IIYM Previous Winners


2018

First Prize - Yu Lei (Shanghai, China)
Second Prize -Junhao Wang (KS, USA)
Third Prize -Joshua Jensen (AZ, USA)
Audience Prize - Joshua Jensen (AZ, USA)
Finalist Prize - Eric Lin(VA, USA), Janet Phang (WA, USA), Eashan Vagish (WA, USA)

2017

First Prize - Jessica Zhang (AZ, USA)
Second Prize - Caleb Borick (SC, USA)
Third Prize - Tristan Paradee (SC, USA)
Audience Prize - Chi Barry Zhang (KS, USA)
Finalist Prize - Michael Huy Nguyen (Australia), Jarrett Takaki (IL, USA), Chi Barry Zhang (KS, USA)

2016

First Prize - Catherine Huang(CA, USA)
Second Prize - Jessica Zhang (AZ, USA)
Third Prize - Leah Deobald(WA, USA)
Audience Prize - Jessica Zhang(AZ, USA)
Finalist Prize - Collin Jinks(MN, USA), Noah Qin(MN, USA), Hang Zhong(China)

2015

First Prize - Samuel Xu (AZ, USA)
Second Prize - Chi Barry Zhang (China/KS, USA)
Third Prize - Anastasia Magamedova (UT, USA/Tajikistan)
Audience Prize - Noah Qiu (AL, USA)
Finalist Prize - David Geng (NJ, USA), Millicent McFall (WA, USA), Noah Qiu (MN, USA)

2014

First Prize - John Wang (LA, USA)
Second Prize - Brian Le (MD, USA)
Third Prize - Guobi Liu (Sichuan, China)
Audience Prize - John Wang (AL, USA)
Finalist Prize - Ulises Magaña de la Paz (USA/Mexico), Litian Xie (Sichuan, China), Chi Barry Zhang (China/USA)

RECORDINGS

2013

First Prize - Evan Lin, HI, (USA)
Second Prize - Sarah Rasmussen, MO, (USA)
Third Prize - Luke Ratcliffe, VA, (USA)
Audience Prize - Evan Lin, HI, (USA)
Finalist Prize - Brian Le (VA, USA), Eric Lin (VA, USA), Patrick Pan (TX, USA)

RECORDINGS

2012

First Prize - Chaeyoung Park (USA/Korea)
Second Prize - Evan Lin (USA)
Third Prize - Rieko Tsuichida (USA)
Audience Prize - Chaeyoung Park (USA/Korea) )
Finalist Prize - Evelyn Mo (USA), Trenton Takaki (USA), Alice Zhu (USA)

RECORDINGS

2011

First Prize - Anna Han (USA)
Second Prize - Jonathan Mamora (USA) and Yangmingtian Zhao (China)
Audience Prize - Yangmingtian Zhao (China)
Finalist Prize - Lorranine Marie Chung (Australia), Chaeyoung Park (Korea) and Albert Wang (USA)

RECORDINGS

2010

Second Prize - Chelsea De Souza (India) and Frank Wu (IL)
Third Prize - Aileen Gozali (Singapore)
Audience Prize - Joseph Eisele (CO)
Finalist Prize - Kevin Ahfat (CO) and Jina Kim (South Korea)
First Prize not awarded.

RECORDINGS

2009

First Prize - Fantee Jones (CA)
Second Prize - Alan Woo (VA)
Third Prize - Rieko Tsuchida (CA)
Audience Prize - Alan Woo (VA)
Honorable Mentions - Christine Woo (MI),
Pan Xiao (CO), Min Joo Yi (WA)

MP3 RECORDINGS

2008

First Prize - Anna Han (AZ)
Second Prizes - Dominic Cheli (MO),
Kate Liu (IL), Micah McLauren (SC)
Audience Prize - Dominic Cheli (MO)
Honorable Mentions - Carolynn Cong (AZ), Sean Yeh (IL)

2007

First Prize - Rozalyn Chok (BC, Canada)
Second Prize - Alan Woo (VA)
Third Prize - George Fu (MD)
Audience Prize - George Fu (MD)
Honorable Mentions - Colin Barnett-Hart (CO),
Yvonne Chen (VA), Christine Kim (CA)

2006

First Prize - Mi Eun Kim
Second Prize - Ronald Ho
Third Prize - Yi-Ju Lai
Honorable Mentions - George Fu, Monica Liu, Alec Tauscher
MP3 Recordings Not Available

2005

First Prize - Charlie Albright
Second Prize - Veronica Shi
Third Prize - Erin Hales
Audience Prize - Veronica Shi
Honorable Mentions - Yvonne Chen, Yi-Ju Lai, Page Moon
MP3 Recordings Not Available

2004

First Prize - Kwok-Wai Lio (Hong Kong, China)
Second Prize - Grace Ma (AZ)
Third Prize - Eric Chen (CA)
Audience Prize - Daniel Suo (MA)
MP3 Recordings Not Available


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