Rising Stars Concerto Competition

Rising Stars Concerto Competition

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Thank you for visiting the Rodney and Lorna Sawatsky Rising Stars Concerto Competition on Acceptd. Messiah College, in cooperation with the Harrisburg Symphony Orchestra, hosts a biannual concerto competition on the College’s campus, just 12 miles from Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. All instrumentalists in grades 9–12, residing in the United States, are eligible. Play for the chance to win a $1,000 cash prize and the Vollmer Music Scholarship to attend Messiah College, valued at more than $70,000, and a possible appearance with the Harrisburg Symphony Orchestra on the Masterworks Series.