2023 Young Musicians Concerto Competition
Please apply by July 31st, 2023
Concerto Competition Application Fee : $50
Competition date: September 9th&10th, 2023
Competition is open to Violin, Viola, Cello and Piano.
Categories: (Age is determined by July 31st, 2023) :
Category I Age 8-11Y Time limit 5 minutes
Category II Age 12-14Y Time limit 6 minutes
Category III Age 15-17Y Time limit 7 minutes
Memorization is REQUIRED.
Strings contestant must be a member of Ivy Chamber Strings of 2023-2024 season.
Strings contestant must provide his or her own accompanist.
Repertoire must be chosen from the standard literature and should demonstrate excellent musicianship and proper technique.
Only ONE movement is required.
Judges decision is FINAL.
Scholarship, trophy or certificate for First place, Second place, Third place and Honor award.
First Place will get $500 scholarship and Second Place will get $300 for 2024 Summa Cum Laude International Youth Music Festival (July 4th-10th, Vienna)
The First place Winners will have the opportunity to perform their piece with orchestra.
Any concerto movement from the Baroque and Classical era.
(*Those who wish to play a concerto movement from other composers should contact us for approval.)