continued This year, he won the Central New York Association of Music Teachers piano competition and performed at the “Young Artists Live!” concert at the Everson, sponsored by Civic Morning Musicals. Rosenthal has also participated in NYSSMA for both piano and cello.
Another great honor given to Rosenthal was his winning of the Civic Morning Musicals Concerto Competition last year. This allowed him to play with the Syracuse Symphony.
He also played in a piano quintet, which won the Syracuse Friends of Chamber music competition last year.
Rosenthal thanked all of his school music teachers for their “support and for providing a variety of musical opportunities, as well as his piano teacher Amy Heyman and his parents for “driving me to all of my events.”
On Wednesday, July 18, Rosenthal will be premiering a piece by Alex Amadeo, written especially for him.