2017 Award Winning Groups

Middle School

High School

School Award

1st Prize Mendelssohn Piano Trio
Tobias Liu
Lexine Feng
Grace Peng
1st Prize Mozart Clarinet Quintet
Alisha Zamore
Philip Kim
Jun Kang
Mashu Takeda
Jennifer Deng
Webb Bridge Middle School
James Barkett, Orchestra TeacherRohan Plse Daniel Lee
Brian Shon Suraj Mysore
Joseph Yoo Violet Newhart
Devyn Baker
2nd Prize Dohnanyi String Trio
Evan Nicholson
Irene Kwon
Josie Cruser
2nd Prize Dohnanyi Piano Quintet
Lisa Kawamura
Yuna Lee
Elise Arancio
Jennifer Ahn
Ethan Shen
3rd Prize Paque/Souvenir de Curis
Maya Ridenour
Willa Pevey
Fiona McElroy
Nathaniel Stone
3rd Prize Dvorak Piano Quartet
Phoebe Liu
James Kang
Leonardo Tang
Benjamin Chin

Competition Judges

img_Christopher-ORiley_1Christopher O’RileyAcclaimed for his engaging and deeply committed performances, Christopher is known to millions as the host of NPR’s “From the Top.” His repertoire spans a kaleidoscopic array of music from the pre-baroque to present-day. He performs around the world and has garnered widespread praise for his untiring efforts to reach new audiences.


img_Bruce_UchimuraBruce Uchimura

Bruce Uchimura is professor of music at Western Michigan University where he conducts the University Symphony Orchestra, teaches cello, and coaches chamber ensembles. He joined the faculty in the fall of 1987, having taught previously at the Augusta College Center for Creative Arts, Michigan State University, and the Preparatory and Adult Education department of the Cleveland Institute of Music.