We’re happy to announce this year’s winners of AFAF’s International strings Competition ”Golden Strings of America 2017″.

This year, the level of the competition was exceptionally difficult, with over 35 students partaking in the competition.

We would like to thank everyone who participated and encourage those who did not win this year to try again during the next season.

 

Concert dates

June 17, 2017 at 7:30pm (Limited placements)
June 24, 2017 at 7:30pm (Limited placements)
June 25, 2017 at 1pm
June 25, 2017 at 6pm
September 24, 2017 at 1pm
October 14, 2017 at 1pm

 

Participation in a Winners’ Recital at the Weill Recital Hall

 
  • Recital Fee: $350. This fee includes participation in the concert, five guest tickets, 4 digital pictures, Certificate of Excellence and Diploma of Recognition for the teacher.
  • • $300 scholarship for the AFAF Summer Music Courses in Europe 2018.
  •  

    Serenna Semonsen, violin, VA

    Joon Kyun, cello, MA

    Hanbing Jia, violin, MD

    Oliver Chen & Owen Chen, violin duet, CA

Participation in a Winners’ Recital at the Weill Recital Hall

 
  • Recital Fee: $350. This fee includes participation in the concert, five guest tickets, 4 digital pictures, Certificate of Excellence and Diploma of Recognition for the teacher.
  • • $200 scholarship for the AFAF Summer Music Courses in Europe 2018.
  •  

    Wesley Luh, viola, CA

    Andrew Lin, cello, CA

    Andrew Yang, violin, OH

    Rebecca Bressanelli, violin, IA

    Lauren Shim & Isaac Jin & Hyeri Chun & Gene Jeoung, violin ensemble, NJ

Participation in a Winners’ Recital at the Weill Recital Hall

 
  • Recital Fee: $350. This fee includes participation in the concert, five guest tickets, 4 digital pictures, Certificate of Excellence and Diploma of Recognition for the teacher.
  • • $100 scholarship for the AFAF Summer Music Courses in Europe 2018.
  •  

    Daniel Woo, violin, NY

    Eric Lin, violin, CA

    Zyahya Wang, violin, China

    Yodi Ge, violin, CA

    Tina Deng, cello, China

Olga Khroulevich
Allison Eldredge
Herbert Greenberg
Gayaneh Kumar
Kyeong Hwa Kim
Hanna Shim
Won-Bin Yim
Katie Wolfe
Craig Bate
Davis Law

 

Recital Fee: $350. This fee includes participation in the concert, five guest tickets, 4 digital pictures, Certificate of Excellence and Diploma of Recognition for the teacher.
The Recital fee for ensembles is $250/person.

 

The Deadline is April 10, 2017

 

Checks or money orders should be made payable to:
“Art & Music Unlimited”

 

Please send all payments (check or money order) to:
American Fine Arts Festival, P.O. Box 106, Holmdel, NJ 07733.