Calling all high school music students! Begin preparing your entry for this years Concerto Competition!
The competition is open to Anchorage area high school-aged musicians who play a woodwind, brass, string or percussion instrument. (Past winners are not eligible.)
Students should prepare a movement from a standard concerto or a work that has an orchestral accompaniment, with the intent of performing with the Anchorage Civic Orchestra (ACO). The selected work should be 10 minutes or less in length.
Date: December 13, 2014
Location: UAA Fine Arts Building, Room 124.
Each applicant must supply his or her own piano accompanist.
Winner receives (1) a solo performance opportunity with the Anchorage Civic Orchestra and (2)a $200 prize.
Honorable Mention prizes may also be awarded at the discretion of the judges.
The ACO Concerto Competition winner will perform with the Orchestra at the Family Concert on March 21, 2015.
Download information and application here.