YOUNG MUSICIAN COMPETITION
The 2018 Angela Schuster Svendsen Memorial Young Musician Competition will be held on Saturday, March 10, 2018. 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 2018 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 2018 symphony concert.
Non-competitive division – Students who will be entering grades 7-9 in the fall of 2018 may participate for experience and adjudication only and are not eligible for prizes.
March 1, 2018 – Application deadline
March 6, 2018 – Notification of competition schedule and details
March 10, 2018 – Young Musician Competition
If you are a music student who takes private lessons or participates in a school music program, we encourage you 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!