Scholarships are available to cover the application fee.If you are in need of financial assistance, please email us at email@example.com and include “Scholarships” in the subject line.
The Application Deadline is 5PM, February 1, 2023. Please note: we will be unable to accept any late applications.
First Round of Competition
* Repertoire is subject to approval by the Hartford Symphony Orchestra. Please contact us if you have any questions.
Semi-Final Round of Competition
Final Round of Competition
1st Place $1000
2nd Place $750
3rd Place $500
Jeffrey & Nancy Hoffman, Prize Underwriters of the Young Artists Competition
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Q: What qualifies as a “concerto movement” or “large-scale” work?
A: Any piece that features a solo instrument with orchestral accompaniment.
Q: Do I upload two separate videos for the concerto movement and solo works?
A: Yes, please upload separate videos for each piece.
Q: How should I label the video files?
A: Clearly label your files in the following format: “Your Name, Title of Work” (including movement). For example, “Timothy Brown, Gershwin Concerto in F, First Mvmt.”
Q: I’m having trouble uploading my application. What should I do?
A: Please email firstname.lastname@example.org and we’ll be happy to assist you.
Q: I don’t have an accompanist for my audition. What should I do?
A: We’re happy to help you! Email us at email@example.com for further assistance.