2003: San Diego, CA
2003 Playing Contest
The Norman Levine Playing Contest was held at the annual CMSA Conventions from 2001 through 2011 (except 2009). Following are the contest winners.
Preludio No. 2, Op. 49 (Rafaele Calace)
SECOND PLACE: Scott Gates (solo mandolin)
1812 Fantasy (arr. Evan Marshall)
THIRD PLACE: Jonathan Rudie (solo mandolin)
Russian Mazurka (William Place, Jr)