2011 Young Artists Auditions

January 8, 2011

The PCS 2011 Young Artists auditions were held on Saturday, January 8. The adjudicator was John Mangan, vice president and dean, the Curtis Institute of Music. Dr. Mangan chose the following winners, listed in alphabetical order:

Niles Brandon, piano, a student of Mineko Avery, attends Pine-Richland High School

Lydia Gibson, mezzo soprano, a student of Thomas Octave, attends Saint Vincent College

Helen Kim, piano, a student of Hanna Li, attends Taylor Allderdice High School

Brandon Lambert, tenor, a student of Judy Jenkins, attends Point Park University

Eleanor Lee, cello, a student of Anne Martindale Williams, attends Trinity High School

Michelle Lee, piano, a student of Hannah Li, attends North Allegheny High School

Dana Schneider, harp, a student of Gretchen Van Hoesen, attends Seneca Valley High School

Katherine Zhou, piano, a student of Hanna Li, attends North Allegheny High School

More information will be available on this site as soon as programs are finalized.

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

The above winners will be presented in two concerts and will each receive a Benjamin and Anna Perlow scholarship. All concerts are at the Kresge Recital Hall, College of Fine Arts, Canegie Mellon University

February 27, 2011

Brandon Lambert, tenor
Michelle Lee, piano
Dana Schneider, harp
Katherine Zhou, piano

March 13, 2011

Niles Brandon, piano
Lydia Gibson, mezzo soprano
Helen Kim, piano
Eleanor Lee, cello