The 2012 Orinda Idol finals were held this past Sunday, Sept. 9, at the Orinda Theatre, marking the end to the competition’s most popular year yet. More than 40 finalists competed in six different categories to be crowned Orinda Idols.
The winners are…
Soloists K-2: Lucy Berkman
Soloists 3-5: Malia Akazawa
Soloists 6-8: Eleanor Roeder
Soloists 9-12: Maritza Grillo
Groups K-5: Sweet Harmony
Groups 6-12: Urban Flare
Audience Award Winner: Tosca Maltzman
More than 200 total singers auditioned for this year’s Orinda Idol competition with judges narrowing that down to just over 40 finalists.
This is the seventh year the Orinda Idol competition has taken place.