NEW YORK STATE SENATE adopted on May 30, 2019, the Resolution No. 1664 for COMMEMORATING the 25th Anniversary Celebration AADGT and paying tribute to its President and Music Director Elena Rossman. Resolution 1664

THE AMERICAN ASSOCIATION FOR DEVELOPMENT OF THE GIFTED AND TALENTED (AADGT) is a tax-exempt, 501©3 non-profit organization, that helps young extraordinarily gifted classical musicians and artists.

In light of the current situation regarding COVID-19, AADGT  has rescheduled the concert  from June 14, 2020 to Sunday, November 29, 2020

The 20th AADGT International Young Musicians Festival

“Passion of Music 2020”

Winners’ Concert at Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall
November 29, 2020


dedicated to the 250th Birthday Anniversary of

Ludwig Van Beethoven


Lang Lang

Martha Argerich

“I have been impressed with the level of AADGT professionalism and your unique ability to recognize the next generations of musicians.”

Evgeny Kissin

”Many heartfelt congratulations on the fine work you and your organization are doing and I hope that AADGT continues to receive the support it deserves.”  

Maxim Vengerov

“As a friend of AADGT and Elena Rossman I’m thrilled that organizations such AADGT support and develop new young talents.”

Presentation of NY STATE SENATE  Resolution  J1664  

AADGT at Lang Lang foundation’s inaugural concert (New York)

Documentary about AADGT (France)

Tokyo TV (Japan)

AADGT Management/Aimi Kobayashi

CBS news

NBC News

Israel TV