MCYO and PVYO Audition Results

Another Great Audition Season for the Studio!

Maryland Classic Youth Orchestra (MCYO)


Austin M., Principal
Claire C.
SeYong P.


Tsach M.

Young Artists

Kevin W.


Potomac Valley Youth Orchestra (PVYO)


Ashley C.
Tsach M.


Cole M.

Congratulations to my fantastic students!

All-National Concert Band

Congratulations to Austin M for earning a position in the clarinet section of the 2018 NAfME* All-National Honor Concert Band. He will be performing with the band at Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort at Walt Disney World, Orlando, FL in November, 2018.

  • NAfME (National Association for Music Education) is the most important professional organization for public school music teachers. 

Winners in YMIC 2018 Washington National Youth Music Competition

Our studio did quite well in the recent Young Musicians Inspiring Change Washington National Your Music Competition, with all entrants earning either first or second place in their respective categories.
Congratulations to:
Angela S, 1st place 5-6 Division
Krystal W, 1st Place 7-8 Division
Claire C, 1st place 11-12 Division
Kevin M, 2nd place, 11-12 Division
I’m so proud of my fantastic students!
Complete results are on the YMIC website:

NVMTA Woodwind Achievement Competition Winners

Congratulations to the winners of the 2018 Woodwind Achievement Competition sponsored by Northern Virginia Music Teachers Association (NVMTA)


Senior (Grades 11-12)

  • Claire Cheng, 2ndPlace

Junior (Grades 9-10)

  • Tsach Mackey, 1stPlace

Elementary (Grades 7-9)

  • Krystal Wu, 1stPlace
  • Jimmy Yeum, 3rdPlace
  • Angela Shen, Honorable Mention

Primary (Grade 6 and under)

  • Devon Ke 2nd Place
  • Joey Ahn, 3rd Place
  • Jerry Du, Honorable Mention