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Competition Performance on Saturday, April 13, 2024, 11 am - 6 pm

Competition Finalists Named

Our preliminary judges completed their task, commenting that this was a particularly difficult deliberation with a number of very promising young ensembles.  The five ensembles selected are:

Amara Trio – Christina Nam (Violin), Nagyeom Jang (cello) and Kevin Jannsen (piano)

Hesper Quartet – SoHui Yun (viola), Ye Jin Yoon (violin) Sojeong Kim (violin) and Connor Kim (cello)

Kodak Quartet – Blake Kitayama (cello), Martin Noh (Violin), Daniel Spink (viola) and Edgar Donati (violin)

Pulse – Zachary Costello (soprano sax), Spenser Cox (alto sax), Owen Robinson (tenor sax) and Michael Ethier (baritone sax)

Trio Menil – Daniel Dietz (cello), Jonathan Mak (piano) and Jeongwon An (violin)

Mark your calendars now for April 13.  You won’t want to miss it.  Tickets will go on sale the first week of March.  The cost for the entire day of beautiful music is $25 per person and students are admitted free of charge.  For those who cannot make the trip to Easton, the event will be livecast for $10.  Contributions to help fund the Competition are also welcome.

Come back often to see new materials including photos and brief bios of the ensembles, the musical program for each ensemble, how to vote on the audience choice award, and other notes on activities that day. 

Booklet Cover

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