Concert 3 2017

Youth Concerto Competition

Compère: Stephen Snelleman (ABC Classic FM)

Date: Sunday 17th September 2017
Time: 2.30pm
Venue: Northcote Town Hall

The annual Preston Symphony Orchestra Youth Concerto Competition is open to talented musicians aged 18 and under on July 1 of the year in question.

The finalists played with the Preston Symphony Orchestra at a concert on Sunday 17th September at 2.30pm at Northcote Town Hall. The conductor was Robert Dora.

The winner of the 30th Preston Symphony Orchestra Youth Concerto Competition:

Charlotte Miles cello
Tchaikovsky Variations on a Rococo theme

The finalists of the 30th Preston Symphony Orchestra Youth Concerto Competition:

Phoebe Fan violin
Bruch violin concerto, 1st & 2nd movements

Leon Fei violin
Tchaikovsky violin concerto, 1st movement

Po Goh piano
Rachmaninoff piano concerto no 2, 1st movement

Minwu Hu flute
Ibert flute concerto, 1st and 2nd movements

Charlotte Miles cello
Tchaikovsky Variations on a Rococo theme

Rachel Shindang piano
Mendelssohn piano concerto no 1, 1st and 2nd movements


Thanks to everyone who participated in the auditions on Thursday 8th June.

Thanks also to Bernie’s Musicland in Ringwood for their assistance with auditions.

Posted in 2017 Season