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From the Studio: CDA Symphony 2017 Young Artist Competition Winners

Today we had a wide range of live music in the Spokane Public Radio studio as we were joined by the six winners of the Coeur d'Alene Symphony Young Artist Competition.  Each artist - a tubist, a cellist, two pianists, a violinist and a vocalist - gave us a brief performance and sat down with Verne to talk about their musical background and experience with the competition.

Part 1:

  • Brandon Cazden - Tuba - Rachmaninoff Vocalise
  • Joan Herget - Cello - Bach Suite #3, Sarabande
  • Elisabeth Moran - Soprano - Je Veux Vivre, Romeo & Juliet, Gounod and If I Love You, Carousel, Rodgers and Hammerstein

Part  2: 

  • Aveek Ganguly, Piano, Chopin Winter Wind Etude
  • Beatrice Hsieh, Violin & Elizabeth Yao, Piano - Brahms Violin Sonata in A, Movement 1

Interviews and performances from Aveek Ganguly, Beatrice Hsieh, and Elizabeth Yao