MTNA Winner

Congratulations to Ashley H.for her excellent performance winning alternate in the Maryland MTNA* Senior Woodwind Competition.
* MTNA =  Music Teacher’s National Association.

Wow! I am really proud of my students!

Our studio is represented in six youth orchestras this season! In addition to the winning places in the American Youth Philharmonic (AYP) Concert, Symphony and Philharmonic Orchestras (results were posted in July), and the Washington Metropolitan Youth Orchestra (WMYO), recent audition results are:

Maryland Classic Youth Orchestras (MCYO)


  • Jason H. Co-Principal
  • Ashley H. Co-Principal
  • Claire C.

Symphony (Principal results not yet announced.)

  • Austin M.
  • Ashley C.
  • SeYong P.


Potomac Valley Youth Orchestra (PVYO) 

Philharmonic (Principal results not yet announced.)

  • Grace G. 
  • Ashley C.

Symphony (Principal results not yet announced.)

  • Seung-Hyun K.


McLean Youth Orchestra (MYO)

  • Jaerin C.


D.C. Youth Orchestra Program (DCYOP)

Youth Philharmonic (Principal results not yet announced.) 

  • Devon K.

AYPO Roster for the 2017-2018 Season

Proud of my students who won auditions to participate in one of the premiere youth orchestras in the DC Metro Area.

American Youth Philharmonic

Paul Y.

American Youth Symphony

Kevin M.

Ashley C.

American Youth Concert Orchestra

Tsach M.

Angela S.

NVMTA Winners

Congratulations to the winners of the NVMTA – Northern Virginia Music Teachers – Woodwind Achievement Competition:
Primary Division: Angela S, 1st place; Devon K, 2nd place
Elementary Division: Tsach M, 1st place; Austin C, 3rd Place
Intermediate Division: Paul Y, 2nd place; Claire C, Honorable Mention
Senior Division: Ashely H, 1st place