Gala Evening for Young Concert Artists of Washington
By April 20, 2016 0 1242•
Under the patronage of Hungarian Ambassador Réka Szemerkényi, Mary Mochary and Aniko Gaal Schott co-chaired an elegant gala evening April 8 at the embassy, featuring pianist George Li to benefit the nonprofit Young Concert Artists of Washington. For 37 years, the Young Concert Artists Series at the Kennedy Center has presented the Washington debuts of extraordinary young musicians. George Li, in his sophomore year in the Harvard University-New England Conservatory joint program, captured the Silver Medal at the 2015 International Tchaikovsky Competition in Moscow.