Young Recitalist Competition

A second-level competition is held for music students up to 18 years of age who can prepare a solo piece demonstrating artistic nuance, technical skill and musicality. Open to instrumentalists (violin, viola, cello, bass, brass, woodwind, percussion, piano or harp) who live in Castro Valley, Dublin, Fremont, Hayward, Livermore, Milpitas, Newark, Pleasanton, San Ramon or Union City, the competition gives applicants a chance to have their auditions critiqued by experienced judges.


The following applicants were selected for the recital, which was held Sunday, May 5, 2019, at First United Methodist Church:

  • Oliver Corro, piano

  • Sora Corro, piano

  • Irene Geng, piano

  • Katherine Lin, violin

  • Allison Liu, cello

  • Vivienne Lin, flute

  • Sophia Shih, violin

  • Sean Wang, trombone

  • Enrica Waugh, piano

  • Alex Yang, piano

  • Qingping Ye, piano

  • Ann Zhao, flute

Information on the 2020 Young Recitalist Competition will be available soon. The YOUNG RECITALIST COMPETITION REGULATIONS are available for download HERE.