Youth Symphony Concerto Competition

Join us this Sunday, May 19, at Robertson & Sons Violin Shop for the annual Youth Symphony concerto competition! 

Come listen to the 13 contestants perform the preliminary round session from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM then return at 6:00 PM to hear the finalists compete for the win. 

This event is FREE to the public. We encourage all K-12 music students and their families to attend and be inspired!

1:00 PM - Halle Downs, violin (Mendelssohn)
1:08 PM - Jessica Cubedo, double bass (Vanhal)
1:16 PM - David Elder, viola (Weber)
1:24 PM - Vivien McCullough, flute (Ibert)
1:32 PM - Catherine Williard, cello (Kabalevsky)
1:40 PM - Jocelyn Haroldson, violin (Saint-Saens)
1:48 PM - break
1:56 PM - Wesley Dong, piano (Rachmoninoff)
2:04 PM - Chelsey Southwell, violin (Bruch)
2:12 PM - Jayme Eck, cello (Kabalevsky)
2:20 PM - Christopher Holets, viola (Paganini)
2:28 PM - Addison Bosch, trumpet (Bohme)
2:36 PM - Lorenzo Gallegos Jr., violin (Lalo)
2:44 PM - R. Levi Jensen, cello (Elgar)
2:52 PM - break 
3:15 PM (approximate) – finalists announced live/photos taken
6:00 PM – Finalists Recital and Awards
7:30 PM - approximate end time


We rely on donations from generous individuals and businesses like you to provide symphonic performance experiences to Albuquerque’s talented young musicians and access to music education for students in need.

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Contact Us

Albuquerque Youth Symphony Program
4407 Menaul Blvd. NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110

PO Box 30961
Albuquerque, NM 87190