YOUNG MUSICIAN COMPETITION

The 2017 Angela Schuster Svendsen Memorial Young Musician Competition will be held on Saturday, March 25, 2017. Entry forms are now available.

Please read the Official Rules and Regulations.

ELIGIBILITY - The Competition is open to North Central Washington musicians residing in Chelan, Douglas, Grant and Okanogan Counties. Previous first place winners are ineligible.

Competitive division – Students who will be entering grades 10-12 in the fall of 2017 may compete for the $1,000 first place and $500 second place prizes. In addition to prize money, the first place winner will be invited to perform their concerto with the symphony in a fall 2017 symphony concert.

Non-competitive division – Students who will be entering grades 7-9 in the fall of 2017 may participate for experience only and are not eligible for prizes.

CALENDAR

March 11, 2017 – Application deadline
March 18, 2017 – Notification of competition schedule and details

March 25, 2017 – Young Musician Competition

 

If you are a music student who takes private lessons or participates in a school music program,   you'll want to enter this competition for a chance to earn the opportunity to perform as a soloist with the WVSO and receive a significant college scholarship!