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Application Deadline: March 1st, 2022 at 11:59pm Mountain Time Zone
The Grand Junction Symphony prides itself on selecting the finest artists to perform concerti with the orchestra through its Young Artist Competition each year. The instrument chosen for the competition rotates each year between piano, solo instrument, and voice. The 2021-2022 competition is for piano contestants.
The winner or winners from the final round on March 27, 2022 will be offered an opportunity to perform their concerto with the 2022-2023 season as soloist with the Grand Junction Symphony Orchestra. Dates, times, and repertoire are to be determined depending on the schedules of the soloist and orchestra.
For the competition finalists:
1st prize: $1500
2nd Prize: $750
3rd Prize: $500
Audience Prize: $250
(Final Round will be held online-only March 25-27, 2022.)
Winner/winners will be offered soloist contracts for the 2022-2023 season.
For the 2022-2023 season, the winner will receive a separate Performance fee TBD, plus travel and hotel.
Fee, performance date, and repertoire to be determined by July 2022.
Total Prize Money