Young Artist Concerto Competition 2022

Date of Auditions: Saturday, October 8, 2022

Site: Josephine Campbell Recital Hall (UND Campus, Hughes Fine Arts Center)

Application Deadline: September 24, 2022

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YOUNG ARTIST CONCERTO COMPETITION - Collegiate level

  • This competition is open to instrumentalists, pianists, or vocalists residing within the state of North Dakota or within 120 miles of Grand Forks, ND.

  • Participants must be between the ages of 18–23 and born on or after February 15, 1999.

  • The winner will be invited to perform with the Greater Grand Forks Symphony at the December 11, 2022 Concert and will receive a cash prize of $250.


YOUNG ARTIST CONCERTO COMPETITION – High School level

  • This competition is open to instrumentalists, pianists, or vocalists residing within the state of North Dakota or within 120 miles of Grand Forks, ND and currently enrolled in High School coursework.

  • The winner will receive a cash prize of $100.  The winner may be considered to perform at a Greater Grand Forks Symphony sponsored event.

 
Both levels require the following:

  • A standard repertoire solo piece with orchestral accompaniment from the Baroque, Classical, Romantic or Modern period. Please submit the estimated timing of the piece. In the case of a multi-movement piece exceeding 15 minutes, please select one movement. Your selection needs to be approved by the GGFSO Music Director for timing, and availability of score, parts, and appropriate orchestral forces (instruments/players) in case you are selected to perform this piece with orchestra.

  • Memorization is required.

  • The audition should be performed with piano accompaniment, using the soloist’s own pianist.

  • Three scores or three piano parts must be provided for the judging panel. Photocopies are acceptable.


The application deadline of September 24, 2022 includes both the application fee of $25 and the application form. Students can apply and pay online below. Questions should be directed to 701.732.0262 or ggfso@ggfso.org.

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