Young Artist Competition

WUOLive – 2017 Young Artist Competition Winners

We’ve got the winners of this year’s Young Artist Competition in our studio to perform one of our favorite recitals of the year!

Posted by 90.5 WUOL Classical Louisville on Wednesday, November 22, 2017

YOUNG ARTIST COMPETITION gives musicians between the ages of 8 and 18 a chance to shine on the radio in a musical contest critiqued by local professionals. 1st place, 2nd place, and the honorable mentions are invited to perform on WUOLive.

Our next competition will be Saturday April 20th, 2019. Stay tuned for details.

Results of the 2017 90.5 WUOL/PNC Young Artist Competition:

1st Place: Jina Park, ​violin​

2nd Place: Sarah Martel, piano

Honorable Mentions:
Noah Centers, Euphonium
Christopher Liu, piano
Harin Oh, piano
Emily Steinbach, piano

2017 Judges:

Annie Daigle, violinist (Louisville Orchestra)
Matilda Ertz, pianist (Youth Performing Arts School)
Matthew Nelson, clarinetist (University of Louisville)


2016 Winner’s Recital:

Find out where previous winners of YAC are now and how they got there: 


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