Congratulations to my pre-college student, Gabby Koepke, for winning 1st Prize in the Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra Young Artist Competition! Gabby won this concerto competition with her polished performance of the 1st movement of Mendelssohn’s Piano Concerto no. 1, op. 25. Way to go!
The DSSO Young Artist Competition is an annual event for music students 18 years old or younger living in Minnesota, Wisconsin, or Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. All instruments compete together at Weber Hall (University of Minnesota Duluth).