Concerto/Aria 2015 Finalists Announced

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Each year the UMKC Conservatory has a Concerto/Aria competition, open to all Conservatory students. The finalists compete in the final round concert on Monday, February 9 at 7:30 p.m. in White Recital Hall, for a winning slot in the Concerto/Aria 2015 Winners Concert on Monday, April 6, during which the winning students perform with the Conservatory Orchestra.

Devin D. Burton, baritone
Li-Hsin Chen, piano
David Dimmit, euphonium
Charles Hoeft, piano
Mark Lauer, bassoon
Qizhen Liu, cello
Yee Ling Elaine Ng, violin
Sandra Fernández Vizcaíno, flute
Chris White, trombone
Alexandria Wreggelsworth, soprano

Alternates: Patrick Olmos, alto saxophone; Kelsey Shields, trumpet

Jordan Buchholtz
Richard Jeric
Sora Park
Lee D. Thompson
Dan Velicer
Brian Woods

Judges for the Februrary 9 final round concert
Aram Demirjian, associate conductor, Kansas City Symphony
John Owings, professor of piano, Texas Christian University
Inci Bashar Paige, professor emerita, UMKC Conservatory

The Concerto/Aria 2015 final round concert on Februrary 9 is FREE admission, no tickets required. 

Thank you and congratulations to all!



For more information, please contact:

Name: Dana Self
Phone: 816-235-2949