Dates: Saturday, March 19 (Preliminaries) and Sunday, March 20 (Finals), 2016
Time: This is an all-day event.
Participants will be notified of their assigned time after the deadline.
Steinway Recital Hall,
11611 Old Georgetown Rd
North Bethesda, MD
Application fee: Junior Division $35 per student, Senior Division $50 per student; Nonmember fee: additional $50 per applicant
Postmark deadline: February 15, 2016
ALL WMTA RULES APPLY.
This competition is held in audition format. Awards: - Senior division: 1st place will be a monetary prize and a performance with the Capital City Symphony of the concerto entered. A 2nd place monetary prize and an Honorable Mention will be awarded. - Junior Division: only monetary prizes will be awarded. Eligibility: - Previous first-place winners are not eligible to enter the same division of the Competition again.
Junior Division: Open to elementary- and middle-school students. -
Senior Division: Open to any student aged 19 or younger currently in high school, middle school or elementary school in the Washington metropolitan area. Special rules: -
This is a two-tiered competition with Preliminaries and Finals. - Applicants must provide their own accompanist at each level of the competition. The accompanist may be anyone other than the student’s own teacher. - Students must provide the judges with scores of their pieces. All participants are responsible for complying with U.S. copyright law. For use of copied or downloaded materials, please refer to the WMTA General Rules. REPERTOIRE: Junior Division: Any one movement from a standard concerto. Senior Division: An entire concerto from the standard repertoire, with the exception of Beethoven: Concerto #3 and Prokofieff: Concerto #3.