Woodwind Master Class

Congratulations to our 7 selected students participating in the Stanley Drucker Masterclass:
Rutha Chivate, Dora Leah Govorko, Aiden Homan, Rithika Iyengar, Sriram Kannan, Maxwell Taub, and Helen Zhu! Come hear them perform and work with Mr. Drucker.  Tuesday March 20, 7pm, WWPHS North!  Open to the Public, Free Admission!

YOCJ is pleased to announce our 2017-18 Guest Soloist and Master Class Clinician for our 40th Anniversary Season: Stanley Drucker, New York Philharmonic former Principal Clarinetist! Mr. Drucker performed the Carl Maria von Weber’s Clarinet Concerto No. 1 in F Minor with our Symphonic Orchestra, led by John Enz at our January 21, 2018, 7pm Winter Concert at TCNJ’s Kendall Hall.

Photo by Chris Lee

YOCJ’s 7th Annual Masterclass ~ Tuesday March 21, 2017, 7-9pm

The Philadelphia Orchestra Principal French Horn, Jennifer Montone with our featured student soloists: Amelia Adcroft, Alec Berger, Selma Cheeks, Elizabeth Ferrara, Shrey Pradhan, and Adam Scherr; as well as piano accompanist Julie Caudle!

Web Masterclass

YOCJ’s 6th Annual Masterclass ~ Tuesday March 15, 2016, 7-9pm

David Kim, Concertmaster of the Philadelphia Orchestra, and all of our participants: Timothy Feng, Gabrielle Lee, Ji Won Lee, Lakshay Patel, Caleb Solidum, Christine Zhang & the YOCJ Percussion Ensemble (Peter Saleh, Director): Steven Chien, David Fienberg, Adrienne Wang, & Advaith Bantval. Thank you to piano accompanist, Julie Markavitch-Caudle. WW-P High School North Auditorium


YOCJ’s 5th Annual Masterclass ~ Tuesday March 10, 2015, 7-9pm

Yumi Kendall, Associate Principal Cellist of the Philadelphia Orchestra
and 6 YOCJ cellists, WW-P High School North Auditorium

YOCJ Guest Soloists and Masterclass Clinicians:

2011 – David Kim, violin, Concertmaster of The Philadelphia Orchestra
2012 – Hal Robinson, bass, Principal Bassist of The Philadelphia Orchestra
2013 – Matt Vaughan, trombone, Principal Trombonist of The Philadelphia Orchestra
2014 – Bart Feller, flute, Principal Flautist of The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra
2015 – Yumi Kendall, cello, Associate Principal Cellist of the Philadelphia Orchestra
2016 – David Kim, violin, Concertmaster of The Philadelphia Orchestra
2017 – Jennifer Montone, French horn, Principal French Horn of The Philadelphia Orchestra
2018 – Stanley Drucker, former Principal Clarinet of The New York Philharmonic