Dr. David Demand, former conductor of Coeur d’Alene Symphony initiated the young artist competition during his tenure.
A winner every season, this concert features stunning
talents of flowering performers from the very young through high school, college, graduate work, and beginning professionals, across the country, and from other countries as well. Many winners here have gone on to careers in great performance venues around the world.
The following winners are scheduled to perform at this concert:
Richelle Shi, Liszt Piano Concerto No. 1 in E♭ major, S.12
Julimar Gonzalez, Saint-Saens Violin Concerto No. 3, Movement I
Wei-Yun Chang, Prokofiev Piano Concerto #3, Movement 1
Jason Donnelly, Ernst Sachse, Concertino in F for bass trombone
Hannah Muirhead, Mozart, “Ah, fuggi il traditor” from Don Giovanni, Act 1, scene 10; Verdi, “Caro nome” from Rigoletto, Act 1, scene 2,
Shuqi Yang, Donizetti “Regnava nel Silezio” from Lucia di Lammermoor Act 1, scene 2, #3