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Congratulations to the Co-winners of the University Symphony Orchestra Concerto Competition

November 9, 2017

Image (left to right): Fanya Lin, Wayne Ching, Hwayoung Cho​

Congratulations to the co-winners of the University Symphony Orchestra Concerto Competition:
Fanya Lin, piano and Wayne Ching, piano
Hwayoung Cho, voice – Honorable Mention

Fanya Lin will play Rachmaninoff’s Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini with the University Symphony Orchestra in Ted Mann Concert Hall on February 9, 2018.

Hwayoung Cho (honorable mention), will perform “Depuis le jour” from Louise by Charpentier with the University Symphony Orchestra in Ted Mann Concert Hall on February 9, 2018.

Wayne Ching will perform Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 5 in E-Flat Major, Op. 73 “Emperor” with the University Symphony Orchestra on a concert in Fall 2018.

Fanya Lin and Wayne Ching are students of Lydia Artymiw. Hwayoung Cho is a student of Jean del Santo.

Congratulations to all contestants. Judges Mark Stover and Rafael Rodriguez wish to express their gratitude to all contestants for their impressive performances. Professor Mark Russell Smith is Artistic Director of Orchestral Studies at the University of Minnesota.