Winners Introduced for Dallas Symphony’s Lynn Harrell Concerto Competitors

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The Dallas Symphony Orchestra’s (DSO) Lynn Harrell Concerto Competitors simply celebrated its twenty first version on the Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Heart.

Established in 2001, the annual competitors is open to younger performers aged eight to 18 on violin, viola, cello, double bass, and piano, who dwell or go to high school in Texas, Arkansas, Oklahoma, New Mexico, or Louisiana. 

Victoria Han, 11, from Frisco, Texas, took residence first prize and a money award of $5,000. She’s going to carry out her profitable piece with the DSO as a part of their annual Teen Live performance on June 10, 2022. Han’s mentors have included Thomas Yee, Konstantyn Travinsky, Alex McDonald, and Marcy McDonald.

Second prize and $3,500 had been awarded to Steven Lu, 16, from Plano, Texas, who received taking part in Julius Conus’s Violin Concerto in E minor. Lu’s mentors embody Charles Krigbaum, Jan Mark Sloman, and Diane Kitzman.

Christian Luevano, 18, from Corinth, Texas, obtained third Prize and $2,000 for his interprettion of Andrés Martin’s Concerto for Double Bass. Luevano studied with Derek Weller and Gudrun Raschen, and presently research with Jeff Bradetich. 



Honorable Point out and $500 had been awarded to Ella Tran, 16, from Arlington, Texas, who performed Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No. 3. Different finalists together with violist Jacob Choi, violinist Lindsey Kim, and cellists Austin Topper and Danielle Yoon, had been awarded $250 scholarships. 

The competitors finalists had been chosen via recorded submissions which had been screened by a committee of DSO musicians and music college from space universities. The jury included Jun Märkl, Aleksandr Snytkin, Jolyon Pegis, Joe Hubach, and Giyeon Yoon.

Previous winners of the competitors have gone on to check music at faculties such because the Cleveland Institute of Music, Eastman College of Music, The Juilliard College, and the Peabody Institute.


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