Audience Favourite at the Gala Concert in the Carnegie Hall
Musical Olympus Festival had Returned to Carnegie Hall on April 22nd, 2015
On April 22nd, 2015, the Musical Olympus Foundation hosted its ninth Musical Olympus Festival at the prestigious Carnegie Hall in New York City, an event furthering the Foundation’s mission to support young musicians from all parts of the world. This year, the festival’s international group of soloists included: Vasilisa Berzhanskaya (Russia), Kian Soltani (Austria), Ao Li (China) and Nikki Chooi (Canada).
These four musicians have all been awarded top prizes from the most prestigious music competitions worldwide.
The Musical Olympus Foundation was honored in Washington DC with a 2013 Silver Archer Award for its excellence in contributing to the development of international cultural, economic and social relations and Russia's integration into the global communication area.