05 March, 2016

The Music Competition for Young Talents carried out last year by the University of Concepción Cultural Corporation and its Symphony Orchestra, bringing together student musicians from the whole country, will have its final performance on Saturday 5 March, 2016, at 19:00 in the UdeC Theater, with free admission, no invitations required.

In this occasion, four finalists in two age categories will perform with our Symphony Orchestra in order to determine the winner of the competition, who will be awarded the opportunity to play as a soloist in the 2016 Symphony Season.

This concert will be conducted by Chilean maestro Patricio Cobos, who will also be a juror in this competition with Marcella Mazzini – representative of the Rector of the University of Concepción – and a musician from the Symphony Orchestra, in accordance with the contest rules. Their task will be to choose the winner, who will be a soloist in the 2016 Symphony Season.


Max Bruch
Concerto n°1 in G minor, Op. 26
Violin: Kai Bryngelson (2nd category)

Carl Maria von Weber
Andante & Rondo Ungarese, Op. 35
Bassoon: Camila Benítez (3rd category)

Claude Debussy
First Rhapsody (1910)
Clarinet: Felipe Valdebenito (3rd category)

Piotr Ilich Tchaikovsky
Variations on a Rococo Theme, Op. 33
Violoncello: Mario Alarcón (3rd category)