Winners Announced for 2021 Astral Artists' National Auditions
Seven artists have been invited to join Astral’s prestigious program
The 2021 Winners are:
Arkai Duo from the United States
Clarinetist Amer Hasan from the United States
Pianist Hilda Huang from the United States
Soprano Helen Zhibing Huang from China
Saxophonists Valentin Kovalev from Russia
Violinist Julian Rhee from the United States
Guitarist Hao Yang from China
As part of the Astral Artists roster, the 2021 winners will receive customized career development mentorship, marketing, performance opportunities, and community engagement experience.
Astral’s newest artists will perform in Philadelphia at the 2021 Astral National Auditions Winners Concert, which is planned to take place at Stotesbury Mansion on Wednesday, October 20. Further details and ticket information will be forthcoming later this summer.
Previous audition winners include violinists Judith Ingolfsson and Soovin Kim – plus VC Artists Nikki & Timothy Chooi and Benjamin Beilman.