We are so excited to announce the winners of the Concerto Competition!
1st prize – $750 Seth Weeks, piano
2nd prize – $500 Michael Hung, flute
3rd prize – $250 Tristen Balsano, flute
Congratulations to these amazing musicians and to all of those that competed in the competition!
Seth Weeks will also be performing with the SOST Orchestra at the Youth Education Concert April 15, 2020!!!
- The 2020 Concerto Competition is open to students in Region 5
- Age Limits: 13-18 Middle School and High School (College students are not allowed to audition) and must reside in region
- Winners of the competition will receive a monetary prize as listed. First place will perform his/her piece at the two Symphony of Southeast Texas (SOST) Education Concerts scheduled during the morning of April 15, 2020.
2019 Concerto Competition winner: Nicholas Pfister, Bridge City
2018 Concerto Competition winner: Camden Brown, Bay City, TX
2017 Concerto Competition winner: Rachel Clark, Lumberton, TX
See below for information about the 2020 Concerto Competition!
Click on the links below to see the Concerto Competition Rules and Application Form. The competition is open to all Region 5 middle and high school students. The deadline to apply is Friday, December 13, 2018 at 4:00 pm.
Winner will perform solo at SOST’s Youth Education Concerts on April 15, 2020 at the Julie Rogers Theatre at 9:30 and 11:00 a.m.