an tienxiu, china pianist, tchaikovsky competition

Musical Fumble and the Amazing Recovery During Tchaikovsky Finals

At the finals of the 16th International Tchaikovsky Competition in Moscow, a pianist from China was faced with a difficult situation when he ended up playing a concerto different from what the orchestra was playing. To the surprise of the audience, the pianist quickly recovered. The confusion Twenty-year-old An Tienxiu was supposed to play Tchaikovsky’s Piano ...

Raven Montmorency

The Tchaikovsky competition in Moscow.