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Conservatory Gala’s young stars shine
Chloe Trevor was the violin soloist on “Tango” by Carlos Gardel for the Conservatory Gala on Friday at the Community Concert Hall at Fort Lewis College. Conductor Arkady Fomin led the orchestra, which totaled 72 musicians.
Conservatory winners

The 5th Young Artist Conservatory Music in the Mountains Competition was held July 15 at Roshong Hall at Fort Lewis College. Twelve finalists were chosen from 28 semifinalists to compete for the competition awards. The jury included Guillermo Figueroa, Arkady Fomin, Jesus Castro-Balbi, Thomas Loewenheim and Misha Vitenson:
Grand Prize: Jacqueline Audas, violin ($750). Audas will perform with Music in the Mountains Festival Orchestra on Saturday.
First Prize: Hyunjeong Kwak, cello ($500).
Second Prize: Diego Caetano, piano, ($250).
Director Award: Katherine Audas, cello ($150).
Audience Favorite (Conservatory Idol): Jacqueline Audas ($150).
Special Recognition was given to violinist Clarice Collins for individual performance improvement throughout the years of participation at Conservatory Music in the Mountains ($100).

Review

Gala, Conservatory Music in the Mountains, 7:30 p.m., Friday, July 19, 2013, Community Concert Hall at Fort Lewis College. Works by Schubert, Haydn, Brahms, Grieg, Gardel and Piazzolla. Soloists Hyunjeong Kwak, Diego Caetano and Chloe Trevor; conductors Arkady Fomin, Gary Needham and Thomas Loewenheim.
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Tickets available by phone at 385-6820, online at www.musicinthemountains.com or at the festival office at 1063 Main Ave.
Today: “Elements of Rhythm,” chamber concert, 7 p.m., $15-$39, First Baptist Church, 332 E. 11th St. Mozart – selections from “The Marriage of Figaro”; Orff – “Carmina Burana,” Five Movements for 10 Wind Players; Mendelssohn – Octet for strings in E-flat major.
Next Generation IV, Conservatory young artists, 7:30 p.m., $10-$20, Roshong Recital Hall at Fort Lewis College.
Wednesday: Clavier Trio, 7:30 p.m., $10-$20, Roshong Recital Hall at Fort Lewis College. Haydn – Trio in C; Kodaly – Duo for Violin and Cello; Smetana – Trio in G.

Future of classical music is now

Chloe Trevor was the violin soloist on “Tango” by Carlos Gardel for the Conservatory Gala on Friday at the Community Concert Hall at Fort Lewis College. Conductor Arkady Fomin led the orchestra, which totaled 72 musicians.
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