2017 Van Haney Finalists


Finalists (in alphabetical order):

Joseph Dubas

Civic Orchestra of Chicago; Michael Mulcahy and Jay Friedman, teachers

 

David Kidd

University of Alabama; Jon Whitaker, teacher

 

Timothy Maines

University of Texas at Austin; Nathaniel Brickens, teacher

 

First Alternate:

Lucas Steidinger

DePaul University; Mark Fisher and Charles Vernon, teachers

 

Second Alternate:

Stephen Farrell

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

 

Honorable Mention:

Tolga Akman

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

 

Judges:

Rebecca Cherian, Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

Mark Lawrence, San Francisco Symphony (retired)/San Francisco Conservatory

Lee Rogers, Washington National Opera/Kennedy Center Orchestra