close

Carmen Fantasy by  Georges Bizet/arr. Francois Borne
Tessa Vermeulen, flute

Other Instrument Category Winner, Open Senior Division

Ein Madchen oder Weibchen (A Girl or a Woman) by  W.A. Mozart
Asher Ramaly, voice
Vocal Category Winner, MYA Junior Division


Piano Concerto No. 1    by  Sergei Prokofiev
John Cao, piano
Piano Category Winner, Open Senior Division

Bassoon Concerto in B-Flat Major  by W.A. Mozart
Sarah Gibes, bassoon
Early Music Category Winner, MYA Senior Division


Cello Concerto in A Minor by Camille Saint-Saens
Mia Wimbiscus, cello
String Category Winner, MYA Junior Division


Piano Concerto No. 12 in A Major K. 414  by W.A. Mozart
Thomas Filipiuk, piano
Early Music Category Winner, Open Senior Division

Concerto for Clarinet  by Jean Francaix
Noah Jung, clarinet
Other Instrument Category Winner, Open Junior Division


Concerto for Cello  by Edward Elgar

Claudia Yoon, cello
Strings Category Winner, Open Junior Division

Concertino for Flute, Op. 107  by Cecile Chaminade
Celia Gao, flute
Other Instrument Category Winner, MYA Senior Division


Concerto for Cello by Edward Elgar

Haddon Kay, cello
Strings Category Winner, MYA Senior Division

 

The 21st annual Walgreens Concerto Competition, held December 28-29, 2016 at MYAC Center and Ravinia’s Bennett Gordon Hall welcomed 228 competitors from 13 states, including students from as far away as Arizona, Texas and Massachusetts.

 

The Walgreens Concerto Competition is designed to give young musicians a positive learning experience in a competitive and supportive environment. There is an MYAC Division for students who participate in MYAC ensemble programs, and an Open Division for non-MYAC students. Each division has a Junior Level for students in 8th grade and younger, and a Senior Level for high school students.  Each division has Junior and Senior Level winners in six instrument categories.

Concert Image
MYA Homepage   Program Brochure