Arts and Culture
9:26 am
Thu April 3, 2014

Friday @2, ASO YAC Winners!

First Place Winner Willa Finck
First Place Winner Willa Finck

Listen this "Friday @2" for another live-performance program on WCQS. This week we will feature the winners of the Asheville Symphony Orchestra (ASO) Young Artist Competition (YAC!)

The ASO held its competition, open to all students, ages 9-18 (excluding college students), who play string, wind and percussion instruments as well as piano, classical guitar and harp, on March 22nd. Three winners were chosen; pianists Ayano Annis and Christopher Tavernier tied for second place, and violinist Willa Finck was awarded first place.

You can hear these amazing young musicians recorded in the performances that won them their prizes this Friday at 2pm. Dick Kowal did the recording and will be your host.