20th Annual Juanita Miller Concerto Competition
January 9, 2016

Owens Art Center
Southern Methodist University
Dallas, Texas
Divisions: Piano, Strings, Winds 

$750 Grand Prize Winner
(Grand Prize Winner awarded performance opportunities with
Marshall Symphony Orchestra  & Mesquite Symphony Orchestra )
Second Prize $400
Third Prize $200
Competition Entry Deadline:  October 31, 2015

Judges are:
Mia Chung, Piano - Curtis Institure of Music 
Stephen Shipps, Strings - University of Michigan School of Music
Mark Kellogg, Winds-Brass - Eastman School of Music 

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  • Student in grades 9 - 12 as of Entry Deadline date
  • Legal residents in the State of Texas
  • Currently studying with a private teacher
  • May enter only one division
  • Former Grand Prize winners ineligible
  • Former First Place winners ineligible to re-enter in the same division in which they previously won
    Entries accepted in the order received.  A five-minute excerpt of entry concerto on CD or audio tape required with application.
  • One movement of a STANDARD CONCERTO written originally for the instrument must be performed from memory with piano accompanist.
  • Finalists/call backs announced following preliminary rounds.
  • FIRST PLACE division winners compete in final round for Grand Prize.
  • Contestants are responsible for engaging and compensating an accompanist for the competition.

TASO Conference

Hosted by
Amarillo Symphony Guild

April 21-23, 2016

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