Wednesday, January 3, 2018

2018 YOUNG ARTIST CONCERTO COMPETITION SPONSORED BY LIVINGSTON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

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Young Artist Concerto Competition

WHEN: Saturday, February 17, 2018
WHERE
: Livingston Public Library, 30 Robert Harp Drive, Livingston, New Jersey.

Princeton violinist Asher Wulfman, a student of Marilyn McDonald at Oberlin Conservatory, was the accomplished winner of last year’s scholarship with his performance of Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto in e minor. He received not only a scholarship, but the opportunity to perform  his chosen concerto, in its entirety and in concert, with what is regarded as one of the finest regional ensembles in the state of New Jersey.

As always, this annual competition is open to all legal residents of the State of New Jersey between the ages of 14 and 21. The winner receives a $1000 scholarship to further his/her music studies and will perform the winning concerto this year at the Livingston Symphony Orchestra's May 12, 2018 concert.

Young artists must apply beforehand to participate in the competition and can find downloadable applications and competition procedures on the Livingston Symphony Orchestra website, www.lsonj.org.

Applications must be mailed in and POSTMARKED no later than January 31, 2018.

For additional information on the Livingston Symphony Orchestra’s upcoming Young Artist Concerto Competition, feel free to visit the orchestra on facebook, email scholarship@lsonj.org or phone 973-886-9525.