Youth Concerto Competition

General Information

The Pikes Peak Philharmonic hosts an annual competition for instrumental performers in the Pikes Peak area.

Due to the global pandemic and to maintain the safety of all participants based on current guidelines the Pikes Peak Philharmonic Board has decide to change the format and eligibility requirements for the 2021 Youth Concerto Competition.

Please see the Competition Rules and Guidelines and Competition Score Sheet for audition information and requirements.

For more information, please contact the competition coordinator at concerto@pikespeakphil.org or send us a message using our contact form.

Past Concerto Competition Winners

  • Jayna Powell (cello) – 2020
  • Jay Henry Gregg (cello) – 2019
  • Emma Johnson (violin) – 2018
  • Jory Lane (violin) – 2017
  • Jessica Shand (flute) – 2016
  • Ethan Blake (cello) – 2015
  • Sarah Phillips (violin) – 2014
  • Nathanael Leavitt (violin) – 2013
  • Bryant So (violin) – 2012
  • Bryan Gannon (trombone) – 2011
  • Tonya Buettner (violin) – 2010
  • Josh Brewer (violin) – 2009
  • Paul Wright (piano) – 2008
  • Tom Giles (saxophone) – 2007
  • Sami Foster (piano), John Napier (violin) – 2006
  • Natalie Goble (piano), David Siegel (violin), Dan Foster (clarinet) – 2005
  • Rami Foster (piano), Laura Weiner (horn) – 2004
  • Sarah Smith (flute), Jessica Zhang (piano), Julie Meyer (violin), Jacob & Jeno Saghi (violin) – 2003
  • Aaron Perdue (flute), Michael Mccallum (trombone) – 2002
  • Annie Aderman (violin) – 2001
  • Alexander Tran (piano) – 2000