Ilya Yakushev

Masterclass: Saturday, February 17, 2024 · 4:00pm


Jamison Maguire will play Chopin's Ballade No. 2 in F major, Op. 3
14 year old Jamison Maguire is in grade 8 at Spring Street International School on San Juan Island in the Pacific Northwest. Jamison started piano study at age 6, took a 3 year sojourn at age 9, and resumed at age 12. Jamison studies remotely with his grandmother, Jackie Patricia. His hobbies include soccer, ultimate frisbee, and spending time with his sweet dog Alice. Future aspirations? Becoming a professional pianist sounds exciting, but Jamison is keeping an open mind to what his bright future holds.

Selina Wen will play Saint-Saens's Piano Concerto No. 2 in G minor, Op. 22, III. Presto
16 year old Selina Wen is a junior at Middleton High School, and has studied piano since the age of 4; the last 10 years with Julie Chang. In her free time, she enjoys biking,
reading, baking, and swimming. Selina additionally plays the violin, and is excited to perform a movement from her all time favorite piece- the Saint-Saens Piano concerto.

Angelina Chang will play Rachmaninoff's Prelude in G minor, Op. 23, No. 5
15 year old Angelina Chang is a sophomore at West High School. She has been playing piano since the age of 4 and currently studies with Julie Chang and Kangwoo Jin. Outside
of piano, she dances on the Madison West Dance Team and competes in math competitions. In her free time, she enjoys cooking/baking and spending time with her friends and family.