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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. … “

“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…”

Interview at “Athens 9.84″ Radio

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…”

“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!”