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Joseph Bucsit wins Andreas Prize
Grand Prize Winner in our Composition Competition

wins a July 23 performance and recording

Charles Sharzer — Finalist — wins a recording

2017 composers
Treminio, Wallin Huff and Bucsit at the July 12 Masterclass

Joseph Bucsit, string quartet "Whenever I Think of You"
Charles Sharzer, string quartet "Downtown F"
Steven Rene Treminio, string trio "The Greying of the Days"

gala concert at 3 pm on July 23 in Cerritos

WORLD PREMIERE performance of
"Whenever I Think of You" by Joseph Bucsit

and the following ensembles have been selected
to participate in our July sessions:


Schubert "Death and the Maiden," IV. Presto

Violinists Daniel Apolonio and Melissa Liu,
with violist Matthew Chong and cellist Jerlene Hsueh

Mendelssohn Quartet No. 2 in A Minor, op. 13, I. Adagio. Allegro vivace

Violinists Curtis Liu and Connie Chang-Chien,
with violist Christina Liu and cellist Giulia Roy

Tchaikovsky Quartet No. 1 in D Major, II. Andante cantabile, III. Scherzo

Violinists Ashley Jong and John Son,
with violist Christopher Chang and cellist Amy Jong

Beethoven Quartet No. 6, op. 18, I. Allegro con brio
Wallin Huff "Sweet Camila"

Violinists Katie Lantow and Gabrielle Guymon,
with violist Rogelle Zamora and cellist Caroline Karim


Haydn Divertimento No. 21 in D Major, Hob. V:21, I. Siciliano, II. Allegro

Violinists Elin Jang and Amara Miranda with cellist Nara Park

Works by Purcell, Mozart and Beethoven for Cello Trio

Cellists Sophia Slott, Natalie Birn and Brianna Sheahan


Brahms-McLean "Hungarian Dance No. 5"

Violinists Elisabeth Chi and Emma Sheahan


Corelli Concerto Grosso No. 10 in C, Corrente

Violinists Elisabeth Chi and Emma Sheahan with
cellists Sophia Slott, Natalie Birn and Brianna Sheahan


group photo

2016 Wm Grant Still

click to hear this 2016 performance of William Grant Still's "Summerland" on YouTube

Wiancko septet
click to hear this 2016 Performance of
Michi Wiancko's Variations on "La Follia" by Geminiani-Corelli

Connie Chang-Chien named Anshutz Scholarship Award Winner


Bravo! All Performers!

CONCERT SUNDAY, JULY 24 (2016) at 3 pm
Cerritos Park East, Cerritos, California

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Composer Kristapor Najarian with the quartet that performed "The Year 1915" movement


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