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OPYO 2017 concerto competition application form
This competition is open to current members of the OPYO's YSO orchestra.
Cash prizes will be awarded to the first place ($250), second place ($150), and third ($100) winners.
This application form must be completely filled out by Monday evening, February 13th, 2017.
The competition will be held on Sunday, February 26th, 2017 at Cooper Chapel in Bella Vista from 3-5 pm.
The competition selection should be a single movement of a concerto or a single movement work.
Selections do not have to be memorized for the competition but we recommend that you have your selection memorized for the performance on May 1. Competition participants must perform with a piano accompaniment and it is your responsibility to secure an accompanist, set rehearsal time and pay the
accompanist’s fees, if applicable.
Mr. Collett must approve the piece you choose before the audition. Please email Mr. Collett at
for approval of your piece and/or with any questions.
Title of Competition Selection
Length in minutes
The Ozarks Philharmonic Youth Orchestras
Music Director & YSO Conductor