Caroline Cole wins Virginia Parker Prize

By |2016-11-15T01:18:41-05:00October 28th, 2014|Alumni Achievements|

Congratulations to Caroline Cole who recently won the Canada Council for the Arts prestigious Virginia Parker Prize of $25,000. The prize—established in 1982—is awarded annually to a Canadian classical musician under the age of 32 who demonstrates outstanding talent and musicianship. [...]

YAHS Alumni to Play in Lyon & Healy Festival

By |2016-11-15T01:18:41-05:00October 31st, 2013|Alumni Achievements|

Pictured L. to R: Madeline Blood, Natalie Hoffmann, Katherine Siochi, and Madeline Olson. Four YAHS alumni have been invited to perform in masterclasses at the upcoming Lyon & Healy 150th Birthday Festival, which takes place June 4–7, 2014. [...]

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Caroline Cole Named to Astral Artists Roster

By |2016-11-15T01:18:41-05:00October 31st, 2013|Alumni Achievements|

Caroline Cole (YAHS 2005, 2007 2012) became the second harpist ever to join the roster of Astral Artists, following their 2013 audition season. (Former YAHS Guest Artist Bridget Kibbey has also performed for Astral.) Cole first attended YAHS as a [...]

Anna Odell Wins First Place at ASTA

By |2016-11-15T01:18:41-05:00October 31st, 2013|Alumni Achievements|

Anna Odell (YAHS 2005, 2009) was the Senior Division winner in the harp category of the 2013 American String Teachers Association National Solo Competition, which was held April 6–8, 2013, at Merkin Hall, in New York City. Odell currently attends [...]

YAHS Alums Shine at AHS National Competition

By |2016-11-15T01:18:41-05:00June 21st, 2013|Alumni Achievements|

Young Artist's Harp Seminar and Competition alumni took top honors at the 2013 AHS National Competition! We're proud of you! Natalie Hoffmann (YAHS 2008, 09, 12) Second Place Young Professional Division Katherine Siochi (YAHS 2006, 07, 08, 10) First Place, [...]

YAHS Alumni Shine in Philadelphia Harp Competition

By |2016-11-15T01:18:41-05:00February 24th, 2013|Alumni Achievements|

Bravo to YAHS alumni Anya Garipoli (2010–12), who received First Prize in the Philadelphia Harp Competition held Feb. 23, 2013, in Wyncote, Pa. Congratulations also to Allison Janney (2012), who received Second Prize. The event was sponsored by the Philadelphia Chapter [...]

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Alums play for Nezet-Seguin

By |2016-11-15T01:18:41-05:00February 3rd, 2013|Alumni Achievements|

Allison Janney (right) and Anna Odell (not pictured) played for The Philadelphia Orchestra's Yannick Nezet-Seguin at The Curtis Institute of Music. YAHS alums Allison Janney (2012) and Anna Odell (2005, 2009) had the opportunity to work with The [...]

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