Chamber Music Division Winners and National Finalists

2015–2016

String

State Division School Name of Ensemble Teacher/Coach
MI

EC

University of Michigan Koinonia Trio
Hye-jin Cho, piano
Christine Li, violin
Nathaniel Pierce, cello
Amy Cheng
WV

E

West Virginia University

Midas String Quartet
Phillip Ducreay, violin
Diego Gabete-Rodriguez,violin
Ignacio Cuello-Miralves,viola
Christy Oscar, cello

Mikylah McTeer
MT

NW

University of Montana

Missoula Piano Trio
Adam Sears, piano
Sarah Harmsworth, violin
David Harmsworth, cello
Steven Hesla
TN

S

Vanderbilt University

Aurelius String Quartet
Mary Johnson, violin
Timothy Lowry, violin
Daniel Moore, viola
Alexander Krew, cello
Stephen Miahky
UT

 

SW

Brigham Young University Timpanogos Trio
Forrest Howell, piano
David Price, violin
Clark Evans, cello
Scott Holden
MO

 

WC

University of Missouri-Kansas City Allaudo Quartet
Sarah Gifford, violin
Nathan Humphrey, violin
Kenton Lanier, viola
Angela Holmes, cello
Scott Lee

 

Wind

State Div School Name of Ensemble Teacher/Coach
MI

EC

University of Michigan

Eero Quartet
David Foley, soprano saxophone
Andrea Voulgaris, alto saxophone
Lisa Keeney, tenor saxophone
Brendan Kelly, baritone saxophone
Timothy McAllister
NY

E

Eastman School of Music

Astutia Saxophone Quartet
Lauritz Eller, soprano saxophone
Annie Sawamura, alto saxophone
Drew Viavattine, tenor saxophone
Khanh Nguyen, baritone saxophone

Chien-Kwan Lin
ID

NW

University of Idaho trIaD
Sarah Chae, flute
Arthur Sagami, alto and baritone saxophone
Nicholas Zollo, piano
Jovanni De Pedro
OK

SC

Oklahoma State University Indarra Quartet
Damian Cheek, soprano saxophone
Charles Chadwell V, alto saxophone
Eric Stults, tenor saxophone
Kaylee Christensen, baritone saxophone
Jeffrey Loeffert 
GA

S

University of Georgia Nach
Rick Firestone, soprano saxophone
Caroline Halleck, alto saxophone
Hassan High, tenor saxophone
Charlie Young, baritone saxophone
Connie Frigo
AZ

SW

Arizona State University Droséra
Curren Myers, soprano saxophone
Tyler Flowers, alto saxophone
Andrew Lammly, tenor saxophone
Dan Meadows, baritone saxophone
Christopher Creviston
MO

WC

University of Missouri-Kansas City The Southpaw Quartet
Patrick Olmos, soprano saxophone
Walter Puyear, alto saxophone
Jared Marble, tenor saxophone
Chase Shumsky, baritone saxophone
Zachary Shemon