Greenwich “The Daily”
Friday. June 3. 2011

WHITBY STUDENT LAYLA KURBANOV WINS GOLD MEDAL AT GOLDEN KEY MUSIC AWARDS

Layla Kurbanov, a second grade student at Whitby school, won the Gold medal in the children ages 5-7 years old piano category on May 1st at the Golden Key Music Festival held at Weill Recital Hall in Carnegie Hall. The Golden Key Music Festivals are designed to educate and inspire student musicians plus help them unlock their musical potential. Held in Barcelona and Vienna as well as in the New York, the festivals and associated competitions provide opportunities to meet and hear other dedicated young musicians and to perform on some of the most prestigious stages. Layla is the daughter of Oktay and Olga Kurbanov of Greenwich.

by Anna Helhoski