Prize-winning Students

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2016

AJ Branton - receives an ‘honorable mention’ in the string category of the ‘Young Artist Award Instrumental and Vocal Competition’

Marc Saura - selected to perform at Carnegie Hall in NY representing the International School of Music


2015

Marc Saura - Second Prize at the Beatty Classical Guitar Competition in DC (Youth Division)

Suhas Venkatesan - Second Prize at the Beatty Classical Guitar Competition in DC (Junior Division)

Isabelle Segel-Landon - Fourth Prize at the Beatty Classical Guitar Competition in DC

Lelia Warner - First Prize at the Salisbury Classical Guitar Competition and Festival

AJ Branton - Finalist and ‘Best Performance by a Living Composer’ prize at the Salisbury Guitar Competition and Festival


2014

AJ Branton - First Prize at the Beatty Classical Guitar Competition in DC 

Suhas Venkatesan - Second Prize at the Beatty Classical Guitar Competition in DC

Isabelle Segel-Landon - Third Prize at the Beatty Classical Guitar Competition in DC

Marc Saura - Fourth Prize at the Beatty Classical Guitar Competition in DC

Noor Warner - Fifth Prize at the Beatty Classical Guitar Competition in DC

Marc Saura - First Prize at the Salisbury Classical Guitar Competition and Festival

(All Youth Division: 12 and under)


                         











2013

Katie Cho - Second Prize winner at the Guitar Foundation of America - Youth Division

Katie Cho - First Prize in the Junior Division, Grand Prize and ‘Composer’s Prize’ at the Beatty Classical Guitar Competition in DC. As a result she opened a concert for David Russell at the Marlow Guitar Series.

Katie Cho - Second Prize at the Young Artist Competition for all instruments, Gaithersburg, MD

AJ Branton -  Third Prize at the Beatty Classical Guitar Competition in DC - Youth Division

Marc Saura - Fourth Prize at the Beatty Classical Guitar Competition in DC - Youth Division

Marc Saura - Finalist and ‘Best Performance by a Living Composer’ prize at the Salisbury Guitar Competition and Festival


2012

Katie Cho = First Prize at the Beatty Classical Guitar Competition in DC - Youth Division

Harshal Shah - Second Prize at the Beatty Classical Guitar Competition in DC - Youth Division

Katie Cho - First Prize winner at the Salisbury Guitar Festival and Competition

Harshal Shah - Second Prize and ‘Best Performance by a Living Composer’ Prize at the Salisbury Guitar Festival and Competition


2011

Katie Cho  - Second Prize and Grand Prize at the Beatty Classical Guitar Competition in DC -Youth Division. Katie was the youngest student to ever receive this prize and as a result opened a concert for Mark Ashford at the Marlow Guitar Series

Harshal Shah - Third Prize at Beatty Guitar Competition in DC -  Youth Division