2017 YOUNG ARTIST CONCERTO COMPETITION
THE SPECTRUM SYMPHONY OF NEW YORK

Click here for the online application form.

DESCRIPTION:

Music students at the high school level are hereby invited to apply to audition to win an opportunity to perform a concerto with the SPECTRUM SYMPHONY OF NEW YORK.
The competition is open to all orchestral instruments.

THE PERFORMANCE DATE IS: Friday October 20th, 2017 at 8:00 PM, in Manhattan.

There will be TWO rounds in the application process.

FIRST ROUND:
Applicants should submit a video/audio recording of a recent performance or run-through, with piano accompaniment. This should be a link to a track on Soundcloud, Youtube, Vimeo, Dropbox, etc. that you provide on the application form.
APPLICATION FEE: $15

FIRST ROUND DEADLINE: The deadline for submitting the recording link, online application, and $15 app. fee is Tuesday August 15th, 2017. Click here for the online application form.

SECOND ROUND:
On approximately September 1st, UP TO TEN (10) FINALISTS will be invited based upon the quality of the first round entries, to perform in a live audition for our professional judging panel.
AUDITION DATE: Saturday, September 16th.
AUDITION VENUE: The National Opera Center, 330 Seventh Avenue, Manhattan.
CONCERT DATE: Friday, October 20th at 8PM.
CONCERT VENUE: Broadway Presbyterian Church in Manhattan.

REPERTORY: Solo concerto works are acceptable. The repertory is open, to include classical and contemporary works, even new works. However, we reserve the right to refuse any work if it requires a very unusual or large orchestra. If you have any question about whether the work you wish to perform is acceptable, please ask us by email: admin(at)spectrumsymphony.org.

OTHER REQUIREMENTS: The applicant must be either studying with a private teacher, OR be enrolled (in spring or fall 2017) in an established pre-college program for performance.

Best wishes to all applicants and good luck!
Spectrum Symphony of New York

Click here for the online application form.

Please pay the $15 application fee here:


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