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Concerto Competition
The Concert Festival provides the rare and unique opportunity
for gifted young musicians to perform a solo work with
an orchestra.

Collaborating orchestras:
  • Orquestra Clássica do Centro, Portugal
David Wyn Lloyd, Conductor
  • North Shore Symphony Orchestra
Susan Deaver, Conductor Emeritus
  • Real Filharmonia De Galicia
Paul Daniel, Director Titular
  • Concert Festival Orchestra
Vladimir Polezhayev, Conductor
  • Island Chamber Symphony
Jeremy Kempton, Conductor

AWARDS
  • Performance with an Orchestra,
Grand-Prix Winner Medal and Certificate of Outstanding
Achievement.

ELIGIBILITY
  • Pianists, Instrumentalists, Vocalists. Age 5 to 25.

REPERTOIRE
  • One movement from a concerto or solo piece intended
for performance with an orchestra from the Baroque, Classical
or Romantic period.
(Please confirm your repertoire with Concert Festival before submission)

AUDITIONS by DVD/YouTube only.

APPLICATION FEE $300 (non-refundable)
(Please note: there will be a different performance fee for each orchestra)

APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 1, 2018

THE RESULTS OF THE AUDITIONS WILL BE ANNOUNCED
DURING THE WEEK OF MARCH 4, 2018

CONCERT ON MAY 6, 2018 AT 2 P.M.
CONCERT FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA
Rehearsal on Sunday, April 29, 2018;  2 - 5 p.m.
St. Paul's Church, 28 Highland Ave., Glen Cove, NY 11542
Malvyn
Lai
Irene
Vilgorin
Michelle
Xuan
Yuri
Taguchi
Jack
Silvers
Lorivert
Cobo
Michelle
Stern
Carolyn
Wong
Yurie
Minamiya
Gwyneth
Campbell
North Shore Symphony Orchestra, Susan Deaver, Conductor
November 14, 2015
Stratford School, Plainview, NY    Flyer     Photo
Island Chamber Symphony, Jeremy Kempton, Conductor
November 8, 2015
St. Paul's Church, Glen Cove, NY  Program     Photo     Photo
Kailey
Simons
student of
Carol Kushner
Amdrew
Simons
student of
Carol Kushner
Gwyneth
Campbell
student of
Maria Lyudko
Maxim
Larionov
student of
Oleg Larionov
Carrie
Chen
student of
Michael Thomopoulos
Orquestra Classica Do Centro, David Wyn Lloyd, Conductor    Program     Photo
July 4, 2015  Coimbra University Concert Hall, Portugal (www.orquestraclassicadocentro.org)
Congratulations to the Winners of Concerto Competition 2015 Season!
Concert Festival Orchestra, Vladimir Polezhayev, Conductor
November 15, 2015  
The Amsterdam at Harborside, Port Washington, NY                             Program     Photo
Applications & Forms          Brochure 2018         Privacy Policy
Orquestra Clássica do Centro
North Shore Symphony Orchestra
Real Filharmonia De Galicia
Concert Festival Orchestra
Island Chamber Symphony
October 16, 2016 - The Amsterdam at Harborside, Port Washington, NY  Program     Photos     YouTube
Concert Festival Orchestra, Vladimir Polezhayev, Conductor
Victoria Wang
student of
Alla Bell
Tomoka Kawasaki
student of
Sayuri Iida
Tom Liu
student of
Ester Chung Marks
Alston Leung
student of
Carol Kushner
 
 
 
 
Elisabeta Racolta
student of
Jean Danton
Carrie Chen
student of
Michael Thomopoulos
Diana Barbacena
student of
Yelena Polezhayev
Ilana Grossman
student of
Greg Hesselink and
Valeriya Sholokhova
 
 
 
 
April 10, 2016   Program     Photo
Island Chamber Symphony, Jeremy Kempton, Conductor
Farmingdale Public Library, NY
Brenden Davis
student of
Veselin Ninoff
Michele Ripka
student of
Carol Kushner and
Ann Setzer
March 13, 2016  Program
Island Chamber Symphony, Jeremy Kempton, Conductor
St. Paul's Church, Glen Cove, NY
Jessica Wu
student of
Jonitte Ryger
 
 
May 1, 2016 at Plainview - Old Bethpage Library, NY   Program     Photos     YouTube
Concert Festival Orchestra, Vladimir Polezhayev, Conductor
Congratulation to the Winners of Concerto Competition 2014-2015 Season!
Samantha
Silverstein
Riho
Nasaka
Alison
Jin
Brian
Leung
Memie
Osuga
Marco
Motroni
Ejin (Euijin)
Hur
Christine
Ramirez
Enako
Matsumoto
Christine
Ramirez
Kei
Obata
Renee
Chieu
Alexander
Chan
Gwyneth
Campbell
Mina
Sarcevic
Carrie
Chen
Brian
Wang
Michele
Ripka
Ethan
Ma
Gwyneth
Campbell
Michelle
Stern
Mingzi
Yan
David
Shin
Christopher
Chan
Minjee
Kim
Concert Festival Orchestra, Vladimir Polezhayev, Conductor
October 5, 2014
Jericho Library, NY
Concert Festival Orchestra, Vladimir Polezhayev, Conductor
November 2, 2014  
Plainview-Old Bethpage Library, NY
Concert Festival Orchestra, Vladimir Polezhayev, Conductor
March 1, 2015
Connetquot Public Library, NY
Island Chamber Symphony Orchestra, Jeremy Kempton, Conductor
May 3, 2015 at St. Paul's Church     
Photo
Program     Photo
Program     Photos     Newspaper
Program     Photo     Newspaper
Congratulations to the Winners of Concerto Competition 2013-2014 Season!
Michelle Stern     Alex Tiratsuyan
Connecticut Virtuosi Symphony Orchestra, Conductor Adrian Sylveen
October 20, 2013 and December 15, 2013   at Welte Hall, CCSU, CT
Amanda Hedgecock
Island Chamber Symphony, Conductor Jeremy Kempton
March 16, 2014 at St. Paul's Church,
Glen Cove, NY   Photo
Serin Park, Eunice Park, Marco Motroni, Yuri Kim, Michelle Ripka, Kyoko Saito, Gwyneth Campbell
Concert Festival Orchestra, Conductor Vladimir Polezhayev
October 20, 2013
Jericho Public Library, NY    Program     Review
Brian Tsai, Rachel Martini, Mahesh Tiwari, Tara Prabhu, Christian Wong, Mingzi Yan, Gwyneth Campbell, Michele Wong
Concert Festival Orchestra, Conductor Vladimir Polezhayev
March 2, 2014 at Connetquot Public Library, NY    
Program
Alison Jin, Brielle Perez, Solomon Choi
North Shore Symphony Orchestra, Conductor Susan Deaver
November 16, 2013
Stratford Road School, Plainwiev, NY    Photo
Congratulations to the Winners of Concerto Competition 2012-2013 Season!
August 24, 2012 Christ & St. Stephen's Church, Manhattan NY
Connecticut Virtuosi Academy Orchestra
Adrian Sylveen, Conductor

Ziyao Chelsea Guo
April 14, 2013 - Welte Hall CCSU, CT
Connecticut Virtuosi Orchestra
Adrian Sylveen, Conductor

Amanda Yang, Sharon Jin, Alyssa Kim, NaYoung Yang
March 3, 2013  Connetquot Public Library, NY
Island Chamber Symphony
Jeremy Niles Kempton, Conductor   Program     Photo
Stephanie
Yien Chang
Alissa
Kim
John
Park
NaYoung
Yang
Ziyao Chelsea
Guo
Amanda
Yang
Sharon
Jin
Daniel Rim, Michele Ripka, Miru Osuga             
Island Chamber Symphony  
Conductor  
Jeremy Kempton
May 20, 2012 Sachem Public Library, NY
Program    Photo1     Photo2     Page

Kenta Nomura
New Britain Symphony - Connecticut Virtuosi
Conductor  Adrian Sylveen
April 15, 2012 at Welte Hall CCSU, CT
Photo

Mina Sarcevic, Michele Wong, Jacquelyn Xu, Alexandra & Helena Woroniecka
Island Chamber Symphony
Conductor  Jeremy Kempton
March 11, 2012 Connetquot Public Library, NY
Program      Photo     Page

Maxim Lando, Elena Gribelyuk, Kira Mathias-Prabhu
North Shore Symphony Orchestra
Conductor Susan Deaver
December 3, 2011 Plainview-Old Bethpage JFK HS, NY
Photo1      Photo2      Photo3      Photo4

Michelle Stern, Jasmine Yanase, Sae Rheen Kim, Mikaela Chang
Island Chamber Symphony
Conductor Jeremy Kempton
November 13, 2011 St. Paul's Church, Glen Cove NY  
Program   Photo     Page

Kira Mathias-Prabhu
Rockaway - Five Towns Symphony Orchestra
Conductor Jose Alejandro Guzman
November 5, 2011 Lynbrook High School, Lynbrook NY  
Photo1      Photo

Michele Wong
CT Virtuosi Summer Music Institute Orchestra,
Conductor
Adrian Sylveen
August 10, 2011 Manhattan, NY
Congratulations to the Winners of Concerto Competition 2011-2012 Season!
Carrie Chen
International Soloist of the Year Award Winner
Student of Michael Thomopoulos

L.van Beethoven - Piano Concerto #5 "Emperor"
on September 23, 2016 at Auditorio de Galicia 8:30 p.m.
(Avda. Burgo das Nacións, s/n 15705 Santiago de Compostela, Spain)
with Galicia Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Conductor Maximino Zumalave
Elena Gribelyuk
Student of Svitlana Fiorito
performing
S. Rachmaninoff - Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op.43
on March 11, 2017 at 8 p.m.
(JFK High School, 50 Kennedy Dr, Plainview, NY 11803)
with North Shore Symphony Orchestra, Conductor Vlad Vizireanu
Darius
Fan
student of
Pippa Borisy
Vinaya
Roehrl
student of
Svetlana
Gorokhovich
Alexandra
Maskoff
student of
Tatiana Pikayzen
Samantha
Silverstein
Student of
Khullip Jeung
Trinity
Lee
student of
Tian Tian
Hina
Khuong-Huu
student of
Li Lin
Evangelyn
Shen
student of
Melody Qi He
Brian
Wang
student of
Alla Bell
Dale
Yang
student of
Alla Bell
Isabelle
Amezqua
student of
Olga Romoff
Tomoka
Kawasaki
student of
Sayuri Iida
Nathalie
Lelogeais
student of
Michael
Thomopoulos
Emily
Beckner
student of
Carol Kushner
Francine
Leung
student of
Esther Chung
Marks
Vishnu
Srinivas
student of
Tatiana
Goncharova
Michelle
Stern
student of
Ann Setzer
Sunday, May 7, 2017 at 2 p.m. - Church Of Our Saviour, 132 Jefferson Avenue, Mineola NY
Concert Festival Orchestra, Vladimir Polezhayev, Conductor
Flyer     
Program
Congratulations to the Winners of Concerto Competition 2016-2017
Alston
Leung
student of
Alla Bell
Phoebe
Qian
student of
Agnes Nagy
Mina
Sarcevic
student of
Nevart Zeronian
Adam
Zeng
student of
Tatiana Goncharova
Sherry
Shi
student of
Itey Lantner
Emily
Wu
student of
Joy Kiszely
Ji Hoon
Haam
student of
Yujeong Lee
Winners of Concerto Competition
Sunday, June 11, 2017 at 4 p.m. - at the Christ Church, 61 East Main Street, Oyster Bay NY
Concert Festival Orchestra, Vladimir Polezhayev, Conductor