Young Artist's Competition

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Eligibility

The competition is open to high school clarinetists (students starting ninth grade in fall 2013 through those graduating from high school in spring 2014).

Application

Please provide a high quality CD recording of the Poulenc Sonata, Mvt. 1 with accompaniment. Edited recordings will not be accepted.
Please fill out the online application. Print and send application confirmation, and unedited CD recording (marked with your name and address) postmarked by April 1, 2014 to:
Ben Redwine, RJ Music Group
Attn.: OU Clarinet Symposium Young Artist's Competition
1642 Cliff Drive
Edgewater, MD 21037

Preliminary Round Recording

Please fill out the online application. Print and send application confirmation, and unedited CD recording (marked with your name and address) postmarked by April 1, 2014 to:

Judging

Finalists will be chosen by committee from the preliminary round of recordings and notified by April 25, 2014. The musical selection for the final round will be a new piece commissioned by Ben Redwine and will be provided to the finalists upon notification. The final round of the competition will be held during the OU Clarinet Symposium, June 12-14, 2014. Finalists will receive free tuition to attend the Symposium and the winner of the competition will be featured on a Symposium recital. Prizes will be announced at a later date.

For more information, please contact Ben Redwine.

2013 Young Artist's Competition Donors

Buffet Crampon
ALRY Publications
Behn Mouthpieces
Canyes Xilema
Conn-Selmer
Vandoren
Reed Wizard
Reserve Reeds & Mouthpieces
Ridenour Clarinet Products
RJ Music Group
Rovner
Taplin-Weir
Doctor's Products
Grabner's ClarinetXpress
Lohff and Pfeiffer
Lomax Mouthpieces
Luyben Music
Reed Geek
OU School of Music
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Norman, OK 73019
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