Results

MMTA Collegiate Woodwind Upper Level

Winner: Sam Weaver, Teacher: Dr. Xin Gao, Truman State University
Runner-Up: Lucas Shroyer, Teacher: Dr. Jesse Krebs, Truman State University
Honorable Mention: Shelby Starkebaum, Teacher: Jill Heyboer, Missouri State University

MMTA Graduate Level Woodwind Results

Winner: Yang Zhou, Teacher: Dr. Xin Gao, Truman State University
Runner-Up: Haozhe Shi, Teacher: Dr. Xin Gao, Truman State University
Honorable Mention: Kara Donnelly, Teacher: Prof. Dan Willett, University of Missouri – Columbia
Honorable Mention: Wenhe Zhao, Teacher: Dr. Xin Gao, Truman State University
Honorable Mention: Jessica Alvarado, Teacher: Dr. Jesse Krebs, Truman State University

MMTA Collegiate Level Woodwind Ensemble Results

Winner: Anthony Kandilaroff, AJ Haessly, Shawna Creaser, Evan Short, Charles Hrdlicka
Teacher: Dr. Gabrielle Baffoni, Southeast Missouri State University

Runner-up: Shelby Starkebaum, Bailee Schobert, Connor Jones, Teacher: Dr. Jill Heyboer, Missouri State University

MMTA Collegiate Woodwind Lower Level Results

Winner: Brett Barger, Teacher: Dr. Jesse Krebs, Truman State University
Runner up: Warren Lane, Teacher: Prof. Leo Saguiguit, University of Missouri – Columbia

Honorable Mentions: Connor McLaughlin, Teacher: Dr. Xin Gao, Truman State University

Honorable Mentions: Jessica Baird, Teacher: Dr. Jill  Heyboer, Missouri State University
Honorable Mentions: Trystan Lickteig, Teacher: Dr. Jesse Krebs, Truman State University

MMTA Collegiate Brass Upper Level Results
Winner: Emmitt Rieffer, Teacher: Grant Peters, Missouri State University
Runner-Up: Kalleigh Hickory, Teacher: Dr. Jason Hausback, Missouri State University
Honorable Mention: Vaughn Griffith, Teacher: Dr. Jason Hausback, Missouri State University
Honorable Mention: Kennedy Ryan, Teacher: Dr. Grant Peters, Missouri State University

MMTA Collegiate Brass Lower Level Results

Winner: Tyler Martindale, Teacher: Dr. Timothy Howe, University of Missouri – Columbia
Runner Up: Eric Kvam, Teacher: Dr. Iskander Akhmadullin, University of Missouri – Columbia

MMTA Piano Lower Level Results

Winner: Emma Stuck, Teacher: Dr. Peter Miyamoto, University of Missouri – Columbia
Runner-Up: Jiyeon Lee, Teacher: Dr. Hye Jung Hong, Missouri State University
Honorable Mention: Joey Turner, Teacher: Dr. Natalia Bolshakova, University of Missouri – Columbia

Honorable Mention: Linnea Babcock, Teacher: Dr. Hye Jung Hong, Missouri State University

Honorable Mention: Camden Hernandez, Teacher: Dr. Peter Miyamoto, University of Missouri – Columbia.

Honorable Mention: Graham Bond, Teacher: Dr. Peter Miyamoto, University of Missouri – Columbia

MMTA Collegiate Voice Lower Level

Winner: Samuel Varnon, Teacher:: Prof. Christine Seitz, University of Missouri – Columbia
Runner up: Vaysia Knust, Teacher: Prof. Christine Seitz, University of Missouri- Columbia

Honorable Mention: Rebekah Beebe, Teacher: Prof. Christine Seitz, University of Missouri – Columbia

Honorable Mentions: Wendy Kleintank, Teacher: Prof. Christine Seitz, University of Missouri – Columbia

Honorable Mentions: Haley Mesz, Teacher: Prof. Christine Seitz, University of Missouri – Columbia

Honorable Mentions: Jessica Scearce, Teacher: Prof. Christine Seitz, University of Missouri – Columbia

MMTA Brass Graduate Level Results
Winner: Patrick Perry, Teacher: Dr. Jason Hausback, Missouri State University
Runner-Up: Hyejin Yi, Teacher: Dr. Grant Peters, Missouri State University
Honorable Mention: Alberto Martinez, Teacher: Dr. Jason Hausback, Missouri State University
Honorable Mention: Hunter Hamby, Teacher: Dr. Timothy Howe, University of Missouri – Columbia 

MMTA Collegiate Piano Upper Level Results

Winner :Shawn Lee, Teacher: Dr. Wei-Han Su, Missouri State University
Runner-Up: Min Hyeok Kang, Teacher: Dr. Clara Christian, College of the Ozarks
Honorable Mention: Spencer Fleury, Teacher: Dr. Clara Christian, College of the Ozarks
Honorable Mention: Kaylee J. Flynn, Teacher: Clara Christian, College of the Ozarks

MMTA Piano Graduate Level Results

Winner: Boyoon Choi, Teacher: Dr. Hye Jung Hong, Missouri State University

MMTA Collegiate Voice Lower Level
Winner: Samuel Varnon, Teacher: Prof. Christine Seitz, University of Missouri – Columbia
Runner-Up: Vaysia Knust, Teacher: Prof. Christine Seitz, University of Missouri – Columbia
Honorable Mention: Rebekah Beebe, Teacher: Prof. Christine Seitz, University of Missouri – Columbia
Honorable Mention: Wendy Kleintank, Teacher: Prof. Christine Seitz, University of Missouri – Columbia
Honorable Mention: Haley Mesz, Teacher: Prof. Christine Seitz, University of Missouri – Columbia
Honorable Mention: Jessica Scearce, Teacher: Prof. Christine Seitz, University of Missouri – Columbia

MMTA Collegiate Voice Upper Level
Winner: Mariah Dale, Teacher: Prof. Christine Seitz, University of Missouri – Columbia
Runner-Up: Ethan Miller, Teacher: Dr. Steven Jepson, University of Missouri – Columbia
Honorable Mention: Greta Sonnenberg, Teacher: Prof. Christine Seitz, University of Missouri – Columbia

MMTA Voice Graduate Level
Winner: Denise Weigand, Teacher: Prof. Christine Seitz, University of Missouri – Columbia

MMTA Collegiate Strings Lower Level

Winner: Kelsey Atterberry, Teacher: Prof. Sue Stubbs, University of Missouri-Columbia

Runner-Up: Nathan Price, Teacher: Dr. David Hays, Missouri State University

Honorable Mention: Samantha Asel, Teacher: Prof. Sue Stubbs, University of Missouri-Columbia

MMTA Collegiate Strings Upper Level

Winner: Preston Roberts, Teacher: Prof. Leslie Perna, University of Missouri – Columbia

Runner-Up: Jaie Lee, Teacher: Dr. Dan Ketter, Missouri State University

MMTA Strings Graduate Level

Winner: Andrew Lewis, Teacher: Dr. Eli Lara, University of Missouri – Columbia

Runner-Up: Teacher: Santiago Salazar-Simmonds, Dr. David Hays, Missouri State University

Honorable Mention: Adam Barker, Teacher Dr. David Hays, Missouri State University

MTNA Senior Piano Results

Winner: Alex Chen, Teacher: Dr. Zena Ilyashov

Alternate: Anthony Wu, Teacher: Dr. Peter Miyamoto, University of Missouri – Columbia

Honorable Mention: Hannah Ohms, teacher: Dr. Alla Voskoboynikova

MTNA YA Brass Results

Winner: Darwin Gist, Teacher: Dr. Jason Hausback, Missouri State University
Alternate: Rachel Richardson, Teacher: Dr. Nicholas A. Kenney, Southeast Missouri State University
Honorable Mention: Andrew Robertson, Teacher: Dr. Jason Hausback, Missouri State University

MTNA YA Piano Results

Winner: Yue Feng Liu, Teacher: Dr. Thomas Rosenkratz at University of Missouri – Kansas City

Alternate: Eunhyang Koh, Teacher: Dr. Hye-Jung Hong, Missouri State University

Honorable Mention: Ryan Kee, Teacher: Dr. Peter Miyamoto, University of Missouri – Columbia

MTNA Young Artist Strings

Winner: Alexandre Negrao, Teacher: Prof. Eva Szekely, University of Missouri – Columbia

Alternate: Clayton James Bridgeman, Teacher: Dr. Sophia Han, Southeast Missouri State University

MTNA Junior Piano
Winner: Eddison Chen, Teacher: Prof. Sean Chen, University of Missouri – Columbia

Alternate: Jerry Chang, Teacher: Dr. Zena Ilyashov

Honorable Mention: Naomi Meng, Teacher: Dr. Robert Carney, Southwest Baptist University

Honorable Mention: Nathan Wu, Teacher: Dr. Wei-Han Su, Missouri State University 

MTNA Junior Strings
Winner: Eric Chen, Teacher: Pavel Ilyashov

Alternate: Anya Akhmadullina, Teacher: Amy Appold

Honorable Mention: Yejun Aiden Moon, Teacher: Joo Kim

MTNA Junior Strings
Winner: Eric Chen, Teacher: Pavel Ilyashov

Alternate: Anya Akhmadullina, Teacher: Amy Appold

Honorable Mention: Yejun Aiden Moon, Teacher: Joo Kim

MTNA YA Woodwinds Competition: 
Winner: Anthony Kandilaroff, Teacher: Prof. Paul Thompson, Southeast Missouri State University 
Alternate: Zachary Scamurra, Teacher: Prof. Alice Dade, University of Missouri-Columbia

MTNA YA Voice Competition:
Winner: Leah Amelia Lufkin, Teacher: Dr. Steven Jepson, University of Missouri – Columbia
Alternate: Madison Sue Myers, Teacher: Prof. Christine Seitz, University of Missouri – Columbia
Honorable Mention: Anthony Coleman Blatter, Teacher: Prof. Steven Tharp, University of Missouri – Columbia

MTNA Senior Strings

Winner: Michaela Chyu, Teacher: Angie Smart

Alternate: Nathan Bronstein, Teacher: Angie Smart

Honorable Mention: Bradley Smith, Teacher: Angie Smart

Honorable Mention: Natalie Van Winkle, Teacher: Dr. Catherine Ramos

MTNA Junior Piano
Winner: Eddison Chen, Teacher: Prof. Sean Chen, University of Missouri – Kansas City

Alternate: Jerry Chang, Teacher: Dr. Zena Ilyashov

Honorable Mention: Naomi Meng, Teacher: Dr. Robert Carney, Southwest Baptist University

Honorable Mention: Nathan Wu, Teacher: Dr. Wei-Han Su, Missouri State University

MTNA Junior Strings
Winner: Eric Chen, Teacher: Pavel Ilyashov

Alternate: Anya Akhmadullina, Teacher: Amy Appold

Honorable Mention: Yejun Aiden Moon, Teacher: Joo Kim

Yosef Granillo MMTA Pre-Collegiate State Auditions (strings) 6th Grade Ms. Joo Kim

Alyssa Wang (Right) / Norah Zhang (Left) Piano Duet,  Grades 1-3, Teacher – Julia Yu

Amy Zhou, 2021 MMTA Strings Solo winner, Grade 2, Teacher: Siri Geenen

BNB Trio (Brandon Kim, Nicole Parker, Benjamin Xu), Senior Chamber Music, Grade 12, Teacher: Ayako Tsuruta

Jonas DeMera, Solo Guitar, Grade 9, Teacher: Gina Edwards

Iris Zhou, Piano solo, Grade 12, Teacher: Gwen (Guoyao) Wen

Carina Chiu, MMTA Pre-collegiate piano solo 3A, 3rd Grade, Teacher: Yulia Rife

Estelle Zhang, Piano Solo Grade 4, teacher: Zena Ilyashov

Dylan Zheng, Piano solo, Grade 3B, Teacher: Dr. Hye Jung Hong

Yik-Kiu Zoey Lau, MMTA state honors Auditions-Precollegiate competition, 2nd grade Teacher: Yulia Rife 

Megan Liu, Piano Solo Grade 10, teacher’s name: Zena Ilyashov

Ellie Chen/Yueheng Wang – 
Piano Duet 7-9 Grade Winner
Teacher – Sue Chiu

 Kevin He, MMTA Piano solo 6A, Teacher’s name: Helen Chiu
Kevin Mao, Piano Solo Grade: 11th Grade, Teacher’s Name: Ayako Tsuruta
Elim Fu, MMTA Piano Solo Grade 8A, Teacher: Helen Chiu

Emmaus Tzeng, Piano Solo 6B, Teacher: Laura Schindler
Adam Siffer, Piano Solo Grade 8B, Teacher: Laura Schindler
Sophie Wang, Piano Solo, Kindergarten, Teacher: Sharla Bender

Evan Gao, Piano Solo Grade 5, Teacher: Julia Yu

Emilie Tian/Lucy Chen, MMTA Duet grades 10-12, Teacher: Laura Schindler

Ryan Huang, Piano Solo State Level Competition winner, 9th grade, Teacher: Zena Ilyashov
Alexis Chang + Emmaus Tzeng, Duet, grade: 6, Teacher: Laura Schindler

Angela Tan, MMTA Harp Solo, Grade 5, Teacher: Jeremy Chesman