Christopher Adkins
Christopher Adkins

Dmitri Atapine
Dmitri Atapine

Emilio Colón

Andres Diaz
Andrés Díaz

Norman Fischer
Norman Fischer

Emanuel Gruber

Lynn Harrell

Ko Iwasaki
Ko Iwasaki

2015 TCU Cellofest

MARCH 5-7, 2015 Fort Worth, Texas

Jesús Castro-Balbi, Artistic Director


Zhu Mu

Christopher Adkins

Carlos Prieto
Carlos Prieto

Rhonda Rider
Rhonda Rider

Brinton Smith
Brinton Smith

Bion Tsang
Bion Tsang

Bion Tsang
David Ying


TCU Cellofest 2015

Congratulations to the winners of the Paul Olefsky Awards
at the Wayne Burak & Associates Concerto Competition

Sai Sai Ding (Pre-College Division)

Katherine Audas (College Division)

Maxine Olefsky presented Sai Sai and Katherine with the Paul Olefsky Awards.
Sai Sai and Katherine performed with the TCU Chamber Orchestra led by Germán Gutiérrez
March 7, 2015 in PepsiCo Recital Hall and will also receive $500.

The jury was Dr. Germán Gutierrez (Chair), Dmitri Atapine and Emanuel Gruber.

2015 TCU Cellofest Artists

Christopher Adkins
 Dallas Symphony Orchestra, SMU
Dmitri Atapine  U. of Nevada
Jesús Castro-Balbi TCU
Emilio Colón Indiana U.
Andrés Díaz SMU
Norman Fischer Rice U.
Emanuel GruberEast Carolina U.
Lynn Harrell USA
Ko Iwasaki Toho Conservatory
Namula Central Conservatory of Music
Carlos Prieto Mexico
Rhonda Rider Boston Conservatory, Boston U.
Brinton Smith Rice U.
Bion Tsang  UT Austin
David Ying Eastman School of Music
Zhu Mu Central Conservatory of Music
Elisabeth Adkins, Violin TCU
Jeanne Fischer, Piano
Abigail Fischer, Mezzo-soprano
Gloria Lin, Piano TCU
Yurie Iwasaki, Piano
Harold Martina, Piano TCU
John Owings, Piano TCU
Isaac Bustos, Guitar Texas A&M University
Alejandro Montiel, Guitar Sam Houston State U.
Cezanne String Quartet
Central Conservatory of Music Cello Ensemble
The Longhorn Cellos
TCU Cello Ensemble
German Gutierrez
TCU Symphony Orchestra

*Artists Subject to Change


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