Young Artists Competition Winners

The Symphony Guild of Charlotte
gives a standing ovation to the

2020 Young Artists Competition Winners!
  • Grand Prize Winner Advanced Level:  Cristian Makhuli
  • Grand Prize Winner Intermediate Level:  Joy Ni
  • Honorable Mention Advanced Level/Open Division:  Anthony Yang
  • Honorable Mention Advance Level/Orchestral Division:  Audrey Lin
  • Honorable Mention Intermediate Level/Both Divisions:  Cadence Shevy
  • Essay Competition Advanced Level:  Harin Lim
  • Essay Competition Intermediate Level:  Annie Liu
This year's competition also featured excellent performances by finalists Abhilasha Bellapu, Calvin Chen, Ellie Dixon, Skyla Kiang, Daniel Tse and Brian Zhan.

Congratulations to all!

A very special thank you to our panel of adjudicators:  Brent Douglas, Christopher James Lees and Dr. Stanley J. Michalski, Jr.
Special thanks also to the parents, teachers, accompanists et al supporting these wonderful young musicians, and to Christ Lutheran Church for hosting us.

And, to all of you (who are not seniors this year!), we look forward to your participation for the 2021 Competition. Look for details and application information in late spring.

The 2020 Young Artists Competition Committee
Susan Allemeier, Aram Bryan, Joan Foley, Carol Follmer, Kinsey Fournier, 
Lisa Phillips, Mike Rutledge, Stephanie Stenglein, Linda Weisbruch
and Christopher James Lees (our special advisor)