You can view all photos from the 2019 Competition Finals by clicking on News/Media and then Competition Gallery. Many thanks to photographer Joan Gacki.
A record number of young chamber groups entered our eighth annual regional SPCO Youth Chamber Music Competition. Eight of them performed in the Finalists Recital in Sundin Hall at Hamline University on Saturday, February 23, and the winners are:SENIOR DIVISION (for non-college students age 19 and under)Winning First Place and the Grand Prize, which offers a performance at the Ordway Concert Hall preceding an SPCO concert, was the Des Moines Symphony Academy Quartet: Beau Henson (v... Read More...
1st Place: Elysian Quartet
2nd Place: Quartet Spiritoso - also winner of the Audience Choice Award
1st Place: Des Moines Symphony Academy Quartet
2nd Place (tie): Andres PianoTrio and Whipple Piano Quintet
3rd Place: Trio Luminoso
Judges' Discretionary Prize for Outstanding Performance: Ascolta Trio
CREATIVE DIVISION: Center for Irish Music Ensemble
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