Young Artist Competition

2014 Young Artist Competition Info
Deadline for entry: October 8, 2014 (application and registration opens September 2, 2014)
Competition: November 8, 2014 9am-5pm
Winners Recital: November 26, 2014 12 noon




Listen to the 2013 Winners Recital:

Classical 90.5 is proud to announce the winners of the
2013 Young Artist Competition

First Place: Choong-won Jin,  piano
Second Place: Christina Li, piano

Honorable Mentions (alphabetical order):
Harpistry 188, harp quartet
Joshua Steinbach, counter-tenor
Emily Stone, harp
Jonathan Yi, violin

Hear them all perform on Lunchtime Classics Wednesday November 27 at noon.

The judges for this year’s competition were: Joanna Goldstein, Andrew Rhinehart and Daniel Gilliam.

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Announcing the 2013 Classical 90.5/PNC Wealth Management Young Artist Competition! The deadline for entering is October 21, 2013, either by mail (postmark deadline) or our new online form.

2013 Classical 90.5/ PNC Wealth Management Young Artist Competition
Fact Sheet and Rules

HOW TO ENTER -

REGISTRATION FOR THE 2013 COMPETITION IS CLOSED

Enter online by October 21, 2013 at midnight.
Submit a printed version of the online form, and a check or money order by mail, postmarked no later than October 21, 2013.
APPLICATION MUST INCLUDE AN APPLICATION FEE OF TWENTY DOLLARS ($20.00) AND MUST BE POSTMARKED OR SUBMITTED ONLINE NO LATER THAN OCTOBER 21, 2013. NO LATE APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED.

DATES
Application Postmark Deadline: October 21, 2013
Notification of audition time: October 28, 2013
Competition: Saturday, November 2, 2013, 9am to 4pm
Winners Recital: Wednesday, November 27, 2013 12 noon – Call times between 10:30 & 11:30

LOCATION
Louisville Public Media/Classical 90.5, 619 S. Fourth Street, Louisville, KY 40202

ELIGIBILITY
Eligible pre-college, students ages 8-18 currently studying with teachers in Louisville or surrounding Kentucky, Indiana, and Ohio counties within a radius of 125 miles from Louisville.

REPERTOIRE
Students should choose one (1) piece or movement from a larger work that best showcases their ability. The use of a background tape or CD is strictly prohibited. All students must provide their own accompanist, if applicable. Judges have the option of ending the performance at any time.

JUDGES
Judges will be professional musicians who have no students entered in the competition.

RATING
Judges will comment on various aspects of the student’s performance. Each student will receive a copy of the comments. The judges’ decisions are final.

AWARDS
First Place: $200 cash prize
Second Place and Honorable Mentions

WINNERS’ RECITAL
All winners (first, second and honorable mentions) must perform for the live, radio broadcast of Lunchtime Classics on November 27, 2013. The notifications of winners will be made prior to the broadcast, but an announcement will be made on air.

APPLICATION
Acknowledgement of application receipt and the audition schedule will be e-mailed.

APPLICATION MUST INCLUDE AN APPLICATION FEE OF TWENTY DOLLARS ($20.00) AND MUST BE POSTMARKED OR SUBMITTED ONLINE NO LATER THAN OCTOBER 21, 2013. NO LATE APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED.
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