The biannual Parkening Competition began with the Young Guitarists Competition on May 29 and May 30, 2012 for guitarists 17 and under. All events were held at Pepperdine University in Malibu, CA. The results were:
1st Prize: Alec Holcomb (USA)
2nd Prize: Noah Kim (USA)
3rd Prize: Jennifer Kim (USA)
4th Prize: Sean Keegan (USA)
5th Prize: Ashwin Krishna (USA)
Congratulations to all! The Parkening Competition will continue with the adult division through June 2, 2012. Stay tuned for results.