College of Music guitar student Chinnawat Themkumkwun (year 3) recently won the 1st gold prize at the Road to Carnegie Hall Competition. The competition took place over two rounds with the final at the C-Asean Center at the Cyber World Tower on October 6. The competition and prize were sponsored by SangSom.
Chinnawat won an all-expense-paid trip to New York to be present at the D’Addario Guitar Series featuring internationally recognized College of Music alumnus Ekachai Jaerakul. The trip will take place from November 3-10.
Thanapot Laerttham, a College of Music Pre-College Student, was awarded second prize, a 20,000 baht cash award.
Both students study with Dr. Paul Cesarczyk