4th Annual Youth Concerto Competition
OCT 31 2016 • MSO TEAM
The MSO Youth Concerto Competition is a fantastic opportunity for young musicians under the age of 21 to further their development in the field of solo performance. Cash prizes and performance opportunities with the MSO and MSYO will be awarded to our finalists.
The 4th Annual Youth Concerto Competition is divided into three different instrument categories:
* Orchestral Winds/Brass/Percussion
1st Place Winner: $1000 cash award & performance with the MSO
2nd Place Winner: $500 cash award & performance with the MSYO
3rd Place Winner: $250 cash award & soloist performance with the MSYO
Application Deadline: December 14, 2016
Live Audition (for those who advance): January 14
Application Fee: $30 non-refundable.
Applicants must be 21 years or younger as of September 1, 2016 and must be residents of the GTA.
Required: one movement of a concerto, or a complete one movement concerto.
How to Apply:
1. Download the youth concerto application form here.
2. Record a video of your performance. Upload the video to YouTube.
3. Submit the YouTube link and application form via email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Application fees can be mailed to:
MSO Youth Concerto Competition
4141 Living Arts Dr.
Mississauga, ON L5B 4B8
Performance Date: Winners will perform during the 2017/18 concert season.
This competition would not be possible without the very generous support of the Community Foundation of Mississauga and the Lloyd Carr-Harris Foundation.