SMS High School Concerto Competition Winners Concert
Special Music School High School Concerto Competition
Sat, March 25, 7 pm
MLK Educational Complex Auditorium
(Amsterdam Ave. btw, 65th & 66th Streets)
Congratulations to the winners of the 2017 Special Music School High School Concerto Competition, and to everyone who auditioned!
The winners will perform with Contemporaneous, conducted by David Bloom.
Winds/Brass: Deandre Desir, tuba (student of Andrew Bove)
Strings: Boubacar Diallo, cello (student of Alex Croxton)
Piano: Henry Tang (student of Igal Kesselman)
Voice: Sophia Chesler, soprano (student of Cynthia Sanner)
Wildcard: Jason Applebaum, piano (student of Rafael Cortes)
Honorable Mentions to Azalea Kelly, piano (student of Emily White); Reina Hondo, violin (student of Anna Elashvili) and Alessia Cipollone, voice (student of Lisa Tamagini)