Opportunity Details

National Federation of Music Clubs

Deadlines vary with each award. See NFMC website for details.  http://www.nfmc-music.org/index.php?submenu=Competitions&src=gendocs&ref=Competition%26Awards      
 
Ellis Duo Piano competition deadline is October 2012 http://www.nfmc-music.org/index.php?src=events&srctype=detail&category=Events&refno=2  
The National Federation of Music Clubs offers more than $750,000 in competition and award prizes on the local, state and national level. The biennial Young Artist and Ellis Duo-Pianists competitions award a total of $50,000 in awards and two years of perf ormance bookings. Additional competitions are sponsored by the Federation in a wide range of categories, including voice, instrumental music, composition, dance, conducting, handicapped and visually impaired, and music therapy.
 

$15,000 First prize; $2,000 Second prize; $1,000 Third prize

The purpose of the Young Artist auditions is to promote outstanding young artists who are ready for a concert career.

Voice:  Age 25 but not 37 by June l, 2014

Instrumental:  Age 18 but not 30 by June l, 2014

Application Deadline:  February l, 2014

Applicants must be native-born or naturalized American citizens, must be members or become members of the NFMC either by individual or group affiliation before applications are accepted.

  • Applicants MUST be native-born or naturalized American citizens. (EXCEPTION: Lynn Freeman Olson Composition, Lynn Freeman Olson Piano Pedagogy Award applicants and International Music Camp applicants—50% U.S. citizens, 50% non U.S. citizens.)
  • Applicants must be members or become members of NFMC either by individual or group affiliation before applications are accepted. (EXCEPTION: Young Artist Auditions, Summer Music Center Awards Applicants and the three Armed Forces Awards. Application forms include necessary information for membership.)
  • JUNIOR entrants must be members of the Junior Division.
  • STUDENT entrants must be members of the Student Division.
  • Students CAN NOT compete in the Young Artist Competition and the Student/Collegiate Auditions in the same year.
  • ENTRANTS for SENIOR DIVISION AWARDS must be members of the Senior Division.

 

Each award requires a separate application;
forms and rules are available on the NFMC website: www.nfmc-music.org/

Deadlines vary with each award. See NFMC website for details:
National Federation of Music Clubs
 
Contact:  Jennifer Griffin, Administrative Manager info@nfmc-music.org
Headquarters Office:
1646 Smith Valley Road, Greenwood,
IN 46142
Telephone 317/882-4003

317 882-4003

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