2014 Young Artist Concerto Competition
The Wisconsin Chamber Orchestra Young Artist Concerto Competition gives talented high school students from around the state the opportunity to showcase their talents with Music Director Andrew Sewell and the musicians of the WCO. The competition will be held on Saturday, February 8, 2013, and is open to students in grades 9-12 residing in the state of Wisconsin. We accept applications from string, woodwind, brass and percussion players.
The winner of the 2014 Young Artist Concerto Competition will appear as a soloist at one of the Wisconsin Chamber Orchestra’s 2014 Concerts on the Square performances and will receive the David Lewis Crosby Scholarship in the amount of $1, 000. The runner-up will appear in concert at the Wisconsin Chamber Orchestra Youth Concerts on March 19, 2014 (performances at 9:20, 11:00) and will receive a scholarship in the amount of $500.
For more information, please view the 2014 Young Artist Concerto Competition Brochure or call 608.257.0638.
2013 Young Artist Concerto Competition Results
Winner of $1000 David Lewis Crosby Scholarship
David Cao, violin - performing Mendelssohn Violin Concerto in E minor
Runner up - $500 Scholarship
Rebecca Jin, piano - performing Greig Concerto in A minor
Kevin Zhang, piano
Isaac Bershady, cello
Sonia Nicole Urquidi, clarinet