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KING FM Young Artist Awards 
 

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR WINNERS! 

DENNÁ GOOD-MOJAB, 17


ALENA HOVE, 15




MILLICENT MCFALL, 14




The winners were chosen by 9 judges and a public vote from 10 finalists! Hear all the finalists' performances on NW Focus LIVE:







The Young Artist Awards competition is presented by Classical KING FM 98.1 in partnership with the Seattle Chamber Music Society.
 



COMPETITION SCHEDULE

1.  April 4, 2014, 5pm: Entries due
2. April 21, 2014: 10 semi-finalists selected
3. April 21 – May 16, 2014: Entries posted on www.king.org for public voting
4. May 2 and 9, 2014: NW Focus LIVE concerts featuring the top 10 semi-finalists
5. May 22, 2014: KING FM announces winners
6. May 30, 2014: Final concert on NW Focus LIVE featuring winners

LIST OF JUDGES

1. James Ehnes, violinist, Artistic Director, Seattle Chamber Music Society
2. Sue Elliott, Director of Education, Seattle Opera
3. Craig Sheppard, Professor of Piano at the University of Washington, SCMS Festival Musician
4. Frank Kowalsky, Professor of Clarinet at Florida State University, SCMS Festival Musician
5. Sean MacLean, Classical KING FM Host
6. Stilian Kirov, Associate Conductor, Seattle Symphony
7. Amy Schwartz Moretti, violinist, Director of the McDuffie Center for Strings at Mercer University, SCMS Festival Musician
8. Bion Tsang, Professor of Cello at the University of Texas Butler School of Music, SCMS Festival Musician 
9. Andrew Armstrong, International concert pianist and SCMS festival musician

PRIZES

1. The top ten finalists perform in a live broadcast on either May 2 or May 9, 2014.
2. The Grand Prize Winners will perform in a live broadcast on May 30 and at select outdoor concerts in Summer 2014.

 
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