DePaul Concerto Festival Competition 2022

January 29 - 30, 2022


The DePaul Concerto Festival which began in 2003, attracts nearly 150 participants in piano, strings, and woodwinds from the Midwest who audition for a chance to perform with the Oistrakh Symphony of Chicago.




Ella Wimbiscus,  age 11, Wilmette, IL; student of Sanghui Wimbiscus


Honorable Mention with Distinction
Jan Vargas Nedvetsky*, age 15, Wilmette, IL; student of Hans Jensen


Honorable Mention
Lucy Wu *, 13 yrs old, Whitefish Bay, WI; student of Stefan Kartman




Honorable Mention with Distinction
Noah Kim *, age 15, Vernon Hills, IL; student of Marta Aznavoorian


Honorable Mention
Kashyap Prasad, age 15, Lake Bluff, IL; student of Dr. Yumy Lee Kim




Honorable Mention with Distinction
Emily Chen*, age 13, Arlington Heights, IL; student of Ingoo Choi
Xiruo Wang, age 9, Chicago, IL; student of Davis King


Honorable Mention
Ava Isabella Angeles, age 13, Chicago, IL; student of Davis King
Mina Chang, age 15, Naperville, IL; student of Julie Bickel
Lauren Kim*, age 14, Hoffman Estates, IL; student of Injoo Choi and Almita Vamos
Julia Perekhozuk, age12, Westchester, IL;  student of Sang Mee Lee
Sylvia Pine, age 10, Chicago, IL; student of Davis King
Mingshi Xia*, age 16, Chicago, IL;  student of Davis King
Aiden Yu, age 13, Chicago, IL; student of Davis King
Tristan Zhu*, age 15, Chicago, IL; student of  Davis King and Almita Vamos


* denotes Academy Program member 

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