Student Achievements

2016-2017 Carolina Youth Symphony, Clarinet Section

  • Gabrielle Elise Phillips

2016 South Carolina All-State Band, Clarinet Section

  • Thomas Palmer

2016  Judges’ Scholarship from Music Club of Greenville

  • Thomas Palmer

2015 University of Michigan BM- Full Scholarship

  • David Namkoong (Former Student)

2015 Interlochen Summer Arts Camp

  • Nathan Lee (Former Student)

2014 North Dakota MTNA Competition

“Senior Solo Performance” Category

  • First Place Winner- Ian Kakac (NDSU Clarinet Studio)
  • Alternate Winner- Max Sommers (NDSU Clarinet Studio)

2013 NDSU-MSUM University Symphony Orchestra Concerto Competition

  • First Place Winner- Zach Pavlicek (NDSU Clarinet Studio)

2013 North Dakota MTNA Competition

“Young Artist Performance” Category

  • First Place Winner- Zach Pavlicek (NDSU Clarinet Studio)
  • Alternate Winner- Greta Teigen (NDSU Clarinet Studio)

“Chamber Music Wind” Category

  • Alternate Winner- NDSU Woodwind Quintet

2013-2015 Fargo-Moorhead Area Youth Symphony

  • Kalena Taralson Fargo South High School, ND (Private Clarinet Studio)
  • Ian Kakac Hawley High School, MN (Private Clarinet Studio)
  • Michael Kuklok, Centra Cass High School, ND (Private Clarinet Studio)

2013 First Chair Clarinet Section in Michigan All-State Middle School Band

  • Nathan Lee (Former Student)

2012 & 2013 Luzerne Music Center

  • Nathan Lee (Former Student)

2012 Huron High School Concerto Competition Winner

  • Oscar Chen & Jin Woo Lee

2012 AASPA Youth Symphony Orchestra

  • Micaela Keller
  • Molly Ripka

2012 Michigan All-State High School Band

  • Sam Keller

2012 Michigan All-State Middle School Band

  • Micaela Keller

2011 Michigan Youth Ensemble

  • Oscar Chen

2011 University of Michigan Campus Orchestra Concerto Competition -Winner

  • Dar Wei Chen

2011 Michigan Youth Ensemble

  • David Namkoong