2018 Kleinhammer Finalists


Finalists:

(in alphabetical order)

 

Barnabás Brindás

Franz Liszt Academy of Music, Budapest; Gustav Hona, teacher

 

Eden Garza

Texas A&M University-Kingsville; Oscar Diaz, teacher

 

Adrian Gryciuk

Conservatorium van Amsterdam; Ben van Dijk, teacher

 

First alternate:

Max van den Brand

Conservatorium van Amsterdam; Ben van Dijk, teacher

 

Second alternate:

Felix Padilla

New England Conservatory; James Markey, teacher

 

Honorable Mention:

Nayib González

Mannes College of Music; George Curran and Nick Schwartz, teachers

 

Judges:

Roger Argente, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Superbrass/Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama

Randall Hawes, Detroit Symphony Orchestra/Northwestern University

Gerry Pagano, St. Louis Symphony