Education

2021 SV Music Competition
2021 Competition is now open as an online format due to COVID-19.

2020 SV Youth Summer Music Camp
2020 Music Camp has been canceled due to COVID-19.

2021 SILICON VALLEY
MUSIC COMPETITION

Application Deadline: March 20
Video Link Submission: April 3
Results Announcement: April 19


Application Form


Competition Application (pdf)
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▪ COMPETITION SCHEDULE DATES:

1. APPLICATION DEADLINE: Saturday, MARCH 20, 2021
2. VIDEO LINK SUBMISSION: Saturday, APRIL 3, 2021
3. RESULTS ANNOUNCEMENT: Monday, APRIL 19, 2021

▪ HOST: SILICON VALLEY PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA

▪ COMPETITION SCHOOL GROUPS:

· Elementary (1st-5th), Middle(6th-8th), High(9th-12th)

▪ INSTRUMENTAL CLASSES:

· Strings(Violin, Viola, Cello), Woodwinds(Flute, Oboe, Clarinet), Piano(Piano), Ensemble(3-9 Players)

▪ APPLICATION PACKET: Application, Photocopy of Music Score, Fee($85/Solo, $55/Each Player for Ensemble)

▪ HOW TO APPLY: Choose one of the ways below in preference by deadline.

· ONLINE: Email your application and score(pdf), and PayPal your fee to SVconductor@gmail.com.

· OFFLINE: Mail your application packet to SVPHIL(P.O. Box 18341, San Jose, CA 95158).

▪ APPLICATION DOWNLOAD:  www.SVPHIL.org/education

▪ COMPETITION INFO:  www.SVPHIL.org, Phone: 408-890-0335,  Email: SVconductor@gmail.com


 ONLINE COMPETITION and VIDEO SUBMISSION RULES

1. Applicants can choose a movement of classical music piece and perform to the end without repeat. For Solo Competition, fast movement of standard concertos or sonatas are suggested performing up to 10 minutes. For Ensemble Competition, in addition, Arrangement of standard pieces or World Premiere pieces are acceptable up to 12 minutes. Including Cadenza is acceptable.

2. Each player for an ensemble team has to submit application individually. No return your application, score, or fee. There is $50 of late fee for submitting application after application deadline.

3. You can change your repertoire anytime even after submitting your application.

4. Accompaniment is not allowed for this year online competition. Play as solo.

5. Although we recommend memorizing the piece, it is not mandatory. You may use a music stand, not blocking your performance.

6. Please produce your video recording clearly including whole your upper body, face, both hands, bows and instruments. And additionally both feet for cello and piano. Make the best angle. Better quality makes better results.

7. No pause, stop or edit the video recording is permitted.

8. To avoid reusing or sharing the video with any other competitions, you have to verbally mention that "This is a video recording to apply 2021 Silicon Valley Music Competition." at the beginning of the recording as well as introducing your name, school grade, musical instrument and the title of the music piece followed by your performance .

9. Upload your video recording to YouTube and send us an email with the link as privacy of "UNLISTED".

10. Your YouTube video link submission is by Saturday, April 3, 2021 at 11:59 pm. No video can be accepted after then.

11. Please always put your name and instrument on the title of your video and email.

12. No winner might be chosen depending on performance.

13. The Grand Place players of the last year are not acceptable to apply to the same instrumental class of current year competition.

14. Any other information or consideration, please contact SVPHIL at 408.890.0335 or email to SVconductor@gmail.com.

COMPETITION AWARDS

· For the competition, Grand, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and Honors places are chosen and given Award Certificate and Souvenir by instrumental classes in each school group.

· The Top Grand Place Winner of High School Group: Award Certificate with $200 Scholarship

· The Top Grand Place Winner of Middle School Group: Award Certificate with $100 Scholarship

· The Top Grand Place Winner of Elementary School Group: Award Certificate with $100 Scholarship

· The Top Grand Place Winner of Ensemble Category: Award Certificate with $200 Scholarship


2021 Competition Results will be posted at 7:00 PM on Monday, April 19, 2021.


2021 COMPETITION RESULTS


2021 GRAND PLACE WINNERS
For SCHOLARSHIP 

• High School Group: Emily Hwang, Viola
• Middle School Group: Elena Weng, Piano
• Elementary School Group: Cara Wang, Cello
• Ensemble Group: X

VIOLIN HIGH

• GRAND PLACE: Hiro Yoshimura
• 1st. PLACE: Ellen Kim
• 2nd. PLACE: Honor Cho, Christopher Park
• 3rd. PLACE: Victoria Lee, Ray Chuang
• HONORS CIRCLE: Victor Lin

VIOLIN HIGH 10th Grade

• GRAND PLACE: Jimin Koo
• 1st. PLACE: Serin Myung
• 2nd. PLACE: Joel Kim
• 3rd. PLACE: Minjeong Kim, Tanish Kumar
• HONORS CIRCLE: Ellie Kim, Emma Huang, Chloe Huang

VIOLIN MIDDLE HIGH

• GRAND PLACE: Madison Lin
• 1st. PLACE: Claire Choi
• 2nd. PLACE: Ashley Huang, Joshua Kim
• 3rd. PLACE: Annabelle Lee, Peter Yoon
• HONORS CIRCLE: Yoonseo Lee, Sue Yeon Park, Toby Wong

VIOLIN MIDDLE

• GRAND PLACE: X
• 1st. PLACE: Jina Han
• 2nd. PLACE: Junnosuke Yanagisawa, Felix Chuang
• 3rd. PLACE: Christina Hong
• HONORS CIRCLE: Jessica Kim, Claire Sim

VIOLIN ELEMENTARY

• GRAND PLACE: X
• 1st. PLACE: Jesse Kim, Kayla Hwang
• 2nd. PLACE: Yuni Lee
• 3rd. PLACE: Jia Park, Lumi Kim
• HONORS CIRCLE: Allison Kim

VIOLA HIGH

• GRAND PLACE: Emily Hwang
• 1st. PLACE: Jiwho Kwun
• 2nd. PLACE: Sean Lee
• 3rd. PLACE: Serena Nam
• HONORS CIRCLE: Ellie Kim, Jiah Jung

VIOLA MIDDLE

• GRAND PLACE: Andrew Hwang
• 1st. PLACE: Jenna Kim, Jennifer Kang
• 2nd. PLACE: David Kim, Rebekah Sung
• 3rd. PLACE: Michelle Choi
• HONORS CIRCLE: Minjoon Jo, Elisabeth Kim

VIOLA ELEMENTARY

• 1st. PLACE: X
• 2nd. PLACE: Jiwoo Lee
• 3rd. PLACE: Sean J. Choi
• HONORS CIRCLE: Stella Koo, Claire Kim

CELLO HIGH

• GRAND PLACE: X
• 1st. PLACE: Yutae Jung
• 2nd. PLACE: Dana Kim
• 3rd. PLACE: Brandon Bao

CELLO MIDDLE

• GRAND PLACE: Theodore Tak
• 1st. PLACE: Nolan Woo
• 2nd. PLACE: Norton S. Cha
• 3rd. PLACE: Franny Huang

CELLO ELEMENTARY

• GRAND PLACE: Cara Wang
• 1st. PLACE: X
• 2nd. PLACE: X
• 3rd. PLACE: X

WOODWIND HIGH

• GRAND PLACE: X
• 1st. PLACE: Dyne Lee-Cla, Alexis Kwon-Fl
• 2nd. PLACE: Kyuwon Kim-Cla, Ahra Choi-Cla, Tianhui Bu-Fl
• 3rd. PLACE: Juno Kim-Cla, Kyleen Liao-Ob
• HONORS CIRCLE: Caroline Kao-Ob, Daniel Seo-Cla

WOODWIND MIDDLE

• GRAND PLACE: X
• 1st. PLACE: Olivia S. Park-Fl
• 2nd. PLACE: Anna Park-Fl, Emma Park-Fl
• 3rd. PLACE: Hyeongjoo Ham-Cla, Claire Lee-Fl, Chloe S. Hahn-Cla
• HONORS CIRCLE: Grace Wong-Fl

PIANO HIGH

• GRAND PLACE: Amy Jung
• 1st. PLACE: Elisha Myoung
• 2nd. PLACE: Leo Chun, Serin Myung
• 3rd. PLACE: Alexis Lee, Crystal Cheng
• HONORS CIRCLE: James Lee, Ethan Park

PIANO MIDDLE

• GRAND PLACE: Elena Weng
• 1st. PLACE: Tompson Li, Oliver Corro
• 2nd. PLACE: Erica Lee
• 3rd. PLACE: Hyun Hong, Jane Ser
• HONORS CIRCLE: Isabela Margain, Lydia H. Thomas

PIANO ELEMENTARY

• GRAND PLACE: Sora Corro
• 1st. PLACE: Hiroshi Corro, Rajit Pandey
• 2nd. PLACE: Kayla Yoon, Erin Kim, Brandon Park
• 3rd. PLACE: Hannah Kim, Mark Liu, Rachel Li
• HONORS CIRCLE: Hayden Kim, Musong Kim

ENSEMBLE

• GRAND PLACE: X
• 1st. PLACE: SV Viola Quartet (Christopher Oh, Chahee Park, Jiwho Kwun, Sean Lee)
• 2nd. PLACE: Mousai Trio (Emily Park, James Lee, Ellen Kim)
• 3rd. PLACE: X

2019 SILICON VALLEY YOUTH
SUMMER MUSIC CAMP
JULY 1 - JULY 5, 2019
EMBASSY SUITES by HILTON
SFOWaterfront
150 Anza Boulevard, Burlingame, CA 94010

Application Form


Camp Application (pdf)
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CAMP DATE:  MON. JULY 1 – FRI. JULY 5, 2019

CAMP SITE:  EMBASSY SUITES - SFOWaterfront, 150 Anza Boulevard, Burlingame, CA 94010

INSTRUMENTAL CLASSES:  Violin, Viola, Cello, Flute, Oboe, Clarinet

CAMP GROUPS (School Grade in FALL 2019):  

Senior Group(8-12 Grade), Junior Group(2-7 Grade)

REGISTRATION PACKET:  Application Form, Fee $745 (Sibling $595, Hotel Lodging, Meals, & T-Shirts included)

REGISTRATION DEADLINE:  Saturday, June 1, 2019 ($100 Late Fee added after Deadline)

APPLICATION DOWNLOAD:  www.SVPHIL.org, www.SVYouthSymphony.org

CAMP INFO: Camp Director HYUN KIM,  Phone: 408-890-0335,  Email: SVPHIL.org@gmail.com

CAMP ACTIVITIES: Orchestra, Master Classes, Group Ensemble, Camp Team Quartet, Sectional Project, Music History & Theory, Outdoor Activities, Camp Night Concerts, And more...


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