2017 Young Artist Instrumental Competition Winners

The James and Katherine Andrews 2017 Young Artist Instrumental Competition was held recently in SUNY Potsdam's Hosmer Hall. Pictured from left to right are: Kenneth Andrews, Music Director/Conductor of the Orchestra of Northern New York; John Lindsey, ONNY concertmaster and competition judge; Nicholas Cantello (French Horn), Syracuse, second place winner; Silas Smith (harp), Malone, third place winner; Hannah Sohn (cello), Colonie, first place winner; Eugenia Tsarov and John Ellis, competition judges. The competition requires students to play from memory a piece selected from an approved repertoire. Ms. Sohn will perform with the Orchestra at its upcoming concert, The Planets, at 7:30 pm, Saturday, March 18 and 3:00 pm, Sunday, March 19. For tickets or more information, visit www.onny.org or call 315-267-3251.