- Published: Wednesday, 16 September 2015 17:42
Friends of wcfsymphony is accepting applications from musicians in grades 8-12 throughout Iowa to compete in the wcfsymphony Young Artist Concerto Competition on Sunday, January 24, 2016. The competition will be held in Davis Hall at the Gallagher- Bluedorn Performing Arts Center on the campus of the University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls. Students of piano, strings, woodwinds, brass and percussion in grades eight through twelve are encouraged to participate.
Cash prizes of $400 for first place, $250 for second place, and $150 for third place will be offered. The first place winner may perform with the Symphony on April 5, 2016. Deadline for applications is December 20, 2015.
The Young Artist Concerto Competition is chaired by Friends’ members Jo R. Capoccioni. Information and application form are available online at wcfsymphony.org under EDUCATION.