Windham Regional Arts Council

Photo by Joanne Sibicky

Announcing the Winners of the 2018 Young Artists Music Competition

Grades 7 - 9 Piano

1st Place: Grace Nieh

2nd Place: Dustin Rood


Grades 7 - 9 Wind Instruments

1st Place: Bernie Odoy

2nd Place: Ella Popovic

3rd Place: Pierce Perez


Grades 7- 9 Stringed Instruments

1st Place: Tyler Tan

2nd Place: Grace Nieh

3rd Place: Aaron Kaufold


Grades 10- 12 Piano

1st Place: Joseph Piresson II

2nd Place: Ayushman Choudhury

3rd Place: Mattei Mendoiu


Grades 10 - 12 Wind & Strings

1st Place: Anatole Keshwani

2nd Place: Ayushman Choudhury

3rd Place: Joseph Piresson II


Grades 9 - 12 Vocal

1st Place: Caroline Duers

2nd Place: Alaina Magaldi

3rd Place: Erin Williams




Featured artists of the month at the Windham Hospital Gallery


December 2018: Members Art Show

"Small & Affordable Art for the Holidays"



Special Awards


Patricia Bellingham Piano Award

Grace Nieh


Edward Gerry Stringed Instrument Prize

Tyler Tan


Edward Gerry Wind Instrument Prize

Ayushman Choudhury


Mariaelena McDevitt Memorial Vocal Award

Caroline Duers


Grand Prize: Soloist with Willimantic Orchestra on May 5, 2019

Caroline Duers