Congratulations to our six students who have been recognized as 2019 Orange County Register Artist of the Year Semi-Finalist in Instrumental Music and four students who have been recognized in Vocal Music!
The Instrumental Music discipline has been divided into five specialties: commercial music, jazz, piano and stings, winds and percussion, and world/cultural music. The semi-finalists in each specialty will be chosen by a panel of instrumental music teachers.
Instrumental Music Semi-Finalists:
Zheyuan “Andy” Zhuang, Alto Saxophone and Soprano Saxophone of ANHSTealTown
Kyle Dennis Wade Zagala, Drum Set of Tesoro High School
Megan Martono, Violin of ANHSTealTown
Pearleen Wang, Piano of Tesoro High School
Shannon Zhuang, Violin of Tesoro High School
Tayler Hinrichsen, Violin of Dana Hills High School
The Vocal Music discipline has been divided into three specialties: classical voice, commercial voice, and non-classical voice. The semi-finalists in each specialty will be chosen by a panel of vocal music teachers.
Vocal Music Semi-Finalists:
Hannah Anastasi, Commercial Voice of Tesoro High School
Lorelei Blau, Classical Voice of Tesoro High School
Sasha Zahradnik, Classical Voice of Dana Hills High School
Will Campisano, Commercial Voice of Dana Hills High School
Included in the articles below are endorsements from each student’s nominating teacher, the primary instrument(s) they play and a link to the student’s work, where available.
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