School of Music

2020 Huxford Symphony Concerto-Aria Competition Results

Congratulations to our 1st Prize winners, Timothy Berry and Matt Meadows, who will perform as soloists with the Huxford Symphony at a future date to be announced.

Undergraduate Division

1st Prize- Timothy Berry, Piano (Chance)                Listz- Piano Concerto No. 1 in E-flat Major

2nd Prize- Sean Brown, Violin (Grégoire)                  Wieniawski- Faust Fantasy, Op. 20

3rd Prize- Erin McAfee, Flute (Schultz)                      Bizet/Borne- Fantasie Brilliante on themes from the opera Carmen

Honorable Mention:

Jensen Baade (Grégoire)                                                Tchaikovsky- Violin Concerto in D Major, Op. 35

Jeff Bell (Chance)                                                           Saint-Säens- Concerto No. 2 in G minor, Op. 22

John Niiler (M.Molina)                                                 Saint-Säens- Cello Concerto No. 1 in A minor, Op. 33

 Graduate Division

1st Prize Matt Meadows, Horn (Snead)                   Strauss- Horn Concerto No. 1 in E-flat

2nd Prize- Brandon Mooney, Marimba (Lynge)      Sejourne- Concerto for Marimba and Strings

3rd Prize- Jorge Diez, Clarinet (O. Molina)              Debussy- Premiére rhapsodie

Honorable Mention:

Ammi Lopez and Stephen Keith, Flute (Schultz)     Zyman- Fantasia Mexicana for Two Flutes and Orchestra

Zoe Rose Proeber (Houghtaling)                             Cipullo- “My Darling Jim,” Glory Denied; Puccini- “Donde lieta usci,” La Boheme; Mozart- “Porgi, amor,” Le nozze di Figaro

Stephen Whimple (Whitaker)                                   Grøndahl- Concerto for Trombone and Orchestra