An opportunity for talented, young musicians in Westchester County to compete for cash prizes and the opportunity to perform significant, solo works with the New Westchester Symphony Orchestra (Benjamin Niemczyk, Conductor) on April 30, 2017 in White Plains, NY.
|1st Prize: $500 + Performance|
|2nd Prize: $250 + Performance|
|3rd Prize: Performance only|
Westchester residents of high school age who play any standard orchestral instrument, e.g., violin, piano, flute, clarinet, trumpet, voice, etc.
One movement of a significant work for soloist and orchestra. The piece must be in the public domain and the score/parts must be freely available online*.
|Wed, Feb 28 - Materials due|
|Wed, Mar 08- Live auditions in Westchester w/ piano (accompanist provided by NewWSO)|
|Wed, Apr 26 - Dress rehearsal w/ orch|
|Sun, Apr 30 - Concert|
|1. Complete the online form below|
|2. Pay the $50 registration fee|
|3. Prepare a video of one movement of a work for soloist (piano accomp ok for video)|
|4. Materials due Friday, Feb 10, 2017|
Please write firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions or concerns.
*All pieces are subject to approval. Works not in the public domain cannot be considered.