2016 York Symphony Orchestra Song Contest Winners

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(L to R): Galen Brubaker, Drew Scheib, Abigail Wood, Lucas Sherman, Julia Potter, Miranda Kovach, Adalia Alexis, and Assistant Conductor, Stephen Czarkowski!!

THE DEADLINE FOR THE SONG CONTEST SUBMISSIONS HAS PASSED.
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR WINNERS:

In the 9th through 12th grade category:
GALEN BRUBAKER, GRADE 9, RED LION SR. HIGH SCHOOL
COMPOSITION: “SENTIMENTO #2 (ANDANTE, ALLEGRO MODERATO)” FIRST PLACE

LUCAS SHERMAN, GRADE 11, SUSQUEHANNOCK HIGH SCHOOL,
COMPOSITION: “VALOR – MOVEMENT NO. I: THE BATTLE OF DAWN AND DUSK” SECOND PLACE

In the 6th through 8th grade category:
ABIGAIL WOOD, GRADE 8, EASTERN YORK MIDDLE SCHOOL,
COMPOSITION: “A DAY IN ITALY” FIRST PLACE

JULIA POTTER, GRADE 6, KEYSTONE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY,
COMPOSITION: “BENAIAH AND THE LION” SECOND PLACE

In the 3rd through 5th grade category:
MIRANDA KOVACH, GRADE 5, ST. ROSE OF LIMA SCHOOL,
COMPOSITION: “IN PURSUIT” FIRST PLACE

ADALIA ALEXIS, GRADE 5, DALLASTOWN INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL,
COMPOSITION – “THE QUEST OF THE AMAZON” SECOND PLACE

DREW SCHEIB, GRADE 4, FISHING CREEK ELEMENTARY – WEST SHORE SCHOOL DISTRICT
COMPOSITION: “WHIRLPOOL” HONORABLE MENTION

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Lennon and McCartney, Prince, Frederic Chopin, Adele, Duke Ellington, Irving Berlin, Mozart,-
have you ever dreamed of adding your name to the list of great songwriters?

Young people are invited to enter the 39th Annual York Symphony Orchestra Song Writing Contest!

Winners receive a cash prize and first place winners will have their winning composition orchestrated and
performed by the York Symphony Orchestra during our Young Person’s Concert on November 2nd and 3rd
at the Strand-Capitol Performing Arts Center.

More details about the contest can be found by clicking here: 2016 Song Contest Rules and Entry Form.

Deadline is September 30, 2016.