2018 Yaxley Finalists


Finalists (in alphabetical order):

Sean Copeland

University of Arizona; Moises Paiewonsky, teacher

 

Cameron Owen

New England Conservatory; James Markey, teacher

 

Dorien Tate

Oklahoma State University; Paul Compton, teacher

 

First alternate:

Felix Padilla

New England Conservatory; James Markey, teacher

 

Second alternate:

Jan Szymański

Academy of Music in Kraków; Zdzisław Stolarczyk, teacher

 

Honorable Mention:

Antonio Vilhena

ESMAE; David Silva, teacher

 

Judges:

Matthew Guilford, National Symphony Orchestra (USA)

Brian Hecht, Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Matyas Veer, Essener Philharmoniker