Oklahoma City University News
Competition Winners Beach, Jupiterwala to Solo with Orchestra
The Oklahoma Community Orchestra will spotlight two undergraduate performance majors from the Bass School of Music at Oklahoma City University, winners of the 2010 Young Artist Competition, at its April 20 concert.
Trumpeter Ryan Beach and cellist Jason Jupiterwala were awarded featured solos and $750 in the annual competition.
The winners’ concert will begin at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Garvey Center, on the campus of Oklahoma Christian University in Edmond. Tickets ($10) are available in advance at http://www.okorchestra.org/schedule.htm
Beach is a student of Michael Anderson, OCU's associate professor of trumpet and a member of the Oklahoma City Philharmonic. Jupiterwala is a student of Tomasz Zieba, instructor of cello and associate principal cellist with the Oklahoma City Philharmonic.