Extension Division

Kids Create summer camp registration deadline July 1

Let your children camp it up and indulge their inner artist this summer as they immerse themselves in music, dance, theater and visual arts in the Mason Gross Extension Division's Kids Create program.

Young Artist Program Audition and Scholarship Results

The Mason Gross Extension Division is pleased to announce the following winners of the Young Artist Program scholarship competition held in Schare Recital Hall on Sunday, May 22:  

Piano

Studied under
Samuel Dilworth-Leslie
Zenon Fishbein
Paul Hoffmann
Suk Kim
Joseph Plon
Michael Rogers

  • Courses Taught

    Private piano instruction for students of all levels ages 7 and older. 

  • Education

    DMA, Mason Gross School of the Arts
    MM, Brooklyn College of the City University of New York
    MM, Kyung Hee University
    BA, Mok Won University

  • Awards

    Concerto Competition Winner, Mok Won University

  • Expertise

    Piano

Rutgers Summer Jazz Institute aims to create ‘improvisers for life’; scholarships available through 5/15

Mason Gross faculty member Conrad Herwig says he believes the school “has a responsibility to serve the New Jersey community and give opportunities to our young people.”

Piano
 
Studied under
Susan Starr (USA, Mason Gross School of the Arts)
Jacob Lateiner (USA, Mannes College Of Music)
Boris Berman (USA, Yale School of Music)
Philip Jenkins (U.K., Royal Conservatoire of Scotland)
 
  • Courses Taught

    TEACHING EXPERIENCE
     
    Rutgers University Mason Gross School Extension Division.
    Piano faculty. 2006 – Present
     
    Judith G. Wharton Music Center, Berkeley Heights, NJ. 
    Piano faculty. 2012 – 2013
     
    Eastern Michigan University Department of Music, Ypsilanti.
    PianoArtist Master Class, followed by a concert. 2013
     
    Music-Fest Rising Talents Festival, Princeton.
    Serving as a judge for Piano auditions. 2013
     
    The CME New York Piano Festival & Academy.
    Piano faculty. 2012
     
    Cecilian Music Club of Freehold, NJ.
    Judging the Young Artist Competition. 2012
     
    Mason Gross School of the Arts.
    Chamber Music Masterclass  for Young Artist Program.2011
     
    Mason Gross School of the Arts.
    Piano Masterclass for Young Artist Program. 2010
     
    Private piano studio,  New Jersey.
    Piano teaching and chamber music coaching.2010 – Present
     
    New Jersey School of Music.
    Piano faculty. 2007– 2012
     
    Riverdale Music Studio in Bronx, NY.
    Piano faculty. 2002 – 2003
     
    Yale University School of Music.
    Piano instructor and accompanist. 2000 – 2001
  • Education

    EDUCATION 
     
    DMA Candidate in piano performance: 
    Mason Gross School of the Arts. 
     
    Master of Music, piano performance: 
    Yale School of Music. 
     
    Professional Studies Diploma in Piano: 
    Mannes College The New School for Music. 
     
    Master of Music, piano performance: 
    Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, U.K.
     
    Bachelor of Music, piano performance: 
    Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, U.K.
     
    Sarasota Music Festival (summer music academy): 
    intensive classes, rehearsals, recitals and concerts (Florida).
     
    International Keyboard Institute and Festival: 
    master classes, symposia, concert series (New York City).
     
    The International Holland Music Sessions: 
    lessons and master classes in combination with stage experience (Netherlands).
     
    Masterclasses with John Lill (U.K.), John O'Conor (Ireland), Claude Frank (USA), Peter Frankl (USA), Eugene Injic (USA/France), Boris Berezovsky (Russia), Arie Vardi (Israel).
  • Research Initiatives

    RECENT PERFORMANCES 
     
    Tuba Bach Chamber Music Festival, Big Rapids, MI. 
    Sep. 15, 2013      
    The eighth annual Tuba Bach chamber music festival began with a performance by Universal Brass Ensemble. Thomas Boulton, on trumpet; Dan Wions, on French horn; Yevgeny Morozov, on piano; and festival founder Ed Mallett, on euphonium and tuba, played 11 pieces in the free concert.
     
    Concert and master class at Windworks Studio of Philadelphia.
    March 17, 2013.  
    Collaboration with internationally renowned flutist Paul Edmund-Davies, on his world tour that included a stop in US before departing to Moscow, Russia.
     
    WMP Concert Hall - Manhattan, NY. 
    March 13, 2013.  
    "Strad for Lunch Series":  violinist Mialtin Zhezha and pianist Yevgeny Morozov offer a program featuring works by Tartini, Brahms and a collection of short works by Sibelius, Schubert and Kroll
     
    Ferris State University Festival of the Arts, Michigan. 
    Feb. 15, 2013.  
    The program includes classical, jazz, Americana, and Latin music (pianist Yevgeny Morozov, trumpeter Tom Boulton,  and French hornist Dan Wions).   
     
    Ypsilanti: Eastern Michigan University Department of Music. 
    Feb. 13, 2013.  
    NYC-based Brass Roots Trio (pianist Yevgeny Morozov, trumpeter Tom Boulton,  and French hornist Dan Wions) offer a fusion of classical, jazz, Americana and Latin styles.
     
    Piano Titans | Classical Titans. 
    Dec. 8, 2012
    Solo concert at Wharton Music Center, Berkeley Heights. The program features works by Liszt, Chopin, Schumann.
     
    Conductors Retreat at Medomak. Washington, ME. 
    July 15 - 22, 2012.
    Serving  as a collaborative pianist. The program offers conducting coaching, instruction, and experience with a professional, resident string quintet and pianist. 
     
    Jacobs Music Company Philadelphia Steinway Selection Center.
    3 June 2012.   
    Performance of Liszt Mephisto Waltz No.1 on Vladimir Horowitz's 9-foot Steinway #CD503.
     
    Franz Liszt 200th Anniversary Gala. Carnegie Hall's Weill Hall.
    Nov 13, 2011
    200th-birthday celebration to honor Hungarian composer Franz Liszt. Performance of Liszt Mephisto Waltz No.1 in the Carnegie Hall's tribute concert.
     
    Downtown Lunchtime Recital Series. First Reformed Church, NJ.
    Apr. 27,  2011
    Chamber music recital with Maurine Hurd, Clarinet. The program features works by Chopin and Lutoslawski.
     
    Other stage appearances:
    Providing regular piano accompaniment to fellow Rutgers University doctoral students at Mason Gross School of the Arts, collaboration with Mason Gross Faculty Members, regular accompanying students at Westminster Choir College of Rider University in Princeton, at NJMTA competitions, numerous Winner's recitals in Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall, Kimmel Center in Philadelphia, chamber music recitals at the Music Educators National Conference (MENC), Delbarton School Fine Arts Center, Watchung Arts Center, as well as appearances in recital series at Kirkpatrick Chapel, First Reformed Church of New Brunswick, Jewish Community Center in Bridgewater, Anshe Emeth Memorial Temple, Saint Mary's Roman Catholic Church in New Jersey, and Church of the Holy Trinity in Philadelphia, among others.
  • Awards

    AWARDS 
     
    Concerto Competition Winner (Rutgers University, NJ, 2004)
     
    Dorothy Mackenzie Artists Recognition Award (IKIF, New York, 2001)
     
    The A.Ramsay Calder Debussy Prize  (Glasgow, U.K., 1999)
     
    The Philip Halstead  Prize for Piano  (Glasgow, U.K., 1999)
     
    The Governor’s Recital Prize for Piano  (Glasgow, U.K., 1998)
     
    Concerto Competition Winner (Royal Scottish Academy Orchestra (U.K., 1998) 
     
    The Philip Halstead  Prize for Piano  (Glasgow, U.K., 1998)
     
    The Bach Prize for Harpsichord, Piano and Organ  (Glasgow, U.K., 1997)
     
    The Dunbar-Gerber Prize for String and Piano Duo  (Glasgow, U.K., 1997)
     
    John Ireland Competition Winner, Solo Piano (Glasgow, U.K., 1997)
     
    Dublin International Piano competition - Semi-final Prize (Ireland, 1997)  
     
    Concerto Competition Winner (Royal Scottish Academy Orchestra (U.K.,  1997) 
     
    The Philip Halstead  Prize for Piano  (Glasgow, U.K., 1997)
     
    Concerto Competition Winner (Royal Scottish Academy Orchestra (U.K., 1996) 
     
    YAMAHA Music Foundation of Europe Scholarships award (London, U.K., 1996)
     
    Diploma of V. Horowitz  International Piano Competition (Ukraine, 1995)  
     
    Prokofiev’s  International Music Festival – the 3-rd Prize (Moscow, Russia, 1995)
     
    Kil’s International Piano Competition - Second Prize (Kil, Sweden, 1994)
     
    “Grand Prix” of  US/Ukrainian International Summer Academy (1994)
    International Program “NEW NAMES” Scholarship Award (Moscow, 1994)
    J.N.HUMMEL international Piano Competition - Third Prize (Bratislava, 1993)
     
    Presidential Scholarship Award of Youth creative work (Kiev, Ukraine, 1993)
  • Expertise

    EXPERTISE

    Piano Performance, Chamber Music, Piano Accompaniment

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Rutgers Day: Drawing marathon, stage combat, concerts, dance and open studios, oh, my!

In the mood for a drawing marathon? A little stage combat? Here's a list of the Mason Gross events at Rutgers Day, happening 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, April 30, all around the New Brunswick and Piscataway campuses: