The 6th Annual Lyra Youth Competition LIVE at the DiMenna Center

Saturday, March 11, 2017
The DiMenna Center for Classical Music
450 W. 37th Street | New York City

Junior Division 6:00pm
Senior Division 7:30pm
Award Ceremony 9:15pm

Live Stream


Lyra Music is pleased to present the 2017 finalists, performing live in NYC. Join us to hear these outstanding young musicians perform on our live Facebook Stream and vote for your favorite performer!

Today's competition will begin streaming at 6pm EST.
Please note that live streaming is not guaranteed, and may fluctuate depending on the strength of internet connections. Thank you for your understanding!

LIVE Stream:  

Jury Panel:
Michael Brown, pianist
Miho Weber, cellist
Melissa White, violinist
And YOU!  Audience members submit your voting ballot below!


Junior Division Finalists

Yunus Hokkaci Piano

Yunus Hokkaci
Piano

Kaelem Michel Piano

Kaelem Michel
Piano

Lesley Sung Piano

Lesley Sung
Piano

Connor Tsui Cello

Connor Tsui
Cello

Benjamin Wolfson Piano

Benjamin Wolfson
Piano

Alexandra Woroniecka, Violin

Alexandra Woroniecka, Violin

 

Junior Division - Vote here: 

One vote per email address per division.
Only votes submitted between 6 - 7:10pm on March 11 will be counted toward the final tally. Multiple votes from the same computer or device and/or email address will be deemed ineligible. Please join us for the announcement of the winners at roughly 9pm EST. Thank you for watching and participating!

 

Voting Closed!


Senior Division Finalists:

Jeremy Cha Cello

Jeremy Cha
Cello

Jack Shigeta Violin

Jack Shigeta
Violin

Hannah Sohn Cello

Hannah Sohn
Cello

Aoi Yazawa Piano

Aoi Yazawa
Piano

Christopher Yee Piano

Christopher Yee
Piano

ChaeLim Yoon Violin

ChaeLim Yoon
Violin

 

Senior Division - Vote here:

One vote per email address per division.
Only votes submitted between 7:30-9:10pm on March 11 will be counted toward the final tally. Multiple votes from the same computer or device and/or email address will be deemed ineligible. Please join us for the announcement of the winners at roughly 9pm EST. Thank you for watching and participating! 

 

Voting Closed!

 

Tonight's Program

Junior Division (ages 11-14)

Yunus Hokkaci, piano

Piano Sonata in F Major Op. 10, No.2, I. Allegro   

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)

Polonaise Op. 26 No. 1 

Frederic Chopin (1810-1849)

 

Connor Tsui, cello

Cello Concerto in E minor, Op.85, I. Adagio moderato 

Edward Elgar (1857-1934)

Cello sonata in D minor IV. Allegro  

Dmitri Shostakovich (1906-1975)

 

Kaelem Michel, piano

Prelude and Fugue in E Minor BWV 855 

J.S. Bach (1685-1750)

Prelude C# Minor Opus 3, No. 2  

Sergei Rachmaninoff (1873-1943)

 

Alexandra Woroniecka, violin

Violin Concerto No. 2 in D Minor, Op.22 I. Allegro moderato 

Henryk Wieniawski (1835-1880)

Sonata No.3 in C major BWV 1005 - Largo  

J.S.Bach (1685-1750)

 

Benjamin Wolfson, piano

Prelude and Fugue in D minor, BWV 851  

J.S. Bach (1685-1750)

Étude en douze exercises, S. 136: XII. Allegro non troppo  

Franz List (1811-1886)

 

Lesley Sung, piano

Prelude and Fugue BWV848  

J.S. Bach (1685-1750)

Concert Etude No 2. S.145 Gnomenreigen 

Franz Liszt (1811-1886)


 

Senior Division (ages 15-18)

 

Jeremy Cha, cello

Cello Suite No. 2 in D Minor, BWV 1008, I. Prelude   

J.S. Bach (1685-1750)

Concerto in E minor, Op. 85, I. Adagio moderato   

Edward Elgar (1857-1934)

 

Christopher Yee, piano

Piano Sonata in E Minor, Op. 7, 1. Allegro moderato  

Edvard Grieg (1843-1907)

Sonata No. 27 in E Minor, Op. 90 Mov.1  

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)

 

ChaeLim Yoon, violin

Violin Sonata No.2 Andante 

J.S. Bach (1685-1750)

Violin Concerto in D Major, Op.35- I. Allegro moderato  

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1840-1893)

 

Hannah Sohn, cello

Cello Suite No.1, Allemande  

J.S. Bach (1685-1750)

Cello Concerto No. 1 in A minor, Op. 33 - III. Tempo primo   

Camille Saint-Saëns (1835-1921)

 

Aoi Yazawa, piano

 L'isle joyeuse  

Claude Debussy (1862-1918)

Piano Sonata No.2 Op.19 g-# minor  I. Andante  

Alexander Scriabin (1872-1915)

 

Jack Shigeta, violin

Concerto in E minor, Op. 64, I. Allegro molto appassionato 

Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)

Sonata No. 1 in G minor, BWV 1001, Presto 

J.S. Bach (1685-1750)

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