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Download the Application FormCompetition Information:The 2013-14 competition is open to all instrumentalists and vocalists except piano. The 2014-15 competition will be open only to pianists.
Preliminary Round: FHSU Campus, Malloy Hall
Saturday, November 9, 2013
Final Round: FHSU Campus, Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center
Saturday, February 8, 2014, 7:30 p.m.
Up to three finalists will be selected for the final round, a public performance with the Hays Symphony Orchestra at its
February 8, 2014 concert. Prizes will be announced immediately following
First Prize: The Hays Symphony Young Artists' Prize
$400Past First Prize Winners:
2013: Daniel Chai-Te, piano, Lawrence, KS
2012: Evgenny Zvonnikov, violin, Wichita, KS
2011: Stanton Nelson, piano, Lawrence, KS2010: Connie Mak, piano, Lawrence, KS
2009: Christopher Nichols, clarinet, Lawrence, KS
2008: Emma Casey, flute, Lawrence, KS
2007: Sun Young Jo, piano, South Korea
2006: Alex Toepfer, saxophone, Hays, KS
2005: Andrew Wright, piano, Wichita, KS2004: Alisha Eickhoff, voice, Hays, KS
Contact Dr. Kristin Pisano at email@example.com or 785-628-4294.