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MEDIA CONTACT:   Polly Burks
561-297-2595, pburks@fau.edu

Michael and Madelyn Savarick Music Competition Finalists to be Featured in FAU Concert

BOCA RATON (May 6, 2009) – The department of music in The School of the Arts in Florida Atlantic University’s Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters recently announced the finalists of the annual Michael and Madelyn Savarick Music Competition. The finalists will be featured in a free concert on Saturday, May 16 at 7:30 p.m. at the University Theatre on FAU’s Boca Raton campus, and a winner in each of the artist categories will be chosen at the concert.

The annual competition is for musicians ages 11-18 in Miami-Dade, Broward, Palm Beach and Martin counties. Prizes will total $12,000, and in addition to the performance at the upcoming concert, winners may be invited to perform on WXEL radio, as a soloist with the FAU Symphony Orchestra or at other FAU organized events.

The finalists include:

Composition   
Adrian Grossman         age 17               Weston

Piano
Mark Mayea                age 15               Boca Raton
Christopher Wan          age 13               West Palm Beach
Lior Willinger               age 16               Lake Worth
Daniel Manesh             age 17               Lake Worth

Voice
Nicole Steinberg          age 15               Boca Raton
Melanie Sierra             age 15               Delray Beach
Brian Varela                age 17               Lake Worth
Esther The                   age 16               Pompano Beach

Winds/Percussion
Jenna Taylor                age 15               Jupiter
Elisha Willinger            age 17               Lake Worth
Nathan Skinner            age 17               Lake Worth

             For further information, call 561-297-3820.

-FAU-

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