Giles Harris Winners 2007

The 29th Annual Christopher Giles and Lucille S. Harris Competitions in
Musical Performance was held February 24, 2007, on the campus of Wake
Forest University in Brendle Recital Hall.

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Winners were as follows:

Joseph Pleasant and Marguerite Nutt Sloan Award
1st Place – Open Competition

Ernest Lewis, Jr., tenor – junior – Graham, NC
(student of Mr. Richard Heard)

Patricia Sloan Mize Award
2nd Place – Open Competition

Johanna Young, voice – senior – Fayetteville, NC
(student of Dr. Teresa Radomski)

3rd Place – Open Competition

Elizabeth Martin, violin – freshman – Winston-Salem, NC
(student of Dr. Jacqui Carrasco)

4th Place – Open Competition

Kristen Settlemire, saxophone – senior – Dallas, GA
(student of Dr. Eileen Young)
Amanda Sollars, clarinet – senior – Houston, TX
(student of Dr. Eileen Young)

The Sinal Prize
1st Place – Piano Competition

Tommy Hough – sophomore – Atlanta, GA
(student of Dr. Peter Kairoff)

The Elvy Prize
2nd Place – Piano Competition

Ryan McCollum – sophomore – Greensboro, NC
(student of Dr. Louis Goldstein)

The Ward Virts Prize for Pianistic Expressiveness

Christine Cooluris – sophomore – Davis, CA
(student of Dr. Peter Kairoff)