Andrew Klinger wins Student Concerto Competition

April 4, 2012

Andrew Klinger, a sophomore at Milton (Wis.) High School, has won the opportunity to appear in concert as a soloist with the Beloit Janesville Symphony Orchestra during its April concert, “New Directions!”.

I’m very excited to be able to perform with the symphony,” Klinger said. “I know as a musician, I will be able to learn much from working with these professionals. I am very honored to have been chosen to perform.”

He will perform “Concerto in G Major for Flute, First Movement” by Johann Quantz during the concert at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, April 14, at the Janesville Performing Arts Center in Janesville, Wis.

Tickets are available at the door or can be purchased in advance by calling the box office at (608) 313-1200, or by visiting the website at

From the April 4-10, 2012, issue

One Comment

  1. Music Fan

    April 28, 2012 at 2:32 pm

    This audition was a sham. The dates were changed until “the right” student applied and then the final live autitions were never held. What a great way to encourage young musicians!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>