April 17, 2018
Kristin Gornstein Places Third in Lyndon Woodside Oratorio-Solo Competition

Following a performance by the eight finalists in Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall on Saturday, April 14, Kristin Gornstein, mezzo-soprano, was awarded the Janet Plucknett Award for Third Place. The other winners were Brian Giebler, tenor, who won the Stanley C. Meyerson Award for Second Place and Charles Sy, tenor, who won the Ellen Lopin Blair Award for First Place. The competition had 163 applicants from around the world. The finals were adjudicated by James Bagwell, the chorus master of the American Symphony Orchestra and Associate Conductor of The Orchestra Now; Jonathan Griffith, co-founder and Artistic Director of Distinguished Concerts International New York; David Hayes, Music Director of the New York Choral Society and Director of Orchestral and Conducting Studies at the Mannes School of Music; Kent Tritle, Music Director of the Oratorio Society of New York, Director of Cathedral Music and Organist of the Cathedral of St. John the Divine, and Music Director of Musica Sacra; and soprano Jennifer Zetlan, who has performed in oratorio, symphony, opera, and on Broadway.

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