Young Artists Competition - Mondavi Center at UC Davis

The 12th Annual Mondavi Center Young Artists National Competition offers the Founders Prize in Piano to U.S.-resident pianists ages 18–22, and the Young Artists Prize to California-resident pianists and instrumentalists ages 12–17.

Application deadline: October 1, 2015.
Click here for application

SEMIFINAL AUDITIONS
October 18, 2015: Peabody Conservatory of Music, Baltimore MD
October 25, 2015: Portland Piano Company, Portland OR
November 14, 2015: Steinway Piano Gallery, Beverly Hills CA
November 15, 2015: Mondavi Center for the Performing Arts, Davis CA
November 19, 2015: DiMenna Center, New York, NY
Additional audition cities and dates TBA

FINAL AUDITIONS
February 27-28, 2016: Mondavi Center for the Performing Arts, Davis CA



2015 WINNERS

We are pleased to announce the winners of the 2015 Mondavi Center Young Artists National Competition!

FOUNDERS DIVISION
Founders Prize in Cello Brannon Cho
Special Prize for performance of American Power Suite Russell Houston
Career Development Award ($300) Sophia Bacelar
Jared Blajian
Russell Houston
Anna Litvinenko
Charles Seo
YOUNG ARTISTS DIVISION
Instrumental Prize Geneva Lewis
Runner Up: SPLIT Hannah Song
Elena Ariza
Piano Prize Roger Xia
Runner Up: SPLIT Victor Xie
Elliot Wuu
Bouchaine Young Artists Prize: Napa Valley Festival del Sole Roger Xia
PRIZES
Founders Division Grand Prize: $5000
Runner-Up: $1500
Young Artists Division Piano Prize: $1500
Piano Runner-Up: $500
Instrumental Prize: $1500
Instrumental Runner-Up: $500
Additional Prizes Bouchaine Young Artists Prize: Napa Valley Festival Del Sole: $2,500
Special Prize for performance of American Power Suite: $500








IN PARTNERSHIP WITH

Concert Artists Guild Napa Valley Festival del Sole
Steinway & Sons