KMFA 89.5 presents highlights from the second annual Coltman Chamber Music Competition. The competition took place at the end of March, and KMFA was there to record each performance. On this special broadcast, you'll hear highlights of the performances from the finalists, and complete performances by the winning ensembles in both the Junior and Senior Divisions.
Listen to this special broadcast online by clicking the "Listen Live" button at the top of this webpage or by tuning your radio to 89.5 FM on Monday, August 10th at 6pm & Friday, August 14th 1pm.
About the Competition:
Named after Austin Chamber Music Center founder, Felicity Coltman, the Coltman Chamber Music Competition provides performance experience and expert commentary to advanced chamber ensembles along with performance and radio broadcast opportunities, as well as scholarships and cash prizes.
2015 Competition Winners:
Senior Division 1st Place:
Auteur Saxophone Quartet
Michigan State University – East Lansing, Michigan
Senior Division 2nd Place:
Southern Methodist University – Dallas, TX
Junior Division 1st Place:
Lake West Trio
Lake Travis High & Westwood High – Austin, TX
Junior Division 2nd Place:
Quid Nunc Saxophone Quartet
Ronald Reagan High – San Antonio, TX