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Celebrations of Excellence - US

Celebrations of Excellence - US

Celebrations of Excellence are held across the country and acknowledge the outstanding achievements of RCM students. This year, due to COVID-19, to ensure our students remain safe, we are asking award-winners to submit video performances to be added to a full online ceremony, organized by region. Award winners will be contacted via the email associated with their RCM account. To learn more about a specific ceremony, please select your location below. 

  • California/Hawaii

    Southern California Celebration of Excellence | Saturday, January 16 at 10 AM PT

    Northern California Celebration of Excellence | Saturday, January 16 at 1 PM PT

  • Northwest (Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington) and Southwest (Arizona, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, Wyoming)

    Northwest & Southwest Celebration of Excellence | Sunday, November 1 at 1 PM CT

  • North Central (Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, Wisconsin)

    North Central Celebration of Excellence | Saturday, December 12 at 1 PM CT

  • South Central (Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Texas)

    South Central Celebration of Excellence | Saturday, December 19 at 1 PM CT

  • Northeast Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, West Virginia)

    Northeast Celebration of Excellence | Saturday, December 5 at 1 PM ET

  • Southeast (Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia)

    Southeast Celebration of Excellence | Saturday, November 14 at 1 PM ET

  • National

    U.S. National Celebration of Excellence | Saturday, January 23 at 1 PM ET

  • Award Winners

    U.S. National

    National Diploma Gold Medal 
    Debosir Ghosh - Piano, LRCM
    Antonio Ajero - Piano, ARCT 

    National Gold Medal
    Francesco Ducci - Guitar, Level 9
    Evan Xu - Piano, Level 5 
    Ryan McKee - Piano, Level 6 
    Akilan Sankaran - Piano, Level 7 
    Timothy Yang - Piano, Level 8 
    Benjamin Wien - Piano, Level 9 
    Rinny Fan - Piano, Level 10 
    Catherine Xie - Strings, Level 5 
    Caleb Tsai - Strings, Level 7 
    Keira Denker - Voice, Level 6 
    Shreya Krishnan - Voice, Level 8

    California & Hawaii

    National & Regional Gold Medal, State Certificate
    Rinny Fan - Piano, Level 10
    Caleb Tsai - Strings, Level 7

    Regional Gold Medal, State Certificate
    Varun Prakash - Brass, Preparatory 
    Everett Montemayor - Brass, Level 1 
    Eula Han - Brass, Level 3 
    Brij Munjal - Brass, Level 3 
    Hongyi Hua - Guitar, Preparatory 
    Nishanth Joshi - Guitar, Level 1 
    Shaunak Koshti - Guitar, Level 1
    Aadi Jariwala - Guitar, Level 2 
    Lucas Park - Guitar, Level 3 
    Franklin Zhou - Guitar, Level 3 
    Joshua McCollum - Guitar, Level 4 
    Ari Lamstein - Guitar, Level 5 
    Kevin Furuta - Guitar, Level 7
    Nicholas Eng -Percussion, Level 1 
    Sebastian Saenz - Piano, Preparatory A 
    Phoebe Tsao - Piano, Preparatory B 
    Hannah Huang - Piano, Level 1
    Joaquin Pacia - Piano, Level 1 
    Maximilian Regala - Piano, Level 1 
    Nila Toussi - Piano, Level 1 
    Avery Tseng - Piano, Level 2 
    Henry Huang - Piano, Level 3 
    Alexandra Platon - Piano, Level 3 
    Emmy Donnelly - Piano, Level 4 
    Andrew Tu - Piano, Level 5 
    Amanda Kim - Piano, Level 6 
    Kenna Tu - Piano, Level 6 
    Lyllica Takahashi - Piano, Level 7 
    Allison Hu - Piano, Level 8 
    Caroline Mathews - Strings, Preparatory 
    Isaac Abraham - Strings, Level 1 
    Niki Kostarias - Strings, Level 2 
    Malena Zamora - Strings, Level 3 
    Marcel Zamora - Strings, Level 4 
    Tobias Lee - Strings, Level 10 
    Minou Ono - Voice, Level 1 
    Sean Nesamoney - Voice, Level 2 
    Ashlee Frost - Voice, Level 3 
    Santiago Sosa - Winds, Level 1 
    Prabhtej Singh - Winds, Level 2 
    Soham Mukherjee - Winds, Level 3 
    Adelyn Bendorf - Winds, Level 4 
    Erica Chan - Winds, Level 6

    State Certificate
    Nica Oishi - Piano, Preparatory A
    Justin Merner - Piano, Preparatory B
    Mikayla Kunishima - Piano, Level 2 
    Alexander Woo - Piano, Level 3 
    Gemma Foo - Piano, Level 4 
    Victoria Tanouye - Piano, Level 5 
    Ivan Pokrovsky - Piano, Level 7 
    Caleb Tsai - Strings, Level 7 

    First Class Honours with Distinction 
    Benjamin Bourgade - Guitar Preparatory
    Ruari Brown - Guitar Preparatory
    Claire Chang - Guitar Preparatory
    Gur Hasnis - Guitar Preparatory
    Jahnavi Maya Naren - Guitar Preparatory
    Upasana Puranik - Guitar Preparatory
    Nathaniel Joshua Schwartz - Guitar Preparatory
    Guhan Senthil - Guitar Preparatory
    Vishwanathan Vinayagam - Guitar Preparatory
    Sameer Whittle - Guitar Preparatory
    Hanyu Zhang - Guitar Preparatory
    Colin Cooke - Guitar Level 1
    Mihir Duvedi - Guitar Level 1
    Luke Keosaksith - Guitar Level 6
    Nathan Park - Guitar Level 7
    David James Acuna - Piano, Preparatory A
    James Aidan Acuna - Piano, Preparatory A
    Aria Agarwal - Piano, Preparatory A
    Sophie Arango - Piano, Preparatory A
    Abbie Auyeung - Piano, Preparatory A
    Julie Bernal - Piano, Preparatory A
    Luca Broeren - Piano, Preparatory A
    Lucas Chang - Piano, Preparatory A
    Kayla Chong - Piano, Preparatory A
    Vedant Dayal - Piano, Preparatory A
    Elijah Jose Elaydo - Piano, Preparatory A
    Emma Evaristo - Piano, Preparatory A
    Zachary Fan - Piano, Preparatory A
    Saahas Goli - Piano, Preparatory A
    Riyansh Goyal - Piano, Preparatory A
    Chloe Hall - Piano, Preparatory A
    Mia Han - Piano, Preparatory A
    Charlotte Hathaway - Piano, Preparatory A
    Isabella Higuchi - Piano, Preparatory A
    Anna Hu - Piano, Preparatory A
    Emily Huang - Piano, Preparatory A
    Aidin Kiannasr - Piano, Preparatory A
    Varak Krikorian - Piano, Preparatory A
    Alexandre Laligand - Piano, Preparatory A
    Chase Lin - Piano, Preparatory A
    Natalie Mitchell - Piano, Preparatory A
    Raphael Peralta Olteanu - Piano, Preparatory A
    Tyler Christian Ong - Piano, Preparatory A
    Dhwani Rajesh - Piano, Preparatory A
    Theo Saenz - Piano, Preparatory A
    Jason Smith - Piano, Preparatory A
    Arnav Somwal - Piano, Preparatory A
    Saahil Sudame - Piano, Preparatory A
    Iniya Sumaiya Sundar - Piano, Preparatory A
    Avery Taylor - Piano, Preparatory A
    Angel Toku - Piano, Preparatory A
    Caroline Tsan - Piano, Preparatory A
    Franko Tsang - Piano, Preparatory A
    Ashlyn Megan Vanderpot - Piano, Preparatory A
    Ryaan Velji - Piano, Preparatory A
    Jacob Wang - Piano, Preparatory A
    Noah Wilson - Piano, Preparatory A
    Logan Ye - Piano, Preparatory A
    Ava Zeinali - Piano, Preparatory A
    Luna Bouhairi - Piano, Preparatory B
    Sanay Chaparala - Piano, Preparatory B
    Kara Cheng - Piano, Preparatory B
    Vihaan Chokhani - Piano, Preparatory B
    Elliana Chong - Piano, Preparatory B
    Oliver Dai - Piano, Preparatory B
    Kartik Fulsunge - Piano, Preparatory B
    Shaylee Hagiwara-Rapoza - Piano, Preparatory B
    Dylan Han - Piano, Preparatory B
    Sophia Hernandez - Piano, Preparatory B
    Henrique Higuchi - Piano, Preparatory B
    Sydney Hong - Piano, Preparatory B
    Noelle Hsu - Piano, Preparatory B
    Ryan Ing - Piano, Preparatory B
    Anirudh Jayaraman - Piano, Preparatory B
    Anna Khakimova - Piano, Preparatory B
    Aria Kim - Piano, Preparatory B
    Anthony Lee - Piano, Preparatory B
    Declan Li - Piano, Preparatory B
    Sophia Li - Piano, Preparatory B
    Daniel Liu - Piano, Preparatory B
    Zhuochang Liu - Piano, Preparatory B
    Yuyou Ma - Piano, Preparatory B
    Nika Mahmoudi Pousti - Piano, Preparatory B
    Cecilia Mejia - Piano, Preparatory B
    Nisha Mistry - Piano, Preparatory B
    Emmory Mosteller - Piano, Preparatory B
    Akshita Nagpal - Piano, Preparatory B
    Avni Nayak - Piano, Preparatory B
    Olivia Nemirovsky - Piano, Preparatory B
    Alice Nickolov - Piano, Preparatory B
    Ashlyn O’Neill - Piano, Preparatory B
    Soham Pinapala - Piano, Preparatory B
    Sakari Pollard - Piano, Preparatory B
    Rocco Sage Chen - Piano, Preparatory B
    H. A. Fairy Samaranayake - Piano, Preparatory B
    Jason Tan - Piano, Preparatory B
    Vivien Tan - Piano, Preparatory B
    Sihi Veera - Piano, Preparatory B
    Zhanghe Wang - Piano, Preparatory B
    Ellie Xu - Piano, Preparatory B
    Mozhan Afagh - Piano, Level 1
    Sophia Bates - Piano, Level 1
    Aydin Boutilier - Piano, Level 1
    Logan Chang - Piano, Level 1
    Berkeley Chau - Piano, Level 1
    Rebecca Chen - Piano, Level 1
    Cassidy Deal - Piano, Level 1
    Julia Gabriel - Piano, Level 1
    Avi Gopinath - Piano, Level 1
    Amogh Gupta - Piano, Level 1
    Sonata Hahne - Piano, Level 1
    Ryan Hayashi - Piano, Level 1
    Aliyah Hu - Piano, Level 1
    Juanita Hu - Piano, Level 1
    Ethan Hung - Piano, Level 1
    Maya Hwang - Piano, Level 1
    Alexis Izawa - Piano, Level 1
    Simoni Jagota - Piano, Level 1
    Evie Kim - Piano, Level 1
    Sofia Lauro - Piano, Level 1
    Yu-Hsi Lin - Piano, Level 1
    Yuna Martin - Piano, Level 1
    Zachary Merner - Piano, Level 1
    Sofia Mohammed - Piano, Level 1
    Natalie Park - Piano, Level 1
    Brody Quang - Piano, Level 1
    Mani Ranganathan - Piano, Level 1
    Valeriia Saitova - Piano, Level 1
    Caleb So - Piano, Level 1
    Amber Su - Piano, Level 1
    Clara Su - Piano, Level 1
    Sophia Sung - Piano, Level 1
    Sienna Szeto - Piano, Level 1
    Jade Szuster - Piano, Level 1
    Connor Tran - Piano, Level 1
    Marko Tsang - Piano, Level 1
    Riya Vollala - Piano, Level 1
    Roman Whitmore-Vossler - Piano, Level 1
    Vishaala Wilkinson - Piano, Level 1
    Lee Yang - Piano, Level 1
    Daniel Yip - Piano, Level 1
    Xiao Yu Yong - Piano, Level 1
    Anika Aggarwal - Piano, Level 2
    Shivam Aggarwal - Piano, Level 2
    Sophie Bi - Piano, Level 2
    Selma Catovic - Piano, Level 2
    Annabelle Chantana - Piano, Level 2
    Lauren Chin - Piano, Level 2
    Rachel E. Davison - Piano, Level 2
    Alyssa Der - Piano, Level 2
    Annika Farin - Piano, Level 2
    Felix Orion Haskin Fernald - Piano, Level 2
    Raghav Gupta - Piano, Level 2
    Alan Hu - Piano, Level 2
    Jonah Huang - Piano, Level 2
    Aarohi Kanwale - Piano, Level 2
    Cecily Keech - Piano, Level 2
    Yerim Kim - Piano, Level 2
    Lucya Koftinoff - Piano, Level 2
    Jocelyn Louie - Piano, Level 2
    Jake Lucas - Piano, Level 2
    Zoey Meixner - Piano, Level 2
    James C. Meng - Piano, Level 2
    Olivia Messoline - Piano, Level 2
    Esme Osugi - Piano, Level 2
    Sophia Shen - Piano, Level 2
    Claire Tjangnaka - Piano, Level 2
    Sophia Tran - Piano, Level 2
    Siri Venkat - Piano, Level 2
    Anthony Wang - Piano, Level 2
    Grace Wong - Piano, Level 2
    Mindi Zhang - Piano, Level 2
    Andronik Zokhrabyan - Piano, Level 2
    Chloe Buckingham - Piano, Level 3
    Angela Cao - Piano, Level 3
    Brendon Chan - Piano, Level 3
    Kenton Chan - Piano, Level 3
    Nolan Cho - Piano, Level 3
    Francis Grande - Piano, Level 3
    Alyssa Gu - Piano, Level 3
    Annie Guo - Piano, Level 3
    Ramona Gutierrez - Piano, Level 3
    Daniel Huang - Piano, Level 3
    Sophie Hung - Piano, Level 3
    Hannah Hyun - Piano, Level 3
    Sarah Krummel - Piano, Level 3
    Ria Kumar - Piano, Level 3
    Brandon Lin - Piano, Level 3
    Victoria Miyamoto - Piano, Level 3
    Madhurima Premkumar - Piano, Level 3
    Arielle Sedgwick - Piano, Level 3
    Evan Noah Svetina - Piano, Level 3
    Karis Yang - Piano, Level 3
    Xuan Zhang - Piano, Level 3
    Heerod Amini - Piano, Level 4
    Steven Michael Racho Berard - Piano, Level 4
    Gavin Caleo - Piano, Level 4
    Emily Diep - Piano, Level 4
    Daniel Dong - Piano, Level 4
    Emilia Hong - Piano, Level 4
    Katherine Huang - Piano, Level 4
    Maryse Labatia - Piano, Level 4
    Elizabeth Leung - Piano, Level 4
    Timothy Nguyen - Piano, Level 4
    Xei Sackett - Piano, Level 4
    Tienming Shao - Piano, Level 4
    Erin Tjangnaka - Piano, Level 4
    Emmett Tjen - Piano, Level 4
    Shari Reno Walczak - Piano, Level 4
    Jessie Weigold - Piano, Level 4
    Mica Wolf - Piano, Level 4
    Kellen Yasso - Piano, Level 4
    Lawrence Ye - Piano, Level 4
    Henry Zhao - Piano, Level 4
    Zanda Zhu - Piano, Level 4
    Aaditya Barbudhe - Piano, Level 5
    Audrey Chin - Piano, Level 5
    Calvin Colker - Piano, Level 5
    Ada Estelle Koftinoff - Piano, Level 5
    Evia Li - Piano, Level 5
    Tianyi Mia Li - Piano, Level 5
    Ananya Mahadi - Piano, Level 5
    Jayci Ming - Piano, Level 5
    Hasika Oggi - Piano, Level 5
    Jacelyn Shimabukuro - Piano, Level 5
    Kathleen Thyberg - Piano, Level 5
    Sarah Zhou - Piano, Level 5
    Esther Chan - Piano, Level 6
    Madeline Denham - Piano, Level 6
    Grace Feng - Piano, Level 6
    Terrence Huang - Piano, Level 6
    Celine Hwang - Piano, Level 6
    Maya Krishnan - Piano, Level 6
    Adriane Lau - Piano, Level 6
    Colin Murray - Piano, Level 6
    Ishan Mysore - Piano, Level 6
    Logan T. Song - Piano, Level 6
    Claire Sueyoshi - Piano, Level 6
    Sarah Tran - Piano, Level 6
    Hannah Bowman - Piano, Level 7
    Nathan Bowman - Piano, Level 7
    Kenneth Huang - Piano, Level 7
    Emi Takatsuka - Piano, Level 7
    Haley Willem - Piano, Level 7
    Tessa Hao - Piano, Level 8
    Cammi Huynh - Piano, Level 9
    Sara Morrissey - Piano, Level 9
    Chloe Cao - Strings, Preparatory
    Lalit Narayan Kovvuri - Strings, Preparatory
    Karen Kuba - Strings, Preparatory
    Rounak Mandal - Strings, Preparatory
    Calvin Chen - Strings, Level 1
    Alba Gil - Strings, Level 1
    Deborah H How - Strings, Level 1
    Braydan Wu - Strings, Level 1
    Gavin Perez - Strings, Level 3
    Vritti Chopra - Voice, Level 5
    Rebecca Baker - Winds, Level 1

    South Central

    National Diploma & Regional Gold Medal, State Certificate
    Antonio Ajero - Piano, ARCT

    Regional Gold Medal, State Certificate
    Christopher Kippes - Guitar Preparatory
    Thrinay Raghavan - Guitar, Level 2
    Saujash Barman - Guitar, Level 3 
    Nithya Prabhala - Piano, Preparatory A 
    Kaiser You - Piano, Preparatory A 
    Caleb Reyes - Piano, Preparatory B 
    Nathan Kang - Piano, Level 1 
    Aidan Nguyen - Piano, Level 2
    Nathan Kang - Piano, Level 3
    Sarim Shaikh - Piano, Level 3 
    Yuqi Daniel Zhou - Piano, Level 3 
    Benjamin LeSuer - Piano, Level 4 
    Chloe Ni - Piano, Level 5
    Lauren Chang - Piano, Level 6
    Yanhao Hu - Piano, Level 7 
    Hongshan Wei - Piano, Level 7 
    Olivia Ajero - Piano, Level 9 
    Helen Lei - Pi​ano, Level 10 
    Akhil Rajarathnam - Strings, Level 1 
    Anvitha Makineni - Strings, Level 4 
    Joelle C Chung - Voice, Level 5 

    North Central

    National & Regional Gold Medal, State Certificate
    Keira Denker - Voice, Level 6

    Regional Gold Medal, State Certificate
    Benjamin Seguin - Brass, Level 2
    Rosemary Galvin - Guitar, Preparatory 
    Nishant Sadangi - Guitar, Level 1 
    RishabhakrishnaNarendranath - Guitar, Level 2 
    Kunal Ponkshe - Guitar, Level 4 
    Andrew Wang - Percussion, Level 4 
    Philomena-Olga Odonkor - Piano, Preparatory A 
    Nyala Starr - Piano, Preparatory A 
    Marc Townsend - Piano, Preparatory B 
    Natasha Jose - Piano, Level 1 
    Jack Koebbe - Piano, Level 2
    Natsuko Kuroda - Piano, Level 2 
    Isabella Weir - Piano, Level 2
    Daniel Gibson - Piano, Level 3 
    Evan Gao - Piano, Level 4 
    Jacob Matten - Piano, Level 4 
    Yuriy Rogachev - Piano, Level 4 
    Gabriella Geer - Piano, Level 5 
    Montgomery Moore - Piano, Level 6 
    Luke Hennebury - Piano, Level 7 
    Yuanxu Wang - Piano, Level 7 
    Emma Yu - Piano, Level 8 
    Aidan Feeney - Piano, Level 9 
    Aidan Li - Piano, Level 10 
    Katie McCartin - Strings, Preparatory
    Andrea Bell - Strings, Level 1 
    Anthony Schoultz - Strings, Level 2 
    Vaibhav Sampath - Strings, Level 3 
    Shriya Parthasarathi - Strings, Level 4 
    Nithya Gandhi - Voice, Level 1 
    Hayley Giancaterino - Voice, Level 3 
    Renee Van Dorpe - Voice, Level 3 
    Natalie Van Dorpe - Voice, Level 4 

    State Certificate
    Akhil Ponna - Guitar, Level 1
    Effie Cincotta - Piano, Preparatory A 
    Drew Noah - Piano, Preparatory A 
    Zeta Paradis - Piano, Preparatory A 
    Aleah Schmidt - Piano, Preparatory A 
    Tessa Bontrager - Piano, Preparatory B 
    Emma Briggs - Piano, Preparatory B
    Aernestine Daeuber - Piano, Preparatory B 
    Andy Gritton - Piano, Preparatory B 
    Isla Kerr - Piano, Preparatory B 
    Suha Muqeet - Piano, Preparatory B 
    Gowri Pillai - Piano, Preparatory B 
    Amelia Polito - Piano, Preparatory B 
    Senali Silva - Piano, Preparatory B 
    Annabelle Alanen - Piano, Level 1 
    Dominick Bontrager - Piano, Level 1 
    Angelo DeSoto - Piano, Level 1 
    Raziah-Alessandra Go - Piano, Level 1 
    Sophia Hazzi - Piano, Level 1 
    Helen Karas - Piano, Level 1
    Alison Kwan - Piano, Level 1 
    Vidyaa Lav - Piano, Level 1
    Teresa Xu - Piano, Level 1 
    Vanessa Burkholder - Piano, Level 2 
    Treva Dodd - Piano, Level 2 
    Saaransh Mishra - Piano, Level 2 
    Autumn Momsen - Piano, Level 2 
    Ishaan Pydimarri - Piano, Level 2 
    Isha Verma - Piano, Level 2 
    Whitney Beck - Piano, Level 3 
    Logan Bontrager - Piano, Level 3 
    Kenneth Burke - Piano, Level 3 
    Saran Kalaiyarasan - Piano, Level 3 
    Evelyn Ostergren - Piano, Level 3 
    Raj Singhal - Piano, Level 3 
    Seamus Smith - Piano, Level 3 
    Richard Chen - Piano, Level 4 
    Christian Garner - Piano, Level 4 
    Nithya Kothnur - Piano, Level 4 
    Anika Nawar - Piano, Level 4 
    Sola Peters - Piano, Level 4 
    Alissa Rochwerger - Piano, Level 4 
    Sahana Srikanth - Piano, Level 4 
    Pallas Chan - Piano, Level 5 
    Gabriella Geer - Piano, Level 5 
    Anjali Kambhampati - Piano, Level 5 
    Nicholas Langen - Piano, Level 5
    Anita Mojeluk - Piano, Level 5 
    Adeline Tan - Piano, Level 5 
    Nicholas Langen - Piano, Level 6 
    Rudradip Ray - Piano, Level 6 
    Leart Shabani - Piano, Level 6 
    Angela Zheng - Piano, Level 6
    Kioni Bush - Piano, Level 7 
    Krishiv Sreejith - Piano, Level 7 
    Hui Zhen Lim - Piano, Level 8
    Tina Wang - Piano, Level 8 
    Giuliana Bartolomeo - Strings, Level 2
    Matias Sarkanen - Strings, Level 2
    Frances McDonald - Strings, Level 3 


    Northeast

    National & Regional Gold Medal, State Certificate
    Francesco Ducci - Guitar, Level 9
    Timothy Yang - Piano, Level 8 
    Benjamin Wien - Piano, Level 9

    Regional Gold Medal, State Certificate
    Elise Kang - Brass, Level 4
    Atharva Shimpi - Guitar, Preparatory 
    Wyatt Moore - Guitar, Level 1 
    Guglielmo Petrella - Guitar, Level 2 
    Elle Sabarese - Guitar, Level 2 
    Anish Dhal - Guitar, Level 3 
    Gerard Petrella - Guitar, Level 4 
    Rosasharon Gripton - Guitar, Level 5 
    Gemma Elis Tsang - Piano, Preparatory A 
    Bridget Daniel - Piano, Preparatory B 
    Laura Chen - Piano, Level 1
    Nishqa Kudalkar - Piano, Level 1 
    Hannah Fan - Piano, Level 2 
    Nidhi Mallavarapu - Piano, Level 2 
    Brian Zhang - Piano, Level 2 
    Alfred Zhang - Piano, Level 3 
    Kylee Zhang - Piano, Level 3 
    Easton Wei - Piano, Level 4 
    Julia Kemp - Piano, Level 5 
    Oishee Sinharay - Piano, Level 5 
    Aaron Stewart - Piano, Level 5 
    Ariel Koyfman - Piano, Level 6 
    Rebecca Swartz - Piano, Level 6 
    Katie Moore - Piano, Level 7 
    Karthik Seetharaman - Piano, Level 10
    Brais Macknik-Conde - Strings, Level 1
    William Chen - Strings, Level 2 
    Alexander Gilchrist - Strings, Level 3
    April Yafuso - Strings, Level 3 
    Grace Welch - Strings, Level 4
    Sydney Todorov - Voice, Level 1 
    Samantha Eagerman - Voice, Level 2 
    Alana Troxell - Voice, Level 3 
    Lena Strassberg - Winds, Level 2
    Alexander Ulreich - Winds, Level 3 
    Haley Gruwell - Winds, Level 4 

    State Certificate
    Jade LeSchack - Guitar, Level 2
    Jason Mazzatenta - Guitar, Level 2
    Aarush Santoshi - Guitar, Level 4 
    Srikrishna Dowlapalli - Piano, Preparatory A 
    Ella Halvorsen - Piano, Preparatory A 
    Millicent Hooker - Piano, Preparatory A 
    Moukthika Devi Kanakala - Piano, Preparatory A 
    Travis Luo - Piano, Preparatory A 
    Theodore (TJ) McCord Piano, Preparatory A 
    Maxwell Negron - Piano, Preparatory A 
    Mina Timmer-Song - Piano, Preparatory A 
    Ania Chap - Piano, Preparatory B 
    Eshaan Dey - Piano, Preparatory B 
    Hannah Lakshmanan - Piano, Preparatory B
    Sosie Lundeen - Piano, Preparatory B 
    Quinn Marino - Piano, Preparatory B
    Evangeline Morson - Piano, Preparatory B 
    Theodore Porfiriev - Piano, Preparatory B 
    Dante Terrell - Piano, Preparatory B 
    Mina Timmer-Song - Piano, Preparatory B 
    Alice Chen - Piano, Level 1 
    William Dong - Piano, Level 1 
    Tara Gopalan - Piano, Level 1 
    Sophie Gowen - Piano, Level 1
    Ankush Karmakar - Piano, Level 1 
    Elina Khoury - Piano, Level 1 
    Jane Urban - Piano, Level 1 
    Marine Beauchemin - Piano, Level 2 
    Vishesh Jindal - Piano, Level 2 
    Sheila Northrup - Piano, Level 2 
    Hannah Wang - Piano, Level 2 
    Archana Bhargava - Piano, Level 3 
    Zorianna Chorney - Piano, Level 3 
    Alexander Mazzarelli - Piano, Level 3 
    Gabriel Mikhno - Piano, Level 3 
    Lois Oppong - Piano, Level 3 
    Barbara Vornheder - Piano, Level 3 
    Lucian Englert - Piano, Level 4 
    Natalie Giancola - Piano, Level 4 
    Peter Jin - Piano, Level 4 
    Charlie Kellett - Piano, Level 4
    Edward Neems - Piano, Level 4 
    Riley Ashok - Piano, Level 5 
    Joséphine Borne - Piano, Level 5 
    Adrian Deng - Piano, Level 5 S
    Jonathan Jiménez - Piano, Level 5 
    Nathan Hu - Piano, Level 6 
    Riley Schoch - Piano, Level 6 
    Srilakshmi Venkatesan - Piano, Level 6 
    Carter Bryan - Piano, Level 7
    Gabriella Luciani - Piano, Level 7 
    Ishan Mungikar - Piano, Level 7 
    Jai Raman - Piano, Level 7 
    Crystal Zhang - Piano, Level 7
    Akshay Aravind - Piano, Level 8 
    Nicholas Moises - Bauer Piano, Level 8 
    Evan Chang - Piano, Level 8 
    Nicolas Kraay - Piano, Level 8 
    Zoe Lansdale-Alexander - Piano, Level 8 
    Jason Liu - Piano, Level 8 
    Lorenzo Shaoliang Ye - Piano, Level 8 
    Anushka Mukhopadhyay - Piano, Level 9 
    Brynlee Raye Stevenson - Strings, Level 1
    Sophie Zhao - Strings, Level 1 
    Isabel Cockey - Strings, Level 3 
    Clare Seo - Strings, Level 3 
    Liam Rimes - Strings, Level 4 
    Devyan​i Sharma - Voice, Level 2 
    Maya Yamada - Voice, Level 2 
    Matthew Kartavov - Winds, Level 4 

    Southeast

    National & Regional Gold Medal, State Certificate
    Evan Xu - Piano, Level 5

    Regional Gold Medal, State Certificate         
    Iris Charles - Guitar, Preparatory             
    Tanmai Darbha - Guitar, Level 1                    
    Kenisha Nanda - Guitar, Level 1                       
    Ashrit Ghattu - Guitar, Level 2                     
    Thanush Patlolla - Guitar, Level 3                    
    Shiv Zaveri- Guitar, Level 4                       
    Diya SomnaliPercussion, Level 1                       
    Rishi Dasan - Piano, Preparatory A           
    Rishabh Tornala- Piano, Preparatory B           
    Anjali Kandur- Piano, Level 1                       
    Priyam Pallapati- Piano, Level 2                       
    Roham Farhadi- Piano, Level 3                       
    Kenneth Low- Piano, Level 4                     
    Alex Xu- Piano, Level 6                      
    Anna Geng-Gao- Piano, Level 7                       
    Olivia Mansour- Piano, Level 8                      
    Patrick Seebold- Piano, Level 9                      
    Caden Deng- Strings, Preparatory              
    Aditi R Vanga- Strings, Level 1                      
    Gudrun Campbell- Strings, Level 2                       
    Pranavi Dantuluri- Strings, Level 2                      
    Kaavya Vemuri- Strings, Level 3                 
    Eva Gonzalez-Whitehouse- Strings, Level 4                       
    Varun M. Govindarajan- Strings, Level 6                       
    Eva Ulreich - Voice, Level 1                       
    Diya Somnali- Voice, Level 2                       
    Janeway HowardVoice, Level 3                       
    Corinne Laurey- Voice, Level 6                   
    Tara Ramkumar- Winds, Level 1                      
    Hannah Cecilia Speer- Winds, Level 1                 
    Zhixuan Xu- Winds, Level 2                      
    Zhixuan Xu- Winds, Level 3                    

    State Certificate
    Ashrit Ghattu - Guitar, Level 1                      
    Emilie Mimbs - Piano, Preparatory A           
    Anna Ogiba- Piano, Preparatory A           
    Mahathi Vadlamudi- Piano, Preparatory A           
    Qizhen Gianna Cong- Piano, Preparatory B      
    Sarah Delaune- Piano, Preparatory B           
    Anuradha Prashant- Piano, Preparatory B           
    Michelle Terblanche- Piano, Preparatory B        
    Peter Wang- Piano, Preparatory B          
    Amanda Beresford- Piano, Level 1                       
    Gabriel Fleming- Piano, Level 1                       
    Irene Sasser- Piano, Level 1                      
    Nandita Senthil- Piano, Level 1                  
    Sree Tokdar- Piano, Level 1                    
    Athira Umashankar- Piano, Level 1                      
    Sarah Fang- Piano, Level 2                    
    Anna Fulmer- Piano, Level 2                       
    Jennifer Lu- Piano, Level 2                      
    Preeti Peddu- Piano, Level 2                    
    Aahana Mukherjee- Piano, Level 3                       
    Sarah Ni- Piano, Level 3                       
    Mark Solis - Piano, Level 3                       
    Jeremy Thomas - Piano, Level 3                      
    Ishanika Damani- Piano, Level 4                       
    Sarah Fang- Piano,  Level 4                      
    Meghdoot Ghoshal - Piano, Level 4                       
    Kohana Pal Basu - Piano, Level 4                       
    Emma Patterson- Piano, Level 4                       
    Sierra Pritchett- Piano, Level 4                       
    Jianlin Chen- Piano, Level 5                       
    Jivana Kuhanandha- Piano,  Level 5                       
    Rosemary Ruan- Piano, Level 5                     
    Neslihan Atilla - Piano, Level 6                       
    Samuel Han- Piano, Level 6                   
    Radha Mukkamala - Piano, Level 6                   
    Saahil Gaonkar - Piano, Level 8                    
    Allen Xu- Piano, Level 8                  
    Audrey Connell - Strings, Preparatory            
    Harper Miller - Strings, Preparatory          
    Sadie Tobias - Strings, Preparatory           
    Adarsh Bharadwaj - Strings, Level 1                     
    Caden Deng - Strings, Level 1                       
    Cosette Wong - Strings, Level 1                       
    Eva Ulreich - Voice, Level 1                    

    Northwest & Southwest

    National & Regional Gold Medal, State Certificate
    Ryan McKee - Piano, Level 6
    Akilan Sankaran - Piano, Level 7
    Catherine Xie - Strings, Level 5
    Shreya Krishnan - Voice, Level 8

    Regional Gold Medal, State Certificate
    Timothy Lynch - Guitar, Preparatory 
    Aidan Lee - Guitar, Level 1
    Dylan Fu - Piano, Preparatory A
    Lucas Zhang - Piano, Preparatory A
    Carter Jackson - Piano, Preparatory B
    Thomas Sheehan - Piano, Preparatory B
    Sophie Qin - Piano, Level 1
    Liam Schneider - Piano, Level 1
    Braeden Turner - Piano, Level 2
    Tracy Zhu - Piano, Level 2
    Will Farris - Piano, Level 3
    Charles Miao - Piano, Level 3
    Keshav Mohan - Piano, Level 3 
    Sowmya Sankaran - Piano, Level 4
    Wesley WaiJun Wong - Piano, Level 4
    Hiro Jau - Piano, Level 5
    Caede Lutz - Piano, Level 5
    Maggie Chu - Piano,  Level 6
    Keon Deng - Piano, Level 8
    David Dy - Strings, Level 1
    Mercy Wuehler - Strings, Level 3
    Sophie Biernacki - Winds, Level 1

    State Award
    Russell Cozzens Guidice - Piano, Preparatory A 
    Austin Fan - Piano, Preparatory A 
    Anne Virginia Musser - Piano, Preparatory A
    Ruyi Dai - Piano, Preparatory B
    Kara Graziano- Piano, Preparatory B 
    Jade Huang- Piano, Preparatory B 
    Grace Waller- Piano, Preparatory B 
    Dylan Wu - Piano, Preparatory B
    Mollie Dallas- Piano, Level 1
    Caleb Fu- Piano, Level 1
    Olivia Jackson- Piano, Level 1
    Liam McKee- Piano, Level 1
    Alexander Peng- Piano, Level 1
    Indro Pramanik - Piano, Level 1
    Dorothy Zhou- Piano, Level 1
    Bella Inman Piano, Level 2
    Leo TolkPiano, Level 2
    Felipe Canaca- Piano, Level 3
    Allison Hamblin - Piano, Level 3
    Oliver Soulek- Piano, Level 3
    Gabriella Gallardo- Piano, Level 4
    Annalise Koehmstedt- Piano, Level 4
    Wesley Kuo- Piano, Level 4
    Grace Whitehead- Piano, Level 4
    Eva Schmidt - Piano, Level 5
    Yixin Huang - Piano, Level 6

  • Teachers of Award Winners

    U.S. National 

    Mario Ajero 
    Lawrence Blind 
    Marie Ellis 
    Dustin Gledhill 
    Adam Haas 
    Mary E Handley 
    Dawn D Harkins 
    Marija Ilic 
    Michael Savona 
    Way-Chung Wong 
    Thomas Yee

    California & Hawaii

    Teachers of Gold Medal and State Certificate Award Winners
    Tiffany Arnone
    Angelica Artelt
    Brandon Bascom
    Kaori Beniek
    Jeanette Blakesley
    Mindy Cabral
    Steven Casano
    Jacklyn Choi
    Scott Cmiel
    Jean DeMart
    Sue Field
    Scott Gossage
    Dr. Linda Govel
    Sharon Harman
    Dr.Deborah How
    Yin yin Huang
    Vahid Imani
    Alexander Ishov
    Joanne Kim
    Deven Kono
    Yiyi Ku
    Karen Lake
    Jane Lee
    Brianna Marra
    Muza Mdzinarishvili
    Robert Miller
    Samuel Morales Zavaleta
    Michele Nardone
    Adam Pettit
    Akiko Sanai
    Kathryn Tupper
    Meghan Turner
    Jude Weirmeir
    Way-Chung Wong
    Beryl L. I. Yanagi-Fujita
    Eiko Yano
    Thomas Yee

    Teachers of First Class Honours with Distinction Students
    Cindy Abts
    Robin Alciatore
    Katrin Arefy
    Rowena Asuncion
    Alena Babkova
    Kaori Beniek
    Donna Benson
    Claudia Blake
    Barbara Bochenek
    Jane Boldyshava
    Susan L Carpenter
    Steven Casano
    Virginia Chan
    Ya-Liang Chang
    Ophelia Chau
    Kathryn Cheng
    Mandy Chiu
    Christine Choi
    Nicole Chun
    Chanel Coomansingh
    Jean Demart
    Brigitte Doss-Johnson
    Sue Field
    Janisse Foresti
    Jennifer French
    Joshua Frilling
    Maria Teresa Gil
    Scott Gossage
    Dr. Linda Govel
    Remi Ha
    Yoko Hoshihara
    Deborah How, Phd
    Yin Yin Huang
    Chu-Ying Hung
    Julia Hynote
    Eleazar Inciarte
    Salome Jokar
    Belinda Juang
    Patricia Kast
    Joanne Kim
    Stefanie Kim
    Deborah Kirkley
    Olena Klingman
    Sean Knapp
    Jill Kocher
    Deven Kono
    Lidia Kotlova
    Kathleen Kranz
    Luba Kravchenko
    Michael Krikorian
    Kayoko Kuchiishi
    Jane Lee
    Jieun Gina Lee
    June Jongeun Lee
    Lina Lee
    Patty Lee
    Ryn Lee
    Yatsi Nancy Leung
    Xue Li
    Kacey Link
    Laurie-Jeanne Lister Haynes
    Mage Lockwood
    Sandra Lund
    Brianna Marra
    Frances Martin
    Carmen Mckinstry
    Muza Mdzinarishvili
    Elizabeth Medici
    Kristy Minnick
    Sy Musikerleben
    Michele Nardone
    Tovy Nguyen
    Ai Noguchi
    Diane Norcott
    Caitlin Olivarria
    Adam Pettit
    Stephen Pierce
    Daria Powell
    Ophelia Raboca
    Rebecca Ramirez
    Young Robbins
    Victoria Roizen
    Akiko Sanai
    Sandra Sappington
    Omri Shimron
    Marian Fiore Smock
    Michael Solomon
    Janet Sommerfeld
    Carolyn Espina Stanton
    Keri Starling
    Shara Sun
    Tiffany Tai
    Andy Tamara
    Cameron Tong
    Kathryn Trujillo
    Junko Ueno Garrett
    Julie Wagner
    Herbert Waltl
    Ruby Wang
    Jude Weirmeir
    Yuan-Yu Weng
    Noreen Wenjen
    Kirstin Weston
    Steve Willard
    Jessica Winn
    Melody Wong
    Elaine Woo
    Nancy Woo
    Vivian X Wu
    Beryl L. I. Yanagi-Fujita
    Eiko Yano
    Phoebe Zhao

    South Central

    Mario Ajero
    Dorla Aparicio
    Siew-Lee Chin
    Andrew Combs
    Maria Guenette
    Li-Wei Liu
    Allen Long
    Melody Ouyang
    Sergio Rodriguez
    Sarah Smythe
    Michelle Tang
    Vadim Timinsky
    Di Wu
    Charlene You
    Yibing Zhang

    North Central

    Julie Adams
    Ariadne Antipa
    Aurelien Boccard
    Donald Broerman
    Kyu Butler
    Linda Chen
    Yuking Chou Brandenburgh
    Luke Coan
    Jeremy Collins
    Rachel Common
    Melissa Coppola
    Katherine Cosgrove
    Drew Donica
    Ellen Figueira
    Bernadette Garza
    Sharon Goessner
    Tamara Gonzalez
    Suzanne Greer
    Laura Harding
    Dawn D Harkins
    Aya Higuchi Hagelthorn
    Emily Hooley
    Michael Hull
    Amy Immerman
    Kari Johnson
    Tatiana Kats
    Paige Keiser-Rezac
    Lois Kim
    Joann Koh-Baker
    Doris Lam
    Joseph Lecher
    Nicole Lee
    Valerie Letenyei
    Huiyun Liang
    Olena Mladenova
    Anne Morris
    Miryana Moteva
    Emi Murata
    Kaoru Nir
    Peter Oehrtman
    Aeron Ogden
    Natasa Radulovic
    Ceren Su Sahin
    Sarah Schroeder 
    Afrim Shabani
    Faye Smith
    Ron Stark
    Evelyn Stichter
    Alison Tatum
    David W Tauscher
    Kimberly Taylor
    Saori Tomura
    Chris Treloar
    Eve Warner
    Mari Wildenhaus
    Anna B. Wirz-Ellsworth
    Robin Wohlfeil
    Julia Yu
    Agnieszka Zick


    Northeast

    Colette Adams
    Wendy J Bachman
    Sara Beattie
    Julie Becker
    Mary Lynne Bennett
    Patricia Blanchard
    Susan Boone Upton
    Kristin Cahill
    Rebecca Calissi
    Mary Campbell
    Victoria Chow
    Carol Comune
    Andrea Costello
    Michael Donahue 
    Lisa Fiorilli
    Nora Friedman
    Roxana Frizzi
    Michele Gillies
    Dustin Gledhill
    Song Gonzalez
    Anna Grudskaya
    Jane Hanselman
    Andrew Horowitz
    Marija Ilic
    Isabella Abbonizio
    Elena Kartavov
    Ginger Kokoszka
    kairy koshoeva
    Vickie Kraay
    Jee-Hoon Krska
    Yoshie Kubota
    Yelena Kuzmenko
    YeEun Lee
    Chiung-Yin Cheng Liu
    Warren Magid
    Eleanor V. McLaughlin
    Rachel Moore
    Jaclyn Mrozek
    Leighann Narum
    My An Jennifer Nguyen
    Cindy Null
    Aiko Onuma
    Jee-Lian Parry
    Lyubov Paskova Anderson
    Marina Pavlova
    Lucas Pullin
    Victoria Razumov
    Victoria Reeve
    Julie Ribchinsky
    Heather Riley
    Jonathan Roberts
    Kristin Roney
    Michael Savona
    Nadia Schreyack
    Allison Shinnick
    Elaine Silberis
    Devony Smith
    Lucille Snell
    Lyndall Soden
    Natalia Syed
    Inessa Tamar
    Frances Taylor
    Maryna Tykhoniuk
    Michael VanPelt
    Emily White
    David Wold
    Mary Xu
    Deborah Kay Zagorin
    Ida Zelman


    Southeast

    Vivian Adams
    Nicholas Black
    Ryan Blakemore
    Timothy Blunk
    Ipek Brooks, NCTM
    Sara Callaway
    Rebecca Carlson
    Martha Carroll
    Elizabeth Churchya
    Katarzyna Cieslik
    Sarai Clayton
    Edward Conolly
    Alyssa Cowell
    Dawn Dalangin Hawk, NCTM
    Sandy Duran
    Marie Ellis
    Sara Ernst
    Carol Fifield
    Lindsey Fila
    Erin Flynn
    Elena Fomicheva
    Greg Genter
    Tatiana Gutnik
    Loretta Haskell
    Craig Hilton
    Renee Holliman
    Andrew Horowitz
    Laurie Hudicek
    LiPing Chen Hudson
    Sonya Ivanova
    Judith Jain
    Robin Kaplan
    Yewon Kerr
    Jessica Khakov
    Janet Mahoney
    Anne Mouslmani
    Mary Joy Nelson
    Margaret Louise Norwood
    Erica Ogden
    Caryn Ong
    Carol Prodan
    Anna Riggenbach
    Jana Ritchie
    Patricia Sasser
    Emily Stumpf
    Radhika Vundavalli
    Chris Wyton
    Faith Zuniga


    Northwest & Southwest

    Carolyn Angelier
    Lawrence Blind
    Ann Chen
    Wendy Cheung
    Tricia Cox
    Danielle Dallas
    Stephanie Davis
    Jal Feldman
    Paula Flynn
    Annette Freston
    Yuerong Gong
    Adam Haas
    Grace Huang
    Jennifer Jackson
    Cherlyn Johnson
    Isidora Jovanovic
    Irena Kirova
    Patricia Lee
    Judy Lim
    Tong Liu
    Ning Lu
    Claire Marshall
    Kristen McKinnis
    Makiko Meyer
    Romina Monsanto
    Madeleine Montgomery
    Andrew O’Brien
    Cindy Rogers
    Dan Sales
    Dixie L. Shipp-Napier
    Dorothy Sica
    Rebecca Ward
    Tawni Wright
    Miaojun Xu