The deadline is February 1 to submit video applications for the Adelphi Orchestra’s annual young artist competition for string and wind musicians up to age 23. The winner will be awarded a solo appearance at the Adelphi Orchestra’s Young Artist Showcase Concert in 2017-18. The competition includes three categories: university/college/conservatory (ages 18 to 23), senior (ages 15 to 18), and junior (ages 14 and under). A winner will be chosen from finalists, who will perform on April 22, 2017, at the DiMenna Center for Classical Music in New York City. The Adelphi Orchestra, based in River Edge, New Jersey, is a professional, non-profit orchestra that performs symphonic, chamber, operatic, and dance programs throughout New Jersey and the metropolitan New York area. For more information or to apply, click here.

Posted January 17, 2017