19-year-old American cellist Sterling Elliott has been awarded 1st prize at the 2019 Mondavi Center Young Artists Competition – in Davis, California, United States.
A student of Joel Krosnick at The Juilliard School, Sterling was in February of this year awarded 1st prize at the 2019 Sphinx Competition.
He will receive US $10,000.
STERLING ELLIOTT | SCHUMANN CELLO CONCERTO IN A MINOR | BYUNG-HYUN RHEE & ORCHESTRA OF CAMERATA NEW JERSEY | 2019
2nd prize was awarded to 19-year-old American cellist James Hettinga.
17-year-old American violist Andy Park was awarded 1st prize in the Young Artists Instrumental Division.