Young Artists Competition 2016 Winners Concert

Airs Friday, November 25, at 12 noon. Red River Radio presents the winners for the Seventh Annual Young Artists Competition, open to instrumentalists and vocalists ages 18 and under in Arkansas, Louisiana, and Texas. We will featured these young artists live in the Red River Radio studios on Sunday, October 9, at 3 p.m. This is a repeat broadcast of that concert.

This years winners are:

Antonio Ajero, pianist, performing Variations Serieuses, Op. 54, by Felix Mendelssohn

Emily Dawn Amos, Organist, performing Toccato by Leon Boellmann

Christopher Comeaux, Vocalist, singing Rovin’ Gambler by John Jacob Niles

Katie Crim, Flautist, performing Sonata V in F Major, Movements 3 and 4, Siciliana and Giga, by Händel

Johnum Palado, Violinist, performing the Violin Concerto, First Movement, by Samuel Barber

Valeria Perez, Valentina Perez and Veronica Perez, Trio playing double bass, flute and piano, performing the Fifth Movement from Claude Bolling’s Suite for Flute and Jazz Piano

Hannah Rice, Vocalist, singing Stizzoso, mio stizzoso by Giovanni Pergolesi