2020 AUDITIONS AND DEADLINE DATES
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: MARCH 13, 2020
AUDITIONS: SATURDAY, APRIL 4, 2020
Only the first 20 applications in each category will be accepted!
Grand Traverse Musicale will offer scholarships for band, orchestra, voice, or keyboard students in grades 7-12. Students may be home-schooled, or enrolled in private or public school anywhere in the 5 county area. They should have at least one year of music study.The award may be used for lessons, a music camp, or summer music program, and will be awarded when the lessons, camp or program have been arranged by the student. The award will be sent to the teacher or camp/program in the student's name.
This year's auditions for the scholarships will be held on Saturday, April 4, 2020. The auditions are held in different rooms in First Congregational Church, 6105 Center Road, Traverse City. Click here for local piano teachers and accompanists.
The application fee is $10.00, with the sum going to another scholarship, The judges have requested one small picture of each applicant, which you should bring on the audition day.
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: FRIDAY, MARCH 13, 2020
AUDITIONS: SATURDAY, APRIL 4, 2020 starting at 9am
All applicants will have 15 minutes for the audition: 6-8 minutes for performance, then feedback from the judges. Be prepared to present TWO 3-5 minute CONTRASTING pieces or portion of pieces. Winners will be notified within 24 hours and they will also be listed on the website.
Please submit the online audition application below, download one, or procure a printed one from your music teacher. When the application has been received, the student will be notified. You will be given your time AFTER the deadline. Please plan to arrive at least 15 minutes before the audition to register. Please remember your small picture. There are warm-up rooms with piano available on a strictly 'first come, first served' basis. Using an accompanist is entirely up to the student, and the accompanist MUST BE SECURED before the application is accepted.
Grand Traverse Musicale
Scholarship Auditions 2020
When: Saturday, April 4, 2020 for 7-12 graders (deadline Friday, March 13, 2020)
Where: First Congregational Church, 6105 Center Road, Traverse City MI
Why: Audition experience, judges' feedback, to award scholarships to be used to further musical education
Who: Students, grades 7-12 Categories: Woodwinds/brass/percussion, strings, vocal and keyboard.
Scholarships will be awarded to each section, 7-8, 9-11, AND 12 (see College Awards). Winners are REQUIRED to perform at one of the Grand Traverse Musicale programs.
Please fill out the Online Application Form in its entirety, including accompanist, city, state, and zip code.
You may also download a printable application from here: Download a printable scholarship application.
Send information form to:
8020 Peninsula Dr
Traverse City MI 49686
Apply early to get your choice of times and to be accepted before categories fill.