Otmar Borchard and Jon Caponetto win Sunriver Young Artist Scholarship

Juniors, Otmar Borchard and Jon Caponetto were selected as scholarship winners through the Sunriver Young Artist competition this past weekend. The competition was established 22 years ago by the Sunriver Music Festival and has given over 475,000 dollars to local music students. Candidates for the competition were asked to perform multiple solo’s for their instrument throughout a variety of styles.


Otmar performed: Fantasy by Malcolm Arnold, Wagenseil Alto Trombone Concerto (1st mvmt.), and the Grondahl Concerto (1st mvmt.).

Jon performed: Sonata No. 6 by Marcello, Romance by Carl Von Weber, and Concerto in One Movement by Alex Lebedev