UMKC Conservatory Announces Winners of Concerto/Aria 2014 Competition
The UMKC Conservatory is proud to announce the winners of the annual Concerto/Aria competition, 2014.
Richard Jeric, piano
Matthew Siegel, orchestral reduction, Totentanz: Paraphrase on Dies Irae, S. 126 (1849, rev. 1853/1859), Franz Liszt
Mei-Chun Chen, viola
Matthew Siegel, orchestral reduction, Concerto for Viola (1929, rev. 1936/1961) William Walton, I. Andante comodo
John Kelly, alto saxophone
Dan Velicer, orchestral reduction, Concerto for Alto Saxophone and Wind Orchestra (1948, rev. ‘53) Ingolf Dahl, III. Rondo alla Marcia: Allegro brioso
Congratulations to all the competitors and finalists. The finalists were Michael O'Brien, flute; Kate Sikora, voice; Qizhen Liu, cello; Hui Yao, piano; April Martin, voice; David Dimmit, euphonium.
The Concerto/Aria 2014 Final concert is Friday, April 4, 2014, 7:30 p.m., White Recital HallFor more information, please contact:
Name: Dana Self