Rivers Symphony Competition

RSO Concerto Competition

Open to all students taking private lessons at The Rivers School Conservatory. Students are required to play one movement of a concerto of their choice from memory. All contestants must have their concerto approved by RSO conductor David Tierney before entering the competition. Up to two winners will be selected each year.

Friday, January 12, 2018: Competition Entry Deadline
Saturday, January 27, 2018, 9-12 pm: Concerto Competition (Rivera Recital Hall)
Sunday, May 13, 2018, 7pm: Winners Perform with the Rivers Symphony (NEC’s Jordan Hall)

Previous Winners

2016-2017
Andrew Kim, cello (student of Ron Lowry)
Katherine Liu, piano (student of A. Ramon Rivera)

2015-2016
Emilia Spasojevic, cello (student of Ron Lowry)
Theo Teng, piano (student of A. Ramon Rivera)
Julius Arolovitch, piano (student of Ian Lindsey)

2014-2015 Winners
Kadar Qian, piano (student of A. Ramon Rivera)
Katarina Spasojevic, violin (student of Magdalena Richter)

2013-2014 Winners
Victor Li, piano (student of A. Ramon Rivera)
Emilia DeJesus, piano (student of A. Ramon Rivera)