Concerto Competition

Saturday, September 22, 2018

Students in grades 9-12 (as of September 2018)

  • Contestants must perform the first movement (including cadenza) from any piano concerto by:
    1. Mozart
    2. Beethoven
    3. Mendelssohn
    4. Schumann
    5. Grieg
    6. Saint-Saens (Second or Fifth Concertos only)
  • The work must be performed from memory.
  • Performance time will be limited to 10 minutes.
  • Contestants must be prepared to perform any portions of the work as requested by the judges.
  • The winner will receive a $750 cash award and will perform the concerto movement with the Ithaca College Symphony Orchestra during the 2018-19 season.