2017 Vanguard Winners

First Place Winners

Felicia Ambrogi - piano

Claudius Betz - piano

Oliver Betz - piano

Eva Bogoevska - violin

Aimee Chang - piano

Ashley Choi - piano

Trinity Fan - piano

Dimitri Galterio - piano

Simona Heifetz - piano

Jenny Jiang - cello

Chloe Joo - violin

Zoe Lonsinger - violin

Sabrina Lu - piano

Enako Matsumoto - violin

Dalia Medovnikov - voice

Daniel Mori - piano

Uyen Nguyen - piano

Zehavi Rodriguez - cello

Spencer Rubin - oboe

Benjamin Wenzelberg - voice

Philina Zhang - piano

Teachers

Efrem Briskin, Yousun Chung, Joey Corpus, Amy Gustafson, Tomoko Harada, Faina Khodos, Clara Kim, Oleg Kondratenko, Julie Kurtzman, Li Lin, Miyoko Nakaya Lotto, Irina Morozova, Lorraine Nubar, Irina Nuzova, Matti Raekallio, Michael Thomopoulos, Yuko Sato Weinhold.

Second Place Winners

Matthew Brand - piano

Cobie Buckmire - piano

Robyn Chan - piano

Nicole Chen - voice

Sarah Fleiss - voice

Sean Fruman - voice

Luca Gierlinger - piano

Natalie Hahn - piano

Kyle Hahn - piano

Emily Hu - voice

Rachel Joo - cello

Amelia Kauffmann - voice

Devon Lee - cello

Derek Lee - piano

Marcus Lee - piano

Carly Levin Santalone - voice

Erenei Ligh - piano

Alexandra Maskoff - piano

Emma Morse - cello

Annabelle Nam - piano

Elena Orrill - voice

Eliza Podvalny - piano

Taisiya Pokrovskaya - piano

Julian Stuart - Burns - piano

Nicholas Tinger - piano

Alea Vernon - voice

Richard Yan - piano

Alana Yang - piano

Yasmin Yogaratnam - piano

Julia Yu - voice

Jefferson Zhou - piano

Teachers

Nobuko Amemiya, Karlo Begiev, Eileen Buck, Sheng-hui Wu Chen, Rob Dacho, Liya Fang, Kristy Fox,, Donna Weng Friedman, Amy Kim, Lorraine Nubar, Irina Nuzova, Mark Packman, Vladimir Panteleyev, Alexis Pesenti, Tatiana Pikayzen, Gena Raps, Sayaka Tanikawa, Mary Thorne, Tomoko Uchino, Hong Wang, Seth Waver, Jing Yang.

Third Place Winners

Jessica Abbattista - trumpet

Emma Chan - piano

Maya Chou - piano

Tristan Griffin - piano

Sofia Lam - piano

Olivia Mangum Lehman - cello

Teachers

Karlo Begiev, Krysthyan Benitez, Sheng-hui Wu Chen, Brian Ennis, Yuri Kim, Amy Kim.