Nine musicians from the San Diego Youth Symphony and Conservatory’s (SDYS) advanced ensembles recently competed for the prestigious Concerto Competition Winner award at the Mingei International Museum in Balboa Park. According to SDYS, these young musicians performed some of the most challenging concerto pieces ever composed. Congratulations to 92024 resident Allan Huang who has received the Soloist Award for his performance of the Violin Concerto in D Major, Op. 77, III. Allan will perform his concerto at either the Jan. 18 Artist Series Concert at California Center for the Arts in Escondido or the Winter Ovation Concert at the Jacobs Music Center’s Copley Symphony Hall.
The Concerto Competition awards are sponsored by Pat Baker and Larry Norquist. Visit www.sdys.org for more information.