PCS 2006 Young Artists Auditions

January 10, 2006

The winners of the Pittsburgh Concert Society's Young Artists Auditions will be presented in concerts on February 5, 2006 and March 12, 2006.

February 5, 2006

Jean Hooi Lee, piano
Stephanie Maloney, mezzo-soprano
Cliff Kim, piano
Shundeena Beard, viola
Stephanie Chen, piano

March 12, 2006

Matthew Feczko, double bass
Montgomery Fellowship String Quartet
Angela Liu, harp
Jacob Nathanson, piano

 

The winner of the PCS organ competition, held Saturday January 7, 2006, is John A. Morabito of Beaver, PA. He will be presented in recital at the Pittsburgh Chapter, American Guild of Organists meeting on Monday, February 27 at 8 PM at Third Presbyterian Church, Fifth Avenue at South Negley, Pittsburgh.

The PCS Young Artists auditions were held on January 7, 2006. The adjudicator was Dr. Robert Sirota, President, Manhattan School of Music. The winners are, in alphabetical order:

Shundeena Beard, viola, CAPAStephanie Chen, piano, Sewickley Academy
Matthew Feczko, double bass, Greensburg Central Catholic High School
Cliff Kim, piano, North Allegheny High School
Jean Hooi Lee, piano, Bethel Park High School
Angela Liu, harp, Upper St. Clair High School
Stephanie Maloney, mezzo-soprano, Upper St. Clair High School

Montgomery Fellowship String Quartet:
Thomas Hu, violin, Fox Chapel High School
Laura Czarnek, violin, Bishop McCort High School

Colin Brookes, viola, Mt Lebanon High School
Alexandra Thompson, cello, Mt Lebanon High School
Jacob Nathanson, piano, Mt Lebanon Sr. High School

 

Each winner receives a $500.00 Benjamin and Anna Perlow Scholarship and will be presented in concert on February 5 or March 12, 2006.

Congratulations to the winners and thanks to all those who auditioned.

The PCS Young Artists auditions will be held on January 7, 2006. Applications are due on December 27, 2005. Please note the CHANGE OF ADDRESS to which applications must be mailed:

Mrs. A. Tuma
1142 Driftwood Drive
Pittsburgh, PA 15243