Students from all over the state of Wisconsin compete annually in the Bolz Young Artist Concerto Competition, performing with the Madison Symphony Orchestra. Explore the personal profiles of past finalists and winners of this competition and discover what makes them tick!

2019 Final Forte

Final Forte – Grace Kim

Grace Kim, a finalist in the 2019 Bolz Young Artist Competition. She is a junior at Waunakee Community…
2019 Final Forte

Final Forte – Monona Suzuki

Monona Suzuki, a finalist in the 2019 Bolz Young Artist Competition, is a sophomore at Madison West High…
2019 Final Forte

Final Forte – Holly Venkitaswaran

Holly Venkitaswaran, a finalist in the 2019 Bolz Young Artist Competition, is an e-Achieve Academy senior from Lisbon.…
2019 Final Forte

Final Forte – Antonio Wu

Antonio Wu, a finalist in the 2019 Bolz Young Artist Competition, is a sophomore at James Madison Memorial…
2018 Final Forte

Final Forte - Isabelle Krier

Isabelle Krier, a finalist in the 2018 Bolz Young Artist Competition, is a junior at Oregon High School.…
2018 Final Forte

Final Forte - Jessica Jiang

Jessica Jiang, a finalist in the 2018 Bolz Young Artist Competition, is a 9th-grader at James Madison Memorial…
2018 Final Forte

Final Forte - Arianna Brusubardis

Arianna Brusubardis, a finalist in the 2018 Bolz Young Artist Competition, is a homeschooled senior from Dousman. She…
2018 Final Forte

Final Forte - Hannah White

Hannah White, a finalist in the 2018 Bolz Young Artist Competition, is a homeschooled senior from Germantown. She…
2017 Final Forte

Final Forte - Yaoyao Chen

Yaoyao Chen, a finalist in the 2017 Bolz Young Artist Competition, is a senior at Xavier High School…
2017 Final Forte

Final Forte - Michael Wu

Michael Wu, a finalist in the 2017 Bolz Young Artist Competition, is a 9th-grader at Cardinal Heights Upper…
2017 Final Forte

Final Forte - Naomi Sutherland

Naomi Sutherland, a finalist in the 2017 Bolz Young Artist Competition, is a senior at Interlochen Arts Academy,…
2017 Final Forte

Final Forte - Julian Rhee

Julian Rhee, a finalist in the 2017 Bolz Young Artist Competition, is a junior at Brookfield East High…
2016 Final Forte

Final Forte - Audrianna Wu

Audrianna Wu, a finalist in the 2016 Bolz Young Artist Competition, is a sophomore at Madison Memorial High…
2016 Final Forte

Final Forte - Tabby Rhee

Tabby Rhee, a finalist in the 2016 Bolz Young Artist Competition, is a senior at Brookfield East High…
2016 Final Forte

Final Forte - Robert Rockman

Robert Rockman, the winner of the 2016 Bolz Young Artist Competition, is a homeschooled junior from Sun Prairie. Since…
2016 Final Forte

Final Forte - Liam Mayo

Liam Mayo, a finalist in the 2016 Bolz Young Artist Competition, is a homeschooled student from Green Bay.…
2015 Final Forte

Final Forte - Julian Rhee

Julian Rhee, a finalist in the 2015 Bolz Young Artist Competition, is a freshman at Brookfield East High…
2015 Final Forte

Final Forte - Vivian Wilhelms

Vivian Wilhelms, a finalist in the 2015 Bolz Young Artist Competition, is a sophomore at Waunakee High School.…
2015 Final Forte

Final Forte - Isabella Wu

Isabella Wu, a finalist in the 2015 Bolz Young Artist Competition, is a sophomore at Madison Memorial High…
2015 Final Forte

Final Forte - Maya Pierick

Maya Pierick, a finalist in the 2015 Bolz Young Artist Competition, is a senior at Madison West High…
2014 Final Forte

Final Forte - David Cao

David Cao, a finalist in the 2014 Bolz Young Artist Competition, is a sophomore at Madison Memorial High…
2014 Final Forte

Final Forte - Bethany Moss

Bethany Moss, a finalist in the 2014 Bolz Young Artist Competition, is a home-schooled senior from Appleton. She…
2014 Final Forte

Final Forte - Bobby Levinger

Bobby Levinger, a finalist in the 2014 Bolz Young Artist Competition, is a Sr. at Central High School…
2014 Final Forte

Final Forte - Ephraim Sutherland

Ephraim Sutherland, a finalist in the 2014 Bolz Young Artist Competition, is a sophomore at Viroqua High School.…
2013 Final Forte

Final Forte - C. Andrew Dunlap

C. Andrew Dunlap, a finalist in the 2013 Bolz Young Artist Competition, is a senior at Lincoln High…
2013 Final Forte

Final Forte - Chloé Tula

Chloé Tula, a finalist in the 2013 Bolz Young Artist Competition, is a senior at Kettle Moraine Global…
2013 Final Forte

Final Forte - Lauren McNeel

Lauren McNeel, a finalist in the 2013 Bolz Young Artist Competition, is a junior at Madison West High…
2013 Final Forte

Final Forte - Christopher Eom

Christopher Eom, a finalist in the 2013 Bolz Young Artist Competition, is a senior at Middleton High School.…