PCS 2017 Young Artists Auditions Winners

January 7, 2017

The PCS Young Artists auditions were held on Saturday, January 7, 2017. The adjudicator was James Gandre, president of the Manhattan School of Music.  Dr. Gandre selected the following winners, listed by alphabetical order:

 

The Amadeus Quintet, coached by Dennis O'Boyle:
      Joseph Comella, violin, home schooled, student of Cyrus Forough
      Minori Hayakawa, violin, Upper St. Clair High School, student of Ellen Chen-Livingston
      Yosen Wang, viola, North Allegheny High School, student of Marylène Gingras-Roy
      Chris Fedor, cello, North Allegheny High School, student of Katya Janpoladyan
      Ariana Chiu, piano, Upper St. Clair High School, student of Natasha Snitkovsky

 

James Cunningham IV, CAPA, and Devin Moore, Chartiers Valley High Schoolviola duo, students of Marylène Gingras-Roy.

 

Austin Li, piano, Upper Saint Clair High School, a student of Luz Manriquez

 

Devin Moore, viola, Chartiers Valley High School, student of Marylène Gingras-Roy,

 

Eric Wang, piano, Ingomar Middle School, student of Natasha Snitkovsky

 

William Wang, violin, North allegheny Intermediate High School, student of Monique Mead

 

Well Tempered Trio, coached by Marina Lupinacci
         Joseph Comella, violin, home schooled, student of Cyrus Forough
         Cameron Schepner, piano, Hampton High School, student of Marina Lupinacci
         Chris Fedor, cello, North Allegheny High School, student of Katya Janpoladyan

 

Piano Duo
        Yosen Wang, 
North Allegheny High school, student of Marina Lupinacci
        Futen Wang, North Allegheny Intermediate High School, student of Marina Lupinacci

 

Each of the winners will receive a Benjamin and Anna Perlow Scholarship and will be featured on one of two concerts, March 12 and 26, 2017. Further information about these concerts will be posted as soon as programmimg is finalized.

Thanks to all those who participated in the auditions and congratulations to the winners.