The winners of the senior division of the Misbin Family Memorial Chamber Music Competition performed at the National Gallery of Art in the West Garden Court on May 18. Playing their first concert since winning the inaugural competition on April 27, three groups and two pianists presented works by Mozart, Beethoven, Schubert, Brahms, and Frank.
Placing first and second were the MCYO (Maryland Classic Youth Orchestras) Quartet and Quintet, followed by El Trio Magnifique and pianists Nicole Schwartz and Cinnamon Sipper. The age range of the senior division is 13 to 19 years.
Levine Music and Washington Performing Arts co-sponsored the competition and the concert.