RESULTS AND PICTURES OF SOME PREVIOUS COMPETITIONS

2017

The 30th annual Eastbourne Symphony Orchestra Young Soloist Competition took place in January and February 2017.

Results of the 2017 final

(18 and over category)

1st ESO Young Soloist Award: Coco Tomita (violin)

2nd Cox Memorial Memorial Prize: Hannah Corcoran (saxophone)

3rd Colonel Howes Award: Samuel Taber (bass trombone)

Runners-up: Edward Leung (piano) and Charlotte Saluste-Bridoux (violin)

(17 and under category)

1st Duke of Devonshire Award: Coco Tomita (violin)

2nd St Cecilia Bequest (joint winners): Caleb Curtis (cello) and Amber Emson (violin)

Please click here for a review of the final by Robin Gregory

Please click here for a copy of the programme for the final

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2016

The 29th annual Eastbourne Symphony Orchestra Young Soloist Competition took place in January and February 2016.

Results of the 2016 final

(18 and over category)

1st ESO Young Soloist Award: Jamal Aliyev (cello)

2nd Cox Memorial Memorial Prize: Ben Goldscheider (horn)

3rd Colonel Howes Award: Cristian Sandrin (piano)

Runners-up: Thomas Isaac (cello) and Emma Halnan (flute)

(17 and under category)

1st Duke of Devonshire Award: Leah Park (piano)

2nd St Cecilia Bequest: Hambel Goodchild (flute)

Please click here for a review of the final by Robin Gregory

Please click here for a copy of the programme for the final

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2015

The 28th annual Eastbourne Symphony Orchestra Young Soloist Competition took place in January and February 2015. 

Results of the 2015 final

(18 and over category)
1st ESO Young Soloist Award: Gen Li (piano)
2nd Cox Memorial Prize: Emma Hanlan (flute)
3rd Colonel Howes Award: Naufal Mukumi (pianist)
Runners-up: Stephanie Childress (violin) and Thomas Isaac (cello)

(17 and under category)
1st Duke of Devonshire Award: Stephanie Childress (violin)
2nd St Cecilia Bequest: Andrew Samarasekara (violin)

Please click here for a review of the final by Robin Gregory

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2014

 

Click here for Robin Gregory's independent review of the final 2014

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2013 

For a review of the final of 2013 by Robin Gregory please click here 

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