And the winners are: Oahu pianists top Kamuela Philharmonic Orchestra’s Youth Concerto Competition
By Special to West
Hawaii Today | Friday, February 5, 2021, 12:05 a.m.
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Aimee Okagawa, 15, lives in Honolulu and is a ninth-grader at Iolani School. She won her age bracket with her performance of the first movement of Edvard Grieg’s First Piano Concerto. (Courtesy photos/Special to West Hawaii today)
Ten-year-old Crystal Ferreira, a student of Thomas Yee of Honolulu, lives in Manoa. She won her age bracket with her performance of the first movement of Felix Mendelssohn’s First Piano Concerto.
For the first time, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Kamuela Philharmonic Orchestra conducted its annual “Madeline Schatz-Harris Youth Concerto Competition” in a virtual setting.