Thomas S. Kim, piano, (b. 2003), VA
Teacher: Dr. MiHyang Joo
Rachmaninov Concerto No. 2 in C minor, Op. 18, mvt. 1

 

Mia Pečnik, piano, (b. 2000), Croatia
Teacher: Prof. Ivanka Cordic
Grieg Concerto in A minor, Op. 16, mvt. 1

7-13 years of age

Nathan Jiang, piano, (b. 2005), PA
Teacher: Joy M. Kiszely
Chopin Concerto No. 1, Op. 11, mvt.1

 

Sean Kim, cello, (b. 2003), MD
Teacher: Alicia Ward
Saint-Saëns Concerto in No.1 in A minor, Op. 33 Complete
Haydn Concerto No. 1 in C major, mvt. 1

 

Isabella Yuan, violin, (b. 2003), CA
Teacher: Sam Fischer
Bruch Concerto No. 1 in G minor, Op. 26, mvt. 1

 

Sophia Horng, violin, (b. 2003), CA
Teacher: Chen Zhao
Saint-Saëns Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso, Op. 28

 

14-18 years of age

Chris Chu, piano, (b. 2001), Canada
Teacher: Xiao Li
Tchaikovsky Concerto No. 1 in B-flat minor, Op. 23, mvt. 1

 

Lenny Meng, piano, (b. 2001), NY
Teacher: Jeffery Cohen
Beethoven Concerto No. 1 in C major, Op. 15, mvt. 3

 

Shelley Choi, violin, (b. 2001), South Korea
Teacher: Prof. Yookyung Min
Ravel Tzigane

 

Sarah Chong, cello, (b. 2001), CA
Teacher: Jihee Kim
Lalo Concerto in D minor, mvt. 1

 

Katherine Guo, cello, (b.2001), CA
Teacher: Jihee Kim
Kabalevsky Cooncerto No. 1 in G minor, Op. 49, mvt. 1

 

Tsz Ki Edwina Lau, voice, (b. 2001), Hong Kong
Teacher: Tiffany Lau
Brahms “Von ewiger Liebe”

 

Julia Yuan, violin, (b. 2000), CA
Teacher: Sam Fisher
Mozart Concerto No. 4 in D major, mvt. 1

 

Joshua Chiang, cello, (b. 2000), CA
Teacher: Kyeong Hwa Kim
Tchaikovsky Variations on a Rococo Theme, Op. 33

 

Clara Yang, flute, (b. 2000), CA
Teacher: Isabelle Chapius
Ibert Concerto (1934), mvt. 3

 

Stephen Yang, cello, (b. 2000), CA
Teacher: Ruslan Biryukov
Dvořák Concerto in B minor, Op. 104, mvt. 1

 

College students

Nora Asteria Ramli, piano, (b. 1992), Indonesia
Teacher: Dr. Scott McBride Smith
Saint-Saëns concerto No. 2 in G minor, Op. 22, Complete

 

Ngai Tung Tiffany Lau, voice, (b. 1988), Hong Kong
Teacher: Patricia Rozario
Gounod “Jewel song” from Faust

 

Amateur adults

David Andres Serrano Gonzalez, piano, (b. 1993), Costa Rica
Teacher: Dr. Alexandr Sklioutovski
Saint-Saëns concerto No. 2 in G minor, Op. 22, mvt. 2, 3.

7-13 years of age

Erik Midkiff, violin, (b. 2005), VA
Teacher: Vladimir Kromin
Kabalevsky Concerto in C major, Op. 48, mvt.1

 

William Ge, piano, (b. 200 ), PA
Teacher: Natalie Zhu
Haydn Concerto in D major, mvt. 1

 

Ethan Rong, piano, (b.2005), IL
Teacher: Sueanne Metz
Mozart Concerto No. 23 in A major, K. 488 mvt. 1

 

14-18 years of age

Joonhee Park, cello, (b. 2002), CA
Teacher: Kyeung Hwa Kim
Saint-Saëns Concerto in No.1 in A minor, Op. 33, mvt. 3

 

Daniela Castillo Esquivel, piano, (b. 2002), Costa Rica
Teacher: Dr. Alexandr Sklioutovski
Beethoven Concerto No. 2 in B-flat major, Op. 19, mvt. 1

 

Piper Suk, cello, (b. 2001), MD
Teacher: Mark Evans
Elgar Concerto in E minor, Op. 85, mvt. 1

 

Lily Zhou, piano, (b. 2001), TX
Teacher: Dr. Grace Long
Chopin Concerto No. 1, Op. 11, mvt.1

 

Lawrence Lin, piano, (b. 2001), CA
Teachers: Li Wang / Andrew Park
Grieg Concerto in A minor, Op. 16, mvt. 1

 

Sherry Xu, piano, (b. 2000), CA
Teacher: Elena Makarova
Beethoven Concerto No. 3 in C minor, Op. 37, mvt. 1

 

Dorkhan Chang, piano, (b. 2000), PA
Teacher:Joy M. Kiszely
Dvořák Concerto in G minor, Op. 33, mvt. 3

 

Alexander Yu, cello, (b. 2000), CA
Teacher: Jonathan Koh
Elgar Concerto in E minor, Op. 85, mvt. 4

 

Christopher Yang, viola, (b. 2000), CA
Teacher: Michael Tseitlin
Bartok Concerto, mvt. 3

 

Tiffany Tam, cello, (b. 2000), CA
Teacher: Eric Sung
Tchaikovsky Variations on a Rococo Theme, Op. 33

 

College students

Patrick Daniel Brandl Suarez, piano, (b. 1996), Costa Rica/Germany
Teacher: Dr. Alexandr Sklioutovski
Beethoven Concerto No. 5 in A-flat major, Op. 73, mvt. 1

 

Mariel Zúñiga, piano, (b. 1995), Costa Rica
Teacher: Dr. Alexandr Sklioutovski
Gershwin, Rhapsody in Blue

 

Jose Eleazar Membreno Paredes, piano, (b. 1995), Salvador
Teacher: Dr. Alexandr Sklioutovski
Grieg Concerto in A minor, Op. 16, mvt. 1

 

Irene Alfaro, piano, (b.1991), Costa Rica
Teacher: Dr. Alexandr Sklioutovski
Alfaguell Concerto No. 18, Op. 336

 

Elzbieta Tokarska, violin, (b. 1988), Poland
Teacher: Sergiu Schwartz
Korngold concerto in D major, op. 35, mvt. 1

 

7-13 years of age

Madison Yang, piano, (b.2005), CA
Teacher: Dr. Irina Bendetsky
Beethoven Concerto No. 1in C major, Op. 15. mvt. 1

 

Joyce Chen, piano, (b. 2005), NY
Teacher: Arlene Portney
Mozart Concerto No. 17 in G major, K. 353, mvt. 1

 

14-18 years of age

Felipe Rojas-Fernandez, piano, (b. 2002), Costa Rica
Teacher: Dr. Alexandr Sklioutovski / Ludmila Melzer
Mozart Concerto No. 13 in c major, K. 415, mvt. 1

 

Christina Yang, piano, (b. 2001), TX
Teacher: Dr. Grace Long
Saint-Saëns concerto No. 2 in G minor, Op. 22, mvt. 1

 

Merrick Wang, violin, (b. 2001), CA
Teacher: Zunxian Zhou
Wieniawski Concerto No. 2 in D minor, Op. 22, mvt. 1

 

Amy Jin, violin, (b. 2000), CA
Teacher: Kwok-Ping Koo
Saint-Saëns Concerto No. 3 in B minor, Op. 61, mvt. 1

 

Aveek Ganguly, piano, (b.1999), OR
Teacher: Renato Fabbro
Mendelssohn Concerto in G minor, Op. 25, mvt. 2, 3

 

College students

Erika Vivian Sun Sun, piano, (b.1997), Costa Rica
Teacher: Dr. Alexandr Sklioutovski
Mozart Concerto No.26 in D major, K. 537, mvt. 1