Each year the School of Music, Theatre & Dance holds a concerto competition in which both graduate and undergraduate students compete for the chance to solo with a large ensemble. The winners of the 2012 competition, which took place on January 4 and 5, are as follows:
Timothy Krippner, 21, a senior piano performance major who performed Piano Concerto No. 1 by Béla Bartók.
Ariel Halt, 21, soprano, a senior voice performance major who sang Honey and Rue for Soprano, Orchestra and Rhythm Section by André Previn.
Edward Goodman, 24, a first year master’s student in saxophone performance who performed Concert Suite for E - flat Saxophone and Band by William Bolcom.
Siyuan Li, 24, a first year master’s student in piano solo performance and chamber music, who performed Piano Concerto No. 2 in C Minor, Op. 18 by Sergei Rachmaninoff.
Congratulations to the winners!