Congratulations 2016 Young Artist Winners!
Young Artist Recital Program
SLAMTA extends its gratitude to Dr. Annette Burkhart, Dr. Cathy Benton, and Laureen DiBisceglie who stepped in to co- chair this years Young Artist Competition at Missouri Baptist University. There were 28 very talented participants. The winners presented an inspiring recital following the competition.
Congratulations to the following students and to their dedicated teachers.
Division I (Grades 6-7)
Honorable Mention - Michael Tu, Student of Laura Schindler
Bronze Medal Winner - Hannah Chun, Student of Alla Voskoboynikova
Silver Medal Winner- Hannah Li, Student of Marlita Weiss
Gold Medal Winner - Hannah Ohms, Student of Marlita Weiss
Division II (Grades 8-9)
Honorable Mention - Alexandra Madaras, Student of Jennifer Spohr
Bronze Medal Winner - Geoffrey Ladue, Student of Alla Voskoboynikova
Silver Medal Winner - Walter Thomas-Patterson, Student of Mary Anderson
Gold Medal Winner - Demetri Case, Student of Zena Ilyashov
Division III (Grades 10-12)
Honorable Mention - Hans Chan, Student of Annette Burkhart
Bronze Medal Winner - Alexandra Rice, Student of Zena Ilyashov
Silver Medal Winner - Adam Martin, Student of Alla Voskoboynikova
Gold Medal Winner - Joseph Lu, Student of Zena Ilyashov
Dr. Sandra Hoffmann and the late Dr. Joe Hoffmann for providing the
1st place awards with the establishment of the
Marjorie Balafas Memorial Music Student Award Fund.
St. Louis Chapter of the Piano Technicians Guild
for providing the 2nd and 3rd place awards.
Missouri Baptist University
for hosting the Young Artist Competition.
Peter Collins, Missouri State University
Jon Hynes, University of Central Missouri
Mia Hynes, University of Central Missouri
Ruth Price, Webster University