MIC Young Artist Concerto & Aria Competition


February 11, 2015

 

After the preliminary round of the MIC Young Artist Concerto & Aria Competition on January 18, three finalists were selected from an original field of 12 contestants. Congratulations to Joshua Brown, violin student of Almita and Roland Vamos who finished first.  As the winner, he performed as featured solosist with the Ars Viva Symphony Orchestra under the leadership of Maestro Alan Heatherington on their Rising Star concert April 12 at the North Shore Center for the Performing Arts in Skokie.  The competition is open to MIC students only.


Finalists

 

Joshua Brown, age 15 | Academy violin student of Almita and Roland Vamos

Carmen Fantasy, Waxman

 

Alexandra Kim, age 16 | Academy cello student of Hans Jorgen Jensen

Variations on a Rococo Theme, Tchaikovsky

 

Nathan Mo, age16 | Academy cello student of Hans Jorgen Jensen

Concerto No. 1 in E-flat Major, Shostakovich

 

Additionally, the adjudicators awarded Honorable Mention to Karisa Chiu and Serena Harnack.


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