2011 Results


Congratulations to our 2nd Annual  JC Music – Yale School of Music Solo Competition Winners!

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2011 Results
2011 Results
The Winners are: 

1st – Daniel Giebisch Cello
Amity Bethany Middle School
2nd – Juliana Sharp
Wooster Middle School, Startford
3rd – James Towne
King Philip Middle School, West Hartford
4th – Jeremy Simmons
East Hampton High School
5th – Carlton Burns Cello Two Rivers Magnet School, East Hartford


  • Thomas C. Duffy – Yale University, Director of Bands
  • Greg Bell – Great Oak School, Oxford – Director of bands and JC Music’s 2010 Music Educator of the Year
  • Robert Smith – Music Director, Foote School, New Haven. CMEA High School String Chairman
  • Andrew Maust – Music Director, Augusta Lewis Troup School, New Haven.
  • Veronica Germain – Director of the Central Connecticut Civic Youth orchestra and String teacher in the Farmington Schools since 1992.


Grand Prize – $500 Cash Award
2nd Place – $200 JC Music Gift Card
3rd Place – $100 JC Music Gift Card
4th Place – $75  JC Music Gift Card
5th Place – $50 JC Music Gift Card

JC Music’s prestigious panel of judges.

Front row 1-r Veronica Germain, Tom Duffy, Andrew Maust, Robert Smith & Greg Bell.

Back row 2-r JC Music President: JC Caillouette, Yale School of Music Community Programs
director: John Miller