SJYS 2017 Competition Winners

We are delighted to announce the winners of our 2017 Young Artist, Concerto & Solo Competitions! These competitions were held in April, 2017,  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 2017 Young Artist Competition

 

First Place
Judy Wang
piano
Mendelssohn – Piano Concerto No. 1 in G minor

 

Second Place
Michael Kong
violin
Tchaikovsky – Souvenir d’un lieu cher

 

Third Place
Emma Tucker
oboe
Mozart – Oboe Concerto in C Major, K. 314

 

Fourth Place
David Choi
clarinet
Weber – Concertino in E-Flat Major, Op. 26

Chamber Orchestra’s 2017 Concerto Competition

 

First Place
Kathy Li
flute
Chaminade – Concertino in D Major

 

Second Place
Amy Nam
clarient
Stamitz – Clarinet Concerto No. 3

 

Third Place
Khushi Parikh
violin
Mozart – Violin Concerto No. 5 in A Major

 

Fourth Place
Kavya Iyer
clarient
Vivaldi – Violin Concerto No. 1 in G minor

Concert Orchestra’s 2017 Solo Competition

 

First Place
Skyler Li
violin
Accolay – Concerto No. 1 in A minor

Second Place
Gabriel Kong
violin
Accolay – Concerto No. 1 in A minor
 

Third Place
Siddharth Navale
violin
Mozart – Concerto No. 4 in D Major, K. 218

 

Fourth Place
Hudson Fey
cello
Vivaldi – Cello Concerto in G Major, RV 413

 

Fifth Place
Fiona Sun
marimba
Kreisler – Tambourin Chinois