Stomberg, associate director of music at Interlochen and instructor of bassoon, accompanied Davison to Chiayi City in December. He was invited to be a guest artist at the conference while Davison was there to compete.
And compete she did.
Davison went on to win the prestigious competition, hosted by the Chiayi City government, the National Chiayi University and the Asian Double Reed Association. She performed at the Chiayi City Concert Hall and the National Chiayi University's Minsyong Campus. In addition to the travel and overall experience of such an event, Davison also won nearly $1,000 for her effort.
More information on this competition can be found here.