Philharmonic Association alumnus, Adithya Muralidharan, is a finalist in The Kathleen Price and Joseph M. Bryan Youth Concerto Competition of the North Carolina Symphony. Adithya was a member of Philharmonic Association orchestras from 2007-2014, and continued his studies at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts. He was selected as the second place winner in the Senior Division. Triangle Youth Symphony's Principal Cellist, Catherine Yates, came in first in the Junior Division. She has been a member of the Philharmonic Association since 2016 and is a student of Elizabeth Beilman.