Eighth Annual Lyra Youth Competition
The FINAL ROUND!


Saturday, March 2, 2019
LIVE at the DiMenna Center for Classical Music
450 W 37th St, New York, NY 10018
6:00pm Junior Division |  7:15pm Senior Division

Tickets $20 General Admission / $15 Students

Watch the Live Stream and Vote!

Lyra Music is pleased to present the 2019 finalists, performing live at the DiMenna Center in NYC. Join us to hear these outstanding young musicians perform their competition selections. Finalists will compete for cash prizes or scholarships to the 2019 Lyra Summer Music Workshop. 
 
The finals are open to the public, live streamed through Facebook, and on our website.  Join the world-class musicians who will make up the Jury Panel, Tomoko Fujita, cellist, Renana Gutman, pianist, and Siwoo Kim, violinist, and listen like a judge! The audience can vote here on our website!  Streaming and voting ballot forms will go live on our website Saturday evening.  Audience tally will count as 1 vote on the panel.


Meet the Finalists
Junior Division (Ages 10-14)

Chelsie Lim, Cello  Age 14 Cresskill, NJ

Chelsie Lim, Cello
Age 14
Cresskill, NJ

Jessica Wu, Violin Age 14 Queens, NY

Jessica Wu, Violin
Age 14
Queens, NY

Oan Woo Park, Cello Age 12 New York, NY

Oan Woo Park, Cello
Age 12
New York, NY

Olivia Yang, Piano Age 14 Charlotte, NC

Olivia Yang, Piano
Age 14
Charlotte, NC

Sunjoo Lucas Park, Viola Age 10 Fort Lee, NJ

Sunjoo Lucas Park, Viola
Age 10
Fort Lee, NJ


Senior Division (Ages 15-18)

Lucas Amory, Piano Age 16  New York, NY

Lucas Amory, Piano
Age 16
New York, NY

Ashley Kim Age 17 Demarest, NJ

Ashley Kim
Age 17
Demarest, NJ

Christy Choi, Cello Age 16 Tenafly, NJ

Christy Choi, Cello
Age 16
Tenafly, NJ

Serin Isabelle Park, Violin Age 15 Fort Lee, NJ

Serin Isabelle Park, Violin
Age 15
Fort Lee, NJ

Nagyeom Jang, Cello Age 17 Hicksville, NY

Nagyeom Jang, Cello
Age 17
Hicksville, NY


Meet the Distinguished Judges for the Final Round

Tomoko Fujita, Cello

Tomoko Fujita, Cello

Renana Gutman, Piano  Photo Credit: Carlos Andres Dueñas

Renana Gutman, Piano
Photo Credit: Carlos Andres Dueñas

Siwoo Kim, Violin

Siwoo Kim, Violin