2020 AUDITIONS AND DEADLINE DATES
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: MARCH 13, 2020
AUDITIONS: SATURDAY, APRIL 4, 2020
Grand Traverse Musicale will offer scholarships for band, orchestra, voice, or piano students in grades 7-12. Students may be home-schooled, or enrolled in private or public school anywhere in the 5 county area. 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 ONLY ONE DAY for 7th through 12th grades. The auditions are held in different rooms in First Congregational Church, 6105 Center Road, Traverse City. Click here for local piano teachers and accompanists.
We have raised the handling fee to $10.00 for an application, with the sum going to another scholarship, The judges have requested a small picture of each applicant, which you may bring on the audition day.
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: FRIDAY, MARCH 13, 2020
AUDITIONS: SATURDAY, APRIL 4, 201920 9am - 3:45pm
7th and 8th graders will have 15 for the audition: 6-8 minutes for performance, then feedback from the judges. 9th-11th graders 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 within 24 hours.
THE ONLINE APPLICATION IS BEING REVISED. IT WILL BE AVAILABLE AT THE END OF OCTOBER.
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
Why: Audition experience, judges' feedback, to award scholarships to be used to further musical education
Who: Students, grades 7-12, of any instrument, voice, piano, guitar in classical music pursuit
Scholarships will be awarded to each section, 7-8, 9-11, AND 12 (see Schilling Award, where a new annual $1,000 Douglas Bell Scholarship, and Member Award have been added.)
THE ONLINE APPLICATION IS BEING REVISED AND WILL BE AVAILABLE THE END OF OCTOBER
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:
7943 Skegemog Point Road
Williamsburg, MI 49690
Apply early to get your choice of times.