Pianist Luca Gierlinger of New Rochelle, a student at Albert Leonard Middle School, will make his debut at Carnegie Hall on Thursday, May 17 at 7:30 p.m.
In addition to his prestigious Carnegie Hall invitation, Luca received a "gold" cash prize -- which means he got the top prize in his age division against international competitors.
Luca also attends Mannes School of Music, Precollege division and is a student of Gena Raps.
Luca will be performing along with other first place winners of Rondo Vanguard Competition.
First place winners of the annual Rondo Vanguard Competition, an international classical music competition for 18 and under, which awards cash prizes and gives winners a taste of the professional musician's life through touring and performing
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