Concerto Competition Winners 2017 – 2005

 

2017

Name

Instrument

Piece

Composer

OpenKaden LarsonPianoPiano Concerto No. 3 in D minor, Opus 30:I
Sergei Vassilievich Rachmaninoff
SeniorAerin BurnsHarpIntroduction
Joseph-Maurice Ravel
Junior

(Tie)

Ellen HayashiViolinViolin concerto No. 1 in D major, Opus 19:I
Sergei Sergeyevich Prokofiev
Junior

(Tie)

David BanPianoHungarian Fantasy
Franz Liszt
YouthDavid ZhangPianoPiano Concerto No. 11 in F major, K.413:I
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
VocalWayd OdleTenorLa fleur que tu m’avais jetee
Georges Bizet
Director’s Pick

Youth

Sarah BakerCelloConcerto Opus 33:I
Camille Saint-Saëns
 

2016

Name

Instrument

Piece

Composer

Open

(Tie)

Kent GroverSaxophoneConcerto for Alto Saxophone and Orchestra
Pierre Dubois
Open

(Tie)

Alice HyoungPianoRhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, op. 43:

XXIV Variations

Sergei Vassilievich Rachmaninoff
SeniorHarrison SligtingPianoPiano Concerto No. 2 in C Minor, op. 18: I
Sergei Vassilievich Rachmaninoff
Junior

(Tie)

Amanda HofheinsCelloCello Concerto No. 1 in E Minor, op. 85: I
Edward Elgar
Junior

(Tie)

Alex QianPianoPiano Concerto No. 2 in D Minor, op. 40: III
Jakob Ludwig Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy
YouthCooper MartineauPianoPiano Concerto No. 1 in C Major, op. 15: I
Ludwig van Beethoven
VocalDru DanielsSopranoJe suis encore tout étourdie from Manon
Jules Émile Frédéric Massenet
 

2015

Name

Instrument

Piece

Composer

OpenDrew PowellFluteConcerto for Flute and Orchestra: III
Aram Il’yich Khachaturian
SeniorAdrienne WilliamsViolinViolin Concerto in D Major, op. 77: I
Johannes Brahms
JuniorMischael Ann StaplesHarpBaroque Flamenco
Deborah Henson-Conant
YouthFaith NixonPianoPiano Concerto No. 2 in F Major, op. 102: III
Dmitri Dmitriyevich Shostakovich
Junior
1st Runner Up
Porter FifePianoPiano Concerto in A Minor, op. 16: I
Edvard Hagerup Grieg
VocalAura NielsenSopranoExultate, Jubilate Motet K. 165
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

2014

Name

Instrument

Piece

Composer

OpenJames FanjulPianoConcerto in C-sharp Minor
Francis Jean Marcel Poulenc
SeniorShaun DevereauxPianoPiano Concerto No. 1, op. 23
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
JuniorMischael Ann StaplesHarpConcerto for Harp and Orchestra in A Major
Carl Ditters von Dittersdorf
YouthEllen HayashiViolinConcerto in E Minor: III
Jakob Ludwig Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy
Youth
1st Runner Up
Rachel CallViolinConcerto in C Major, op. 48
Dmitri Borisovich Kabalevsky
VocalBen KramerBaritoneMadamina
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
 

2013

Name

Instrument

Piece

Composer

OpenArianne SamPianoConcerto No. 1 in E Major, op.59: I. Moderato
Moritz Moszkowski
SeniorMichael HiltonViolinBaal Shem: II. Nigun
Ernest Bloch
JuniorNicole ChangPianoFantasie über ungarische Volksmelodien, S.123
Franz Liszt
YouthErika DaltonViolinIntroduction and Rondo Capriccioso, op. 28
Camille Saint-Saëns
Youth
1st Runner Up
John ZhaoPianoPiano Concerto No. 19, K.459: I.
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
VocalKimberly WaiteSopranoRigoletto: Caro Nome
Guiseppe Verdi
 

2012

Name

Instrument

Piece

Composer

OpenConlan MillerPianoPiano Concerto No. 2 in G Minor, op. 16: I
Sergei Sergeyevich Prokofiev
SeniorRachel OstlerViolinViolin Concerto in D Major, op.7: I
Johannes Brahms
JuniorJasmine WeissPianoPiano Concerto No. 4, op. 44: II
Camille Saint-Saëns
YouthAlicia LuPianoConcerto in A Major, BWV 1055: III
Johann Sebastian Bach
Youth
1st Runner Up
Mary-Frances OldhamPianoConcerto in A Major, BWV 1055: III
Johann Sebastian Bach
VocalRoss CoughanourBaritoneLa Favorita: Vien, Leonora
Gaetano Donizetti
 

2011

Name

Instrument

Piece

Composer

OpenYurika Ohki TauraPianoPiano Concerto in A Minor, op. 16
Edvard Hagerup Grieg
SeniorRichard ContrerasPianoPiano Concerto No. 3
Sergei Sergeyevich Prokofiev
JuniorKaden LarsonPianoTotentanz
Franz Liszt
YouthMichael XiaoPianoPiano Concerto No. 2 in B-flat Major, op. 19
Ludwig van Beethoven
Youth
1st Runner Up
Margaret IvoryViolinViolin Concerto in D Major
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
VocalAndrea d SilvaSopranoFour Last Songs, Nos. 1 & 3
Richard Strauss
 

2010

Name

Instrument

Piece

Composer

OpenWhitney PizzaPianoPiano Concerto: III
Samuel Osborne Barber II
SeniorBrenden McQuayTubaConcerto for Tuba: III
Bruce Broughton
JuniorDavid HortonPianoConcerto in G Major: I
Joseph-Maurice Ravel
YouthAlexis EricksenViolinConcerto in A Minor: 1
Antonio Lucio Vivaldi
 

2009

Name

Instrument

Piece

Composer

Adult-
Joint-Winner
Bryan StanleyPianoPiano Concerto No. 2
Bryan Stanley
SeniorFelicia M LundieSopranoMadama Butterfly: Un Bel Di
Giacomo Antonio Domenico Michele Secondo Maria Puccini
JuniorWhitney E WasdenSoprano

Piano

Concerto in G Major: I
Joseph-Maurice Ravel
Youth-
Joint-Winner
Kip WinteronPianoRhapsody in Blue
George Gershwin
Youth-
Joint-Winner
Nicole ChangPianoConcerto No. 1 in C Major, op. 15: I
Ludwig van Beethoven
Youth-
Joint-Winner
Karen Lela FerryViolinSonata, Op. 5, No. 12

La Folia – Variations Serieuses

Arcangelo Corelli /arr. McLean

2008

Name

Instrument

Piece

Composer

AdultNicole Johnston

Ashley Johnston

PianoConcerto in D minor for Two Pianos and Orchestra: III
Francis Jean Marcel Poulenc
Adult-
Honorable Mention
David BarrientosClarinetConcerto No. 2 in E-flat Major, op. 74: I
Carl Maria Friedrich Ernst von Weber
SeniorMichael StewartPianoConcerto No. 1 in F-sharp Minor, op. 1: I
Sergei Vasilievich Rachmaninoff
Senior-
Honorable Mention
Allison SmithViolinIntroduction and Rondo Capriccioso, op. 28
Camille Saint-Saëns
JuniorCatherine A WilleyCelloRequiebros
Gaspar Cassadó i Moreu
Junior-
Honorable Mention
Jenney FuPianoKonzertstück in F Minor, op. 74: III
Carl Maria Friedrich Ernst von Weber
YouthJoshua MortensonPianoConcerto No. 2 in D Minor, op. 40: III
Jakob Ludwig Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy
Youth-
Honorable Mention
Shenea AndersonViolinConcerto in G Minor, op. 12, No 1: I
Antonio Lucio Vivaldi
 

2007

Name

Instrument

Piece

Composer

AdultKaren B LarsonSopranoLa Forza del Destino (The Power of Destiny)
Giuseppe Fortunino Francesco Verdi
SeniorStacy FairbanksPianoPiano Concerto No. 1 in D-flat Major, op. 10
Sergei Sergeievitch Prokofiev
JuniorFay Fay YePianoConcerto in A Minor
Edvard Hagerup Grieg
YouthRebekah WilleyViolinZigeunerweisen, op. 20 (Gypsy Airs)
Pablo Martin Meliton de Sarasate y Navascuez

2006

Name

Instrument

Piece

Composer

SeniorClement LeeViolinConcerto No. 3 in B Minor
Charles Camille Saint-Saëns
SeniorLauren PoseyCelloCello Concerto in B-flat Major
Ridolfo Luigi Boccherini
JuniorChristina QiPianoConcerto in G Major
Maurice Ravel
YouthKyla WorthingtonPianoPiano Concerto No. 6 in F Major
Georg Joseph Vogler
 

2005

Name

Instrument

Piece

Composer

Malia FrenchSopranoCheubino’s Arietta from the Opera Le Nozze de Figaro
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Yeagi KimViolinConcerto No. 3 in B Minor
Charles Camille Saint-Saëns
Gerta GrimciPianoConcerto A Minor
Robert Alexander Schumann
Ruby ChouPianoConcerto No. 1 in F-sharp Minor, op. 1
Sergei Vassilievich Rachmaninoff
Richard JiangPianoConcerto #3, op. 50 (For the Youth)
Dmitri Borisovich Kabalevsky