Carmen Wallner

12, Vienna, Austria

Carmen attends a bilingual Gymnasium in Vienna, her teacher is Irina Auner. Carmen has won first prizes in the category of Solo Piano in Austria’s youth music competition Prima la Musica (Vienna, Austria, 2012, 2014). At the age of ten she was a prize winner in the XIII Junior Piano Competition Klavierpodium in Munich (Germany, 2013).  She participates regularly in the Concert Series Con Brio! at the Vienna Conservatory of Music.

For two years, Carmen took singing, dancing and acting courses taught by members of Vienna’s English Theater, performing in productions of Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream and Mary Poppins. She now wants to sing in a children’s acapella group based in Vienna.

Performance program at the 16th International Television Contest for Young Musicians 'The Nutcracker':

Round I

J. S. Bach. Menuet I & II from the French Suite No. I in d-moll, (BWV 812)

S. Gubaidulina. The Drummer from the collection Musical Toys

Round II

J. Dichler. Toccata-Etude

F. Chopin. Fantasie Impromptu, Op. 66

Round III

J. Haydn. Piano Concerto in D-dur, (Hob. XVIII)

Eliminated in Round I of the 16th International Television Contest for Young Musicians 'Nutcracker'.