52nd Annual Phoenix Youth Symphony Young Musicians Competition Results

January 11, 2012
Congratulations to the winners of the 52nd Annual Phoenix Youth Symphony Young Musicians
Competition:
Grand Prize – Anes Sung, violin
Otranto Prize Winner – Austen Yueh, clarinet
They will be performing their winning concertos, accompanied by The Phoenix Symphony, at the annual
Side-by-Side Concert on Sunday, March 4, 2012 at Phoenix Symphony Hall. Tickets are free and
available at the door, or email orchestraltraining@phoenixyouthsyphony.org
JUNIOR DIVISION WINNERS:
Piano – Lena Han
Upper Strings – Bobae Johnson, violin
Lower Strings – Mikenna Giauque, viola
Woodwinds – Kathleen Wu, flute
Brass – Weston Ladden, trumpet
SENIOR DIVISION WINNERS:
Piano:
1st place – Austen Yueh
2nd place – Zhihan Zhang
3rd place – Jennifer Chiang
Upper Strings:
1st place – Anes Sung
2nd place – Michele Gardiner
Lower Strings:
1st place – Peter Eom
2nd place – Paris Myers
3rd place – Thomas Menefee
Woodwinds:
1st place – Austen Yueh
2nd place – Cyndia Yu