• 2018 SPCO Youth Chamber Music Competition Winners

    For immediate release Contact: Annette Conklin 651-450-1607March 20, 2018, Saint Paul – The top winners in the 2018 SPCO Youth Chamber Music Competition were announced on Sunday, March 18 at the Finalists Recital held in Sundin Music Hall at Hamline University.Winning First Prize and the Grand Prize, which includes a performance at the Ordway Concert Hall on Saturday, May 19, was the Forzando String Quartet: Joelle Chen, (violin) from Edina High School; Makaela Foerderer (violin)...  Read More...

  • 2017 Competition Winners

    The top winners in the 2017 sixth annual SPCO Youth Chamber Music Competition were announced on Sunday, March 19 at the Finalists’ Recital held in Sundin Music Hall of Hamline University. The Grand Prize ensemble will perform on Friday, April 28 in the Marzitelli Foyer of the Ordway Center preceding a Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra concert. Videos of all performances from this year’s Finalists’ Recital can be viewed on the organization’s YouTube channel.The competition...  Read More...

  • 2016 Competition Winners

    View YouTube videos of the winners here!The audience enjoyed some wonderful playing by all of the Finalists in the Winners Recital on Sunday, March 6 at Sundin Music Hall at Hamline University. Alison Young of  Classical MPR was the emcee. At the Awards ceremony, she announced the winners:LEVEL A:First Place and $1,000 - VESPER STRING QUARTET, coached by Tom Rosenberg Vivian Murphy, violin; Kajsa Johansson, cello; Addison Nichols, violin; and John Paul Shoemaker, violaTie for Second Place: ...  Read More...

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