COLLIN COUNTY YOUNG ARTIST COMPETITION
The live Preliminary Round auditions were held on Saturday, January 14, 2023 from 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM at Christ United Methodist Church. A total of 63 contestants auditioned that day with 12 contestants chosen to perform in the Finals at 6:00 PM. The Awards Ceremony was at 8:00 PM with medals given to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Place winners and ribbons given to Honorable Mention winners. Three Grand Prize Winners were chosen to perform with the Plano Symphony Orchestra at 8:00 PM on Saturday, March 18, 2023 at Christ United Methodist Church.
The March PSO concert is reserved seating. Special student ticket prices will be available soon for this concert.
CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL THE WINNERS!
2023 GRAND PRIZE WINNERS
2023 GRAND PRIZE WINNERS: Melody Guo (piano), Nicole Johnson (clarinet), Elim Wong (violin)
2023 FINALISTS (5 Strings, 3 Winds, 4 Piano)
PLACE WINNERS (1st, 2nd, 3rd, and Honorable Mention)
(Photos by Marion Deaton)