Student Named Winner in Young Artists Auditions
Fox Chapel Area High School junior J. Oliver Choo was recently selected as one of the winners of the 2019 Young Artists Auditions sponsored by the Pittsburgh Concert Society. J. Oliver was the pianist in a violin/piano duo coached by Marina Lupinacci of the Steinway Society of Western Pennsylvania. The duo performed for adjudicator Alan Fletcher, President and CEO of the Aspen Music Festival, and will take part in the Young Winners Recital at Kresge Theater at Carnegie Mellon University on April 14 at 2 p.m. Other winners to be featured at the recital include two harpists and two CMU vocalists. J. Oliver previously won the same Pittsburgh Concert Society honor in 2015 at the age of 12 as a soloist.