SJYS 2016 Competition Winners

We are delighted to announce the winners of our 2016 Young Artist, Concerto & Solo Competitions! These competitions were held in April, 2016,  at the Los Gatos United Methodist Church, and were very kindly sponsored by the San Jose Symphony Foundation.

All winners are offered the opportunity to perform as soloists with their respective orchestras in the following season.

Congratulations to all!

Philharmonic Orchestra’s 2016 Young Artist Competition

 

First Place
William Gu
cello
Tchaikovsky – Variations on a Rococo Theme

 

Second Place
Kimie Lewis
flute
Reinecke – Concerto for Flute and Orchestra, D Major

 

Third Place
Bryan Sun
violin
Vieuxtemps – Concerto No. 5 in A minor

 

Fourth Place
Luis Lechuga
clarinet
Debussy – Premiere Rhapsodie for Clarinet and Orchestra

 

Fifth Place
Eric Wang
violin
Wieniawski – Violin Concerto No. 2 in D minor

Chamber Orchestra’s 2016 Concerto Competition

 

 

First Place
Anastasia Goldin
flute
Griffes – Poem in C# minor

 

Second Place
Emma Tucker
oboe
Albinoni, Concerto No. 2 in D minor, Op. 9

Concert Orchestra’s 2016 Solo Competition

 

First Place
Fei Chen
flute
Haydn – Concerto in D Major

Second Place
Naomi Sun
harp
Dittersdorf – Concerto for Harp in A Major
 

Third Place
Khushi Parikh
violin
Mozart – Violin Concerto No. 3 in G Major, K. 216

 

Fourth Place
Katherine Chou
flute
Mozart, Andante in C Major, K. 315