Welcome to the Friends of Chamber Music’s 64rd Annual Young Musicians Competition! Please read the entry rules and requirements thoroughly, and carefully fill out the application below.
Entry Rules and Requirements
- There are two age categories:
-Junior: for players up to age 18
-Senior : for players up to age 26
- Competition ensembles must have three or more performers.
- Instruments may be strings, winds, brass or piano in any combination.
- Selections are to be from the classical instrumental music repertoire.
- Playing time will be limited to approximately 10 minutes, both at the preliminary auditions and the concert.
- Competitors may not participate in more than two groups.
- Preliminary auditions will be held in Vancouver on Sunday, March 04, 2018 for the Senior Division; Sunday, February 25, 2018 for the Junior Division. For ensembles from outside the Lower Mainland, DVDs or data files playable on Windows Media Player may be considered for the auditions.
- Entry forms must be completed and received by Monday, February 05, 2018.
- The competition concert is held on Sunday, April 08, 2018 at 7:00 p.m., at Koerner Recital Hall of the Vancouver Academy of Music.
For inquiries, please call Karen Shuster at 604-732-9565.