The results of the 2013 Salomé Young Artist Competition are IN! We are thrilled and pleased to announce the winners of our inaugural competition:
The Henry Meyer First Prize Award
Angela Wee, Violin
William McGregor, Double Bass
The Mary L. and Tony Bianco Second Prize Award
Erika Gray, Viola
Katherine Woo, Violin
The Richard and Josephine Salloway Third Prize Award
Derek Louie, Cello
The Kish Family Honorable Mention Award
Samuel Walter, Cello
Ian Niederhoffer, Viola
Members of the esteemed jury included viola soloist David Aaron Carpenter, principal members of the Salomé Chamber Orchestra, members of the Board, famed radio host Bill McGlaughlin, and internationally-acclaimed composer Alexey Shor.
Both first prize winners will perform solos with Salomé at our Carnegie Hall concert in February, 2014. Contestants applied from the far-reaching corners of the U.S. and Salomé will hold its second annual competition next October.
Congratulations to All!