On Saturday’s broadcast, we feature the first of two programs highlighting finalists from the 2017 Emilio del Rosario Piano Concerto Competition. This program features the junior division finalists. The final round of the competition took place at the Studebaker Theater in the Fine Arts Building in downtown Chicago.
The competition honors the legacy of renowned pianist and pedagogue Emilo del Rosario.
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Third prize: Kimiko Darcy, 6th grade
Piano Concerto No. 2 in G minor, Op. 22, Camille Saint-Saëns
Second prize: Ashley Kim, 13 years old
Piano Concerto No. 1 in G minor, Op. 25, Felix Mendelssohn
First prize: Joshua Mhoon, 13 years old
Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor, Op. 18, Sergei Rachmaninoff