2012-13 Young Artist Competition
Instrumental (Piano, Strings, Woodwinds, Brass)
Yoon Jae Lee, Artistic Director, Ensemble 212
Kyunghun Kim, Principal Associate Conductor
Ensemble 212 is pleased to announce our 2012-13 Annual Young Artist Competition for instrumentalists and vocalists. The instrumental competition is open to piano, strings, woodwinds, and brass.
To honor the 200th Anniversary of Giuseppe Verdi and Richard Wagner, the vocal competition will consist of arias by Verdi and/or Wagner for all voice types. Two overall winners of the competition (one instrumental and one vocal) will perform with Ensemble 212 at our 5th Annual concert at Merkin Concert Hall - Kaufman Center on Sunday May 12, 2013.
Objective: To showcase outstanding young instrumentalists and vocalists from the greater New York metropolitan area by providing opportunities to perform as a soloist with a professional orchestra.
The judges for the final round will be for the competition will be pianist/opera coach David Leighton and retired New York Philharmonic violinist Michael Gilbert.
|Instrumental Category:||Piano, Strings, Woodwinds, Brass born on or after March 1, 1995|
|Vocal category:||All voice types born on or after March 1, 1973|
|Preliminary Round:||Submit completed application and audio or video recording along with $75.99 application fee at Musiccas.com by Friday, March 22, 2013|
|Final Round:||Thurssday, March 28, 2013 at Yamaha Artist Services, Inc. from 12:00 PM to 4:30 PM|
|Performance:||Sunday, May 12, 2013 at Merkin Concert Hall - Kaufman Center at 8:00 PM|
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The following applicants were chosen as the 8 finalists of the 2012-13 Young Artist Competition:
Arisa Onoda (piano)
Alec Manasse (clarinet)
Typher Yom (violin)
Tristan Siegel (violin)
Yaling Phillippi (violin)
Eliza Wong (violin)
Yun Han (cello)
Noah Lee (cello)
Isabel Won (cello)
Congratulations to cellists Noah Lee, the Grand Prize Winner of the Ensemble 212 2012-13 Young Artist Competition, and Yun Han the alternate winner in place of the vocal winner.
On behalf of the judges we would like to thank all the contestants for participating in this year's competition. The level of playing was very high and everyone is to be commended for their efforts.
|Winners of the Young Artist Competition Series|
|Instrumental||Noah LEE (Violoncello)
Yun HAN (Violoncello) (2nd Prize Alternate)
|Vocal||No winner selected|
|Instrumental||William McGREGOR (Contrabass)
Sydney LEE (Violoncello) (2nd Prize Alternate)
|Vocal||Perri SUSSMAN (Mezzo-Soprano)|
|Composition||No winner selected|
Alex CHANG (Alternate)
|Piano||No winner selected|
Clare YEO (Alternate)
Diomedes B. SARAZA Jr. (Alternate)
|Mary Elizabeth MACKENZIE|