Young Instrumentalists 2019
GBS announces the 2019 young instrumentalists competition
an audition with eric jacobsen - march 16, 2019
This year, qualified young instrumentalists will have the chance to audition directly with Maestro Eric Jacobsen, for a chance at soloing at a GBS concert during the 2019-2020 concert season. Finals will take place on Saturday morning, March 16, 2019, judged personally by GBS Conductor Jacobsen.
Last year’s Young Instrumentalists’ Competition winner, cellist Camden Archambeau, performed Bruch’s Kol Niedre at GBS’ November 10, 2018 concert. This competition is made possible by a generous grant from the Hersher Family Foundation.
GBS young instrumentalists' competition 2018
. . . and the winners are:
first Prize: camden archambeau, cello
second prize: kate wegener, oboe
Third prize: cameron chase, violin
Honorable Mentions: Ashley Duer, piano; Mark Xu, violin; and Zoe Lonsinger, violin
GBS and the Hersher Family Foundation are pleased to congratulate the winners of the 2018 GBS Young Instrumentalists' Competition held at Faust Harrison Pianos in Fairfield on March 24, 2018. Talented students from all over the region applied, with the six finalists performing in an afternoon of fine music.