Midwest Conservatory of Music
The 5th Annual Concerto Competition
January 22, 2017

Senior Division Winners

1st Place: Connie Kuba, violin
Shostakovich Concerto No. 1, 4th mvt.

2nd Place: Maika Edwards, violin
Wieniawski Concerto No. 2, 1st mvt.

3rd Place: Romie Lee, clarinet

Honorable Mention: Gina Kang, violin

The top 2 winners will play with Midwest Philharmonic Orchestra on May 7, 2017.

Junior Division Winners

1st Place tie: Airi Ito, violin
Mozart Concerto No. 3, 1st mvt.

1st Place tie: Hanna Oyasu, flute
Godard Suite de Trois Morceaux, 1st mvt.

2nd Place: Lily Yoshihara, violin

The both 1st Place winners will play with Midwest Philharmonic Orchestra on May 7, 2017.

 

Competitions

Midwest Conservatory of Music students are well prepared for music competitions. Students have attended:

  • Geneva Granquist Music Competition
  • DePaul Concerto Festival For Young Performers
  • Sejong Music Competition
  • Walgreens National Concerto Competition
  • ILMEA (All State & District), Honors Orchestra

DePaul Concerto Festival For Young Performers 2017

Honorable Mention: Claire Metcalf, violin

ILMEA District 7 Senior Orchestra 2016

Concertmaster: Connie Kuba, violin

ILMEA District 7 Junior Orchestra 2016

Concertmaster: Suminne Hong, violin

Chicago Flute Club Competition 2016

3rd Place: Hanna Oyasu, flute

Confucius Music Competition 2015

Honorable Mention: Lily Yoshihara, violin

All National Honor Symphony Orchestra 2015

Winners: Spencer Metcalf (violin), Connie Kuba (violin)