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Two KU piano students named finalists in Hays Symphony Orchestra Competition

Friday, November 19, 2010

Two KU piano students were recently named as finalists in the 2010 Hays Symphony Orchestra Young Artist Competition preliminary round. Andrew Petracca and Stanton Nelson, both studying under Professor Jack Winerock, will perform with the Hays Symphony Orchestra in February 2011 to compete as soloists in the final round of this competition.

For more information, contact the KU School of Music at 785-864-9742. music.ku.edu

 



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