Winners - 2016 Young Artist Auditions

Division A
(Ages 18-30)

Name Instrument Award
Vijay Venkatesh Piano Grand Prize (Tie)
Andrew Krimm
Joshua Ulrich
Andrew Giordano
Zachary Reaves
String Quartet Grand Prize (Tie)
Rebecca Chapman Flute Winner - Special Judges'
Commendation Award
YuEun Kim Violin Winner
Joseph Palmer Guitar Winner
Annelle Gregory Violin Winner




Division B
(Ages 14-17)

Group Instrument Name Award
Plucked Harp Hannah Butcher 1st Place
Piano Piano Jessica Yeung 1st Place
Piano Piano Angela Tran 2nd Place
Piano Piano Victor Shlyakhtenko Honorable Mention
Strings Violin Amy Sze 1st Place
Strings Violin Nanki Chugh 2nd Place
Wind Flute Anthony Lee 1st Place



Division C
(Ages 10-13)

Group Instrument Name Award
Ensemble Piano Trio Aaron Chizhik
Emma Li
Nathan Haghgoo
1st Place
Ensemble String Trio Dominic Padula
Joseph Padula
Angela Rose Padula
2nd Place
       
Plucked Guitar Richard Kim 1st Place
       
Piano Piano Marc Soong 1st Place (Tie)
Piano Piano Brendon Gong 1st Place (Tie)
Piano Piano Robert Shlyakhtenko 2nd Place
Piano Piano Jaden Lu 3rd Place
Piano Piano Jonathan Backues Honorable Mention
Piano Piano Anna Yakura Honorable Mention
Piano Piano Lina Hisada Honorable Mention
       
Strings Violin Alexander Fried 1st Place
Strings Violin Audrey Park 2nd Place
Strings Cello Abigail Leong 3rd Place
Strings Violin Connor Lee Honorable Mention
Strings Violin Abigale Wee Honorable Mention
       
Wind Flute Elisha Tan 1st Place



Division D
(Ages 9 and under)

Group Instrument Name Award
Ensemble String Duo Holly Lacey
Nathaniel Yue
1st Place
       
Piano Piano Kristine Lu 1st Place
Piano Piano Claire Zhang 2nd Place
Piano Piano Rachel Ko 3rd Place
Piano Piano Andrew Chen Honorable Mention
Piano Piano Alyssa Snow Honorable Mention
       
Strings Cello Starla Breshears 1st Place
Strings Violin Dustin Breshears 2nd Place
Strings Violin Sarah Yang 3rd Place (Tie)
Strings Cello Sophie Deng 3rd Place (Tie)
Strings Violin Annamarie Park 3rd Place (Tie)
Strings Violin Valery Breshears Honorable Mention