2017 Yaxley Finalists


Finalists (in alphabetical order):

Brian Entwistle

No school affiliation; Jeremy Wilson, teacher

 

Derek Mitchell

University of Michigan; David Jackson, teacher

 

Bradley Snyder

Shepherd School of Music, Rice University; Allen Barnhill, teacher

 

First alternate:

Sérgio Simões

Conservatorium van Amsterdam; Ben van Dijk, teacher

 

Second alternate:

Giuseppe Fu

Leman Manhattan Preparatory School/Juilliard Pre-College; Denson Paul Pollard, teacher

 

Honorable Mention:

Carter Jackson

University of New Mexico; Christopher Buckholz, teacher

 

Judges:

John Lofton, Los Angeles Philharmonic

Tomer Matschkowski, Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin

Dan Satterwhite, Lynn University