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“… After a varied recital including the Chopin Scherzo in Bb minor, and the Liszt Sonata in B minor, the audience was left gasping with delight, and the encore, Prokofiev’s Toccata, surely would have felled lesser mortals. … “

http://www.southernhighlandnews.com.au/story/2636386/standing-ovation/

“Winner of the prestigious 2013 Southern Highlands International Piano Competition (SHIPC), Greek pianist Konstantinos Destounis returns to Australia this October, for his much anticipated Australian concert series…”

“…Showing a maturity beyond his years, Destounis performed with the Canberra Symphony Orchestra in the 2013 SHIPC in an afternoon performance that left the audience spell bound…”

http://neoskosmos.com/news/en/Pianist-Kostas-Destounis-to-perform-in-Australia

http://shipc.org.au/2014-winners-recital-concert-series/

Interview at “Athens 9.84″ Radio

http://www.athina984.gr/node/285727

Onassis Foundation Magazine, issue 61 – Scholars’ successes:

“Four new prizes have been added to the numerous awards received by 22-year-old pianist Konstantinos Destounis…”

http://www.onassis.gr/online-magazine/lectures-news/news-details.php?id=111

“After a brilliant afternoon in Canberra we can finally announce the winner of the 2013 Southern Highlands International Piano Competition to be Konstantinos Destounis from Greece!”

http://citynews.com.au/2013/flawless-performance-wins-piano-competition/

http://shipc.org.au/