2005 Major Auditions Winners

December 26, 2005

The 2005 Pittsburgh Concert Society Major Auditions were held on 14 and 15 April, 2005 at the Alumni Concert Hall, College of Fine Arts, Carnegie Mellon. The Adjudicator was Robert Dodson, Provost, New England Conservatory of Music.

The winners are, in alphabetical order:

Diba Alvi, soprano 
Enrique Bernardo, piano 
Candice Gu, percussion 
Peter Howell, trombone 
Katherine Soroka, soprano 
Craig Verm, baritone 

Each winner will receive $1000.00 honorarium and will be presented in one of the PCS three fall recitals. The dates of the recitals are listed below. Details obout these recitals will be available on this page and on a special page of this site once all details are finalized.

Congratulations to the winners and thanks to all those who participated in the auditions.

The Alumni artists for 2006 are:

Lilly Abreu, soprano
Scott Faigen, piano