Loading Events
This event has passed.

2023 Performance Information

Students chosen from among NVMTA’s Concerto competition winners will perform with the Amadeus Orchestra on May 14, 2023, 4 pm at Saint Luke’s Church, 7001 Georgetown Pike, McLean, VA. Tickets can be purchased HERE

This year’s program will mark our third collaboration with director Scott Wood and the Amadeus Orchestra.

Congratulations to the following students who will be performing concertos in the 2023 program written by Mendelssohn, Beethoven, J.C. Bach, de Beriot, Mozart, and Rossini:

Kevin Shen, student of Silva Blazquez (piano)
Ethan Chen, student of Patricia Huff-Palumbo (piano)
Brandon Kim, student of Miron Yampolsky (string)
James Post, student of Chris Sanchez (string)
Daniel Yeum, student of Trevor Mowry (WW)
Angela Shen, student of Albert Hunt (WW)


Here is a sample video shared with permission from one of the 2022 performers to demonstrate the professionalism of the young artists. The bios of the 2023 winners will be posted prior to the performance.

2022 student performers with Amadeus Orchestra

Competition Requirements

Robert Spencer Piano Competition Requirements

Concerto Competition String Requirements

Concerto Competition Woodwind Requirements



We need your help to keep this a regular event for our amazing concerto winners. Your financial contributions for this event will be greatly appreciated.  Donations can be made securely on this website. Our fundraising goal for 2023 is $10,000.  This can be a pivotal experience for young musicians!

Be sure to note that it is in support of NVMTA/Amadeus Program.