ENKOR Winners (1st Prizes & Grand Prizes)

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Wilson Poffenberger | GRAND PRIZE | 2017 ENKOR Int'l Woodwinds & Brass Competition

<b>GRAND PRIZE</b> <br>Wilson Poffenberger <br>25 yrs, USA <br>Saxophone <br>Score: 94.64<p>Saxophonist WILSON POFFENBERGER is quickly establishing himself as a soloist, …

Fabian Johannes Egger | GRAND PRIZE | 2017 ENKOR Int'l Woodwinds & Brass Competition

<b>GRAND PRIZE</b> <br>Fabian Johannes Egger <br>10 yrs, Germany <br>Flute <br>Score: 94.64<p>Fabian Johannes Egger was born in 2007 in Traunstein/Bavaria/Germany. He began to …

Neerav Kumar | 1st Prize & Special Prize | 2017 ENKOR Int'l Woodwinds & Brass Competition

<b>First Prize & Special Prize</b> <br>Neerav Kumar - Clarinet, 17 yrs <br>Score: 93.44 <br>USA<p>Neerav Kumar has been a passionate clarinet player for the past 10 years. …

D.J. Handy | 1st Prize | Percussion 2017 | ENKOR Int'l Music Competition

D.J. Handy - 23 yrs<br>92.50<br>USA <br>2 years(2008 & 2012) attending the Oklahoma Summer Arts Institution.Studied under Dr. Alison Shaw from the University of …

Anna Campmany Duch | GRAND PRIZE | Voice 2nd Edition | ENKOR Int'l Music Competition

<b>GRAND PRIZE</b><p>Anna Campmany Duch<br>Spain <br>Score: 92.14<p>Anna Campmany started her soloist carreer at the age of 15, performing Juliet from "The little sweep" …

Claire Dillahunty | 1st Prize | Voice 2nd Edition | ENKOR Int'l Music Competition

Claire Dillahunty<br>USA <br>Score: 91.43<p>I have played piano since I was five, harp since I was nine, and sung in choir, musical theater, opera, and private …

Sophia Antoinette Strobel | 1st Prize | Voice 2nd Edition | ENKOR Int'l Music Competition

Sophia Antoinette Strobel<br>USA <br>Score: 88.57<p>Sophia Antoinette Strobel is a junior studying as a Lyric Mezzo in the Classical Voice Conservatory at …

Arjun Chhabra | 1st Prize | Voice 2nd Edition | ENKOR Int'l Music Competition

Arjun Chhabra<br>Singapore <br>Score: 89.29<p>Arjun Chhabra, 13, resides in Singapore.<p>In addition to giving a number of recitals, he is a soprano in his school …

Ria Chhabra | 1st Prize | Voice 2nd Edition | ENKOR Int'l Music Competition

Ria Chhabra<br>Singapore <br>Score:89.29<p>Ria Chhabra, 8, resides in Singapore.<p>Ria is a musical child who thoroughly enjoys her vocal, piano and violin …

Benett Tsai | GRAND PRIZE | Strings 2nd Edition | ENKOR Int'l Music Competition

Benett Tsai<br>Australia, cello <br>Score: 97.51<p>Benett Tsai, 13, has been learning the cello since the age of 5 with his uncle Thomas Tsai. Currently he is …

Derek Louie | 1st Prize | Strings 2nd Edition | ENKOR Int'l Music Competition

USA, cello <br>Score: 95.20<p>Derek Louie is 18 years old and is in his eighth year at the Juilliard School pre-college where he studies with Minhye Clara …

Sophie Deng | 1st Prize | Strings 2nd Edition | ENKOR Int'l Music Competition

USA, cello <br>Score: 93.74<p>Sophie Deng, 10, from Stillwater Oklahoma, began playing cello at age 4. Sophie is the cello First Place winner at Oklahoma …

Amicus Duo | Grand Prize | ENKOR Int'l Chamber Music Competition 2016/17

<b>GRAND PRIZE</b><p><b>Amicus Duo</b><br>USA<br>Alin Melik-Adamyan, piano<br>Coleman Itzkoff, cello <br>Score: 94.47<p>Top prize winners of the 2016 Boulder International Chamber Music …

Eos Sextet | 1st Prize | ENKOR Int'l Chamber Music Competition 2016/17

<b>FIRST PRIZE</b><p><b>Eos Sextet</b> <br>USA<br>Samuel Detweiler, soprano saxophone<br>Curren Myers, alto saxophone<br>Fangyi Niu, alto saxophone<br>Grace Chen, tenor saxophone<br>Andrew …

Astera String Quartet | 1st Prize | ENKOR Int'l Chamber Music Competition 2016/17

<b>FIRST PRIZE</b><p><b>Astera String Quartet</b><br>USA<br>Hannah White, violin<br>Ria Honda, violin<br>Kayla Cabrera, viola<br>Annamarie Wellems, cello <br>Score: 93.51<p>The Astera String …

ALEXANDER LU | GRAND PRIZE | Piano 2016 | ENKOR Int'l Music Competition

<b>Grand Prize</b> <b><br>ALEXANDER LU</b> <br>USA <br>Teacher: Dr. Sasha Starcevich <br>Score: 96.11<p>READ MORE ABOUT THE AWARD HERE.<p>Born in Seattle, Washington in 2000, Alexander …

Francisco Montero | 1st Prize | Piano 2016 | Age Group D | ENKOR Int'l Music Competition

First Prize <b><br>Francisco Montero</b> <br>USA <br>Teacher/s: Julian Martin, Dr. Jose R. Mendez <br>Score: 94.18<p>Pianist Francisco Montero has performed in Austria, Italy, …

Vincent Liu | 1st Prize | Piano 2016 | Age Group C | ENKOR Int'l Music Competition

First Prize <b><br>Vincent Liu</b> <br>USA <br>Teacher: Professor Hans Boepple <br>Score: 94.00<p>Vincent Liu, 17, a junior at Dougherty Valley High School in San Ramon, …

Natania Fok | 1st Prize | Piano 2016 | Age Group B | ENKOR Int'l Music Competition

First Prize <b><br>Natania Fok</b> <br>Canada <br>Teacher: Catherine Donkin <br>Score: 94.86<p>Eleven-year-old Natania Fok, a student of Catherine Donkin, began playing piano …

Joanna Maja Jasnowska | 1st Prize | Piano 2016 | Age Group A | ENKOR Int'l Music Competition

First Prize <b><br>Joanna Maja Jasnowska</b> <br>Poland <br>Teacher: Marzena Jasinska-Siudzinska <br>Score: 93.52<p>Joanna Maja Jasnowska,<br>Born in 2008, Joanna began her Suzuki …

JOSHUA BROWN | GRAND PRIZE | Violin 2016 | ENKOR Int'l Music Competition

<b>Grand Prize</b> <b><br>JOSHUA BROWN</b> <br>USA <br>Teacher/s: Almita and Roland Vamos <br>Score: 98.22 <br>READ MORE ABOUT THE AWARD HERE. <br>Joshua Brown studies violin with Almita …

Christine Wu | 1st Prize | Violin 2016 | Age Group C | ENKOR Int'l Music Competition

First Prize <b><br>Christine Wu</b> <br>USA <br>Teacher: Jaime Laredo <br>Score: 94.84<p>20 year-old violinist Christine Wu is currently pursuing a Bachelor’s degree at the …

Daniel Bae | 1st Prize | Violin 2016 | Age Group B | ENKOR Int'l Music Competition

First Prize <b><br>Daniel Bae</b> <br>USA <br>Teacher: Emanuel Borok <br>Score: 97.66<p>Daniel Bae, 13, from Texas, USA, began his musical journey with piano at the age of 4, …

Esme Arias-Kim | 1st Prize | Violin 2016 | Age Group A | ENKOR Int'l Music Competition

First Prize | Age Group A <b><br>Esme Arias-Kim</b> <br>USA <br>Teacher: Betty Haag <br>Score: 93.54<p>Esme, now 10 years old, started playing violin a little before she turned …

VIKTOR PETROV | GRAND PRIZE | ENKOR Int'l Music Competition, Woodwinds & Brass 2016

<b>Grand Prize</b> <b><br>VIKTOR PETROV</b> <br>Score: 96.02 <br>Bulgaria/Germany | Bassoon <br>Teacher: David Petersen<p>Malcolm Arnold - Fantasy for Solo Bassoon (5:20) <br>Robert …

Felix Niël | First Prize, Cat B | ENKOR Int'l Music Competition, Woodwinds & Brass 2016

First Prize | Age Group B: 19 to 25 years <b><br>Felix Niël</b> <br>Score: 95.69 <br>Netherlands/UK | Flute <br>Teacher: Wissam Boustany<p>Rudolf Escher | Sonata for Flute and …

Ji Heon Kim | First Prize, Cat A | ENKOR Int'l Music Competition, Woodwinds & Brass 2016

First Prize | Age Group A: up to 18 years <b><br>Ji Heon Kim</b> <br>Score: 92.72 <br>Korea/USA | Clarinet<p>Teacher: Larry Guy<p>Solo de Concours - Andre Messager …

MACIEJ SWINOGA | GRAND PRIZE | ENKOR Int'l Music Competition, Percussion 2016

<b>Grand Prize</b> <b><br>MACIEJ SWINOGA</b> <br>Score: 95.94 <br>Poland <br>Teacher: Prof. Gert Mortensen<p>Francois Bernard Mache - Phenix ( 09:03 )<p>Iannis Xenakis - Psappha ( 10:32 )

Micheal Barnes | First Prize, Cat B | ENKOR Int'l Music Competition, Percussion 2016

First Prize | Age Group B <b></b>(19 to 25 years) <b><br>Micheal Barnes</b> | USA <br>Score: 94.33 <br>Teacher: Dr. Lance Drege<p>Emmanuel Séjourné - Concerto for Marimba and …