Concerto Competition Winners 2017 – 2005

 

2017

Name

Instrument

Piece

Composer

Open Kaden Larson Piano Piano Concerto No. 3 in D minor, Opus 30:I
Sergei Vassilievich Rachmaninoff
Senior Aerin Burns Harp Introduction
Joseph-Maurice Ravel
Junior

(Tie)

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

(Tie)

David Ban Piano Hungarian Fantasy
Franz Liszt
Youth David Zhang Piano Piano Concerto No. 11 in F major, K.413:I
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Vocal Wayd Odle Tenor La fleur que tu m’avais jetee
Georges Bizet
Director’s Pick

Youth

Sarah Baker Cello Concerto Opus 33:I
Camille Saint-Saëns
 

2016

Name

Instrument

Piece

Composer

Open

(Tie)

Kent Grover Saxophone Concerto for Alto Saxophone and Orchestra
Pierre Dubois
Open

(Tie)

Alice Hyoung Piano Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, op. 43:

XXIV Variations

Sergei Vassilievich Rachmaninoff
Senior Harrison Sligting Piano Piano Concerto No. 2 in C Minor, op. 18: I
Sergei Vassilievich Rachmaninoff
Junior

(Tie)

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

(Tie)

Alex Qian Piano Piano Concerto No. 2 in D Minor, op. 40: III
Jakob Ludwig Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy
Youth Cooper Martineau Piano Piano Concerto No. 1 in C Major, op. 15: I
Ludwig van Beethoven
Vocal Dru Daniels Soprano Je suis encore tout étourdie from Manon
Jules Émile Frédéric Massenet
 

2015

Name

Instrument

Piece

Composer

Open Drew Powell Flute Concerto for Flute and Orchestra: III
Aram Il’yich Khachaturian
Senior Adrienne Williams Violin Violin Concerto in D Major, op. 77: I
Johannes Brahms
Junior Mischael Ann Staples Harp Baroque Flamenco
Deborah Henson-Conant
Youth Faith Nixon Piano Piano Concerto No. 2 in F Major, op. 102: III
Dmitri Dmitriyevich Shostakovich
Junior
1st Runner Up
Porter Fife Piano Piano Concerto in A Minor, op. 16: I
Edvard Hagerup Grieg
Vocal Aura Nielsen Soprano Exultate, Jubilate Motet K. 165
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

2014

Name

Instrument

Piece

Composer

Open James Fanjul Piano Concerto in C-sharp Minor
Francis Jean Marcel Poulenc
Senior Shaun Devereaux Piano Piano Concerto No. 1, op. 23
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Junior Mischael Ann Staples Harp Concerto for Harp and Orchestra in A Major
Carl Ditters von Dittersdorf
Youth Ellen Hayashi Violin Concerto in E Minor: III
Jakob Ludwig Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy
Youth
1st Runner Up
Rachel Call Violin Concerto in C Major, op. 48
Dmitri Borisovich Kabalevsky
Vocal Ben Kramer Baritone Madamina
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
 

2013

Name

Instrument

Piece

Composer

Open Arianne Sam Piano Concerto No. 1 in E Major, op.59: I. Moderato
Moritz Moszkowski
Senior Michael Hilton Violin Baal Shem: II. Nigun
Ernest Bloch
Junior Nicole Chang Piano Fantasie über ungarische Volksmelodien, S.123
Franz Liszt
Youth Erika Dalton Violin Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso, op. 28
Camille Saint-Saëns
Youth
1st Runner Up
John Zhao Piano Piano Concerto No. 19, K.459: I.
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Vocal Kimberly Waite Soprano Rigoletto: Caro Nome
Guiseppe Verdi
 

2012

Name

Instrument

Piece

Composer

Open Conlan Miller Piano Piano Concerto No. 2 in G Minor, op. 16: I
Sergei Sergeyevich Prokofiev
Senior Rachel Ostler Violin Violin Concerto in D Major, op.7: I
Johannes Brahms
Junior Jasmine Weiss Piano Piano Concerto No. 4, op. 44: II
Camille Saint-Saëns
Youth Alicia Lu Piano Concerto in A Major, BWV 1055: III
Johann Sebastian Bach
Youth
1st Runner Up
Mary-Frances Oldham Piano Concerto in A Major, BWV 1055: III
Johann Sebastian Bach
Vocal Ross Coughanour Baritone La Favorita: Vien, Leonora
Gaetano Donizetti
 

2011

Name

Instrument

Piece

Composer

Open Yurika Ohki Taura Piano Piano Concerto in A Minor, op. 16
Edvard Hagerup Grieg
Senior Richard Contreras Piano Piano Concerto No. 3
Sergei Sergeyevich Prokofiev
Junior Kaden Larson Piano Totentanz
Franz Liszt
Youth Michael Xiao Piano Piano Concerto No. 2 in B-flat Major, op. 19
Ludwig van Beethoven
Youth
1st Runner Up
Margaret Ivory Violin Violin Concerto in D Major
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Vocal Andrea d Silva Soprano Four Last Songs, Nos. 1 & 3
Richard Strauss
 

2010

Name

Instrument

Piece

Composer

Open Whitney Pizza Piano Piano Concerto: III
Samuel Osborne Barber II
Senior Brenden McQuay Tuba Concerto for Tuba: III
Bruce Broughton
Junior David Horton Piano Concerto in G Major: I
Joseph-Maurice Ravel
Youth Alexis Ericksen Violin Concerto in A Minor: 1
Antonio Lucio Vivaldi
 

2009

Name

Instrument

Piece

Composer

Adult-
Joint-Winner
Bryan Stanley Piano Piano Concerto No. 2
Bryan Stanley
Senior Felicia M Lundie Soprano Madama Butterfly: Un Bel Di
Giacomo Antonio Domenico Michele Secondo Maria Puccini
Junior Whitney E Wasden Soprano

Piano

Concerto in G Major: I
Joseph-Maurice Ravel
Youth-
Joint-Winner
Kip Winteron Piano Rhapsody in Blue
George Gershwin
Youth-
Joint-Winner
Nicole Chang Piano Concerto No. 1 in C Major, op. 15: I
Ludwig van Beethoven
Youth-
Joint-Winner
Karen Lela Ferry Violin Sonata, Op. 5, No. 12

La Folia – Variations Serieuses

Arcangelo Corelli /arr. McLean

2008

Name

Instrument

Piece

Composer

Adult Nicole Johnston

Ashley Johnston

Piano Concerto in D minor for Two Pianos and Orchestra: III
Francis Jean Marcel Poulenc
Adult-
Honorable Mention
David Barrientos Clarinet Concerto No. 2 in E-flat Major, op. 74: I
Carl Maria Friedrich Ernst von Weber
Senior Michael Stewart Piano Concerto No. 1 in F-sharp Minor, op. 1: I
Sergei Vasilievich Rachmaninoff
Senior-
Honorable Mention
Allison Smith Violin Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso, op. 28
Camille Saint-Saëns
Junior Catherine A Willey Cello Requiebros
Gaspar Cassadó i Moreu
Junior-
Honorable Mention
Jenney Fu Piano Konzertstück in F Minor, op. 74: III
Carl Maria Friedrich Ernst von Weber
Youth Joshua Mortenson Piano Concerto No. 2 in D Minor, op. 40: III
Jakob Ludwig Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy
Youth-
Honorable Mention
Shenea Anderson Violin Concerto in G Minor, op. 12, No 1: I
Antonio Lucio Vivaldi
 

2007

Name

Instrument

Piece

Composer

Adult Karen B Larson Soprano La Forza del Destino (The Power of Destiny)
Giuseppe Fortunino Francesco Verdi
Senior Stacy Fairbanks Piano Piano Concerto No. 1 in D-flat Major, op. 10
Sergei Sergeievitch Prokofiev
Junior Fay Fay Ye Piano Concerto in A Minor
Edvard Hagerup Grieg
Youth Rebekah Willey Violin Zigeunerweisen, op. 20 (Gypsy Airs)
Pablo Martin Meliton de Sarasate y Navascuez

2006

Name

Instrument

Piece

Composer

Senior Clement Lee Violin Concerto No. 3 in B Minor
Charles Camille Saint-Saëns
Senior Lauren Posey Cello Cello Concerto in B-flat Major
Ridolfo Luigi Boccherini
Junior Christina Qi Piano Concerto in G Major
Maurice Ravel
Youth Kyla Worthington Piano Piano Concerto No. 6 in F Major
Georg Joseph Vogler
 

2005

Name

Instrument

Piece

Composer

Malia French Soprano Cheubino’s Arietta from the Opera Le Nozze de Figaro
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Yeagi Kim Violin Concerto No. 3 in B Minor
Charles Camille Saint-Saëns
Gerta Grimci Piano Concerto A Minor
Robert Alexander Schumann
Ruby Chou Piano Concerto No. 1 in F-sharp Minor, op. 1
Sergei Vassilievich Rachmaninoff
Richard Jiang Piano Concerto #3, op. 50 (For the Youth)
Dmitri Borisovich Kabalevsky