2018 Concerto Competition

Congratulations to all of our participants at this year's competition.  The judges were truly impressed with the level of musicianship and express their gratitude to all participants.  

Here are the competition winners:

  • Orchestra Member: Andrew Heath - trumpet - Tomasi, Concerto for Trumpet and Orchestra
  • Community Member: Ryan Pereira - clarinet - Navarro, II Concerto
  • Honorable Mentions: 
    • Nicolas Bass- cello - Kabalevsky, Concerto No. 1 in G Minor, Op. 49
    • William Laney- cello - Bloch, Schelomo

Previous Brookline Symphony Concerto Competition winners:

2017 Result

  • Orchestra Member: Subaiou Zhang - violin - Sibelius, Violin Concerto in D minor, Op. 47
  • Community Member: Yun Jae Choi - violin - Sibelius, Violin Concerto in D minor, Op. 47
  • Honorable Mention: Dylan Shih Wu - cello - Tchaikovsky, Pezzo Capriciosso 

2016 Result

  • Orchestra Member: Weronika Balewski - flute - Mozart Concerto in D. Major K. 314 
  • Community Member: Javier Iglesias Martin - cello - Elgar Concerto for Cello
  • Honorable Mention: Emmanuel Vukovich - violin - Brahms Violin Concerto

2015 Results

  • Orchestra Member: Peter Kronheimer - french horn - Strauss Concerto No. 2
  • Community Member: Sangyoon Kim - clarinet - Sarasate Carmen Fantasy 
  • Honorable Mentions: Tae Kim - piano - Brahms Concerto No. 2, 1st movement. Katusaya Yuasa & Diana Searle - clarinets - Ponchielli Il Convegno Divertimento.

2014 Results

  • Orchestra Member: John Guarino- Violin- Vieuxtemp - Violin Concerto No. 5
  • Community Member: Fred Sienkiewicz- Trumpet- Artunian - Trumpet Concerto in Ab Major