2018 Quartet Finalists


Finalists:

(in alphabetical order)

 

Continental Quartet (Benjamin Allen, Scott Avant, Ethan Scholl, and Jeremiah Umholtz)

University of North Texas; Steve Menard, teacher

 

Hannover Trombone Quartet (Tolga Akman, Tine Bizajl, Marie Nøkleby Hanssen, and Larissa Henning)

Hochschule für Musik, Theater, und Medien, Hannover; Jonas Bylund, teacher

 

The eNq (Kenton Campbell, Aneesh Kumar, Jake Mezera, and Andre Prouty)

Northwestern University; Christopher Davis, teacher

 

First alternate:

Gender Parity Statement (Nicole Hillis, Katie Kearney, Brett Kelly, and Samuel Patchett)

San Francisco Conservatory of Music; Paul Welcomer, teacher

 

Second alternate:

6.5tet (Brandon Bird, Charles Dieterle, Dillon MacIntyre, and James Seymour)

Northwestern University; Douglas Wright, teacher

 

Honorable Mention:

The Boston Commoners (Austin Canon, Samuel George, Changwon Park, and Kyle Peck)

New England Conservatory of Music

 

Judges:

Nathaniel Brickens, University of Texas

Luis Fred, University of Central Florida/Trombones de Costa Rica

Péter Pálinkás, Corpus Trombone Quartet/Dohnanyi Orchestra Budafok