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Download the Application FormCompetition Information:The 2014-15 competition is open to pianists only. The 2015-16 competition will be open to all instrumentalists and vocalists except piano. Preliminary Round: FHSU Campus, Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts CenterSaturday, November 15, 2014Final Round: FHSU Campus, Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts CenterSaturday, February 7, 2015, 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 7, 2015 concert. Prizes will be announced immediately following the concert.
First Prize: The Hays Symphony Young Artists' Prize
$400Past First Prize Winners:2014: Emma Bobbs Hoeft, cello, Kansas City, MO
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or 785-628-4294.