10th Annual GSO Young Artist Competition Announced

The GSO is excited to announce its tenth Young Artist Competition! The competition will be held on April 3, 2017 at the First Presbyterian Church in Batavia.

Information and applications are being sent to all music educators and private music teachers in Genesee and surrounding counties. Applications must be received by March 20, 2017. All instrumental and vocal students in grades 8 through 11 who can perform a level V or VI NYSSMA solo are welcome to audition. A panel of music educators and GSO maestro Shade Zajac will judge the competition this year.yac1

Each participant will be awarded a certificate of achievement and the winner will be featured as the guest soloist with the orchestra for a 2017-18 season concert.

Contact music educators or private teachers for information and application forms or email Georgia Childs at gchilds45@verizon.net.