Noah Thomas Eastman, 2021 AYO Concerto Competition Winner
The winner of the 2021 AYO Concerto Competition was Noah Thomas Eastman playing the Weber Bassoon Concerto in F major.
Noah is the son of Kevin and Jackie Eastman. He is in the 11th grade at the Savannah Arts Academy and has studied bassoon with Raymond Patricio for four years. Noah has been selected for the GMEA All State Band and Orchestra for the past three years and has been a member of the Armstrong Youth Orchestra Program for three years. Noah has attended the UGA Summer Music Institute, Interlochen Arts Camp, and Juilliard Summer Winds program. He was chosen to participate in the Georgia Governor’s Honors Program for this summer. He is planning to major in music performance in college and become a professional bassoonist.