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Bartlesville Symphony 2017-2018 Young Artist Competition Now Open

Posted: November 16, 2017

The Bartlesville Symphony Orchestra is now accepting applications for the 2017-2018 Young Artist Competition.  Now in it’s 36th year, the competition awards one vocalist and one instrumentalist for music excellence and performance.  The competition provides young musicians the opportunity for exposure within the community through performance as a soloist at a BSO concert.  Additionally, a $500 cash prize will be awarded to each of the winners.

Any instrumentalist, pianist or vocalist in grades 10 through 12 may apply.  All applicants must be 15 years old at the time of the competition. Please visit www.bsook.org for additional rules and details about the young artist application process.  All applications are due to the BSO office at 415 S Dewey Suite 201 in Bartlesville by 5 p.m. on Friday, December 8, 2017.

This year, the winners will have the opportunity to perform at the Symphony’s 60th Diamond Anniversary concert. The March 24, 2018 performance is a celebration of the BSO’s past, present, and future.  Past Young Artist Award winners include Travis Dunlap, Julie Hershberger, Jay Hershberger, and Carla Janzen.

About the Bartlesville Symphony Orchestra

Performing under the leadership of Maestro Lauren Green, the
Bartlesville Symphony Orchestra is celebrating the 60
th Diamond Anniversary Season.  Established in
1957, the BSO provides cultural enrichment, music education, and performing
arts appreciation for Bartlesville and surrounding communities. The BSO is a
professional/community orchestra consisting of professional, student, and
volunteer musicians. For season concert tickets or general information please
contact the BSO office (918) 336-7717 or visit www.bsook.org

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