2017 Fontana Finalists


Finalists (in alphabetical order):

Connor Frederick

University of Illinois; Jim Pugh, teacher

 

Altin Sencalar

University of Texas at Austin; Paul Deemer, teacher

 

Thomas Voss

Elder Conservatorium, University of Adelaide; Alex Taylor, teacher

 

1st Alternate:

Rory Ingham

Royal Academy of Music; Gordon Campbell and Mark Nightingale, teachers

 

2nd Alternate:

Drew Kilpela

Michigan State University; Michael Dease, teacher

 

Honorable Mention:

Gregory DeAngelis

Rutgers University; Conrad Herwig, teacher

 

Judges:

Paul McKee, University of Colorado-Boulder

Harry Watters, Towson University

Steve Wiest, Denver University