Congratulations to the winners of last year's Annual Music Competition (above)
Annual Music Competition
Each year the WMC holds a competition for music camp scholarships and monetary prizes. It is open to any student in Central Virginia, as well as those who study with a WMC member. Applicants must be recommended by their music teachers.
Competition Date & Time: January 25, 2020 (snow date: February 8) 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Application Deadline: Midnight, January 10, 2020. Late applications will not be accepted.
Composition entries must be submitted by midnight, January 10, 2020
Winner's Recital: March 1, 2020 at the First Presbyterian Church on 500 Park Street. Please note that as a condition of receiving their awards, all first-place Competition Winners are required to perform at this event.
Note to parents, teachers, and students: Please review the Rules & Guidelines carefully, as well as the Application Form. They contain essential information related to the Competition, and are revised and updated every year.
Rules and Guidelines [download pdf]
Composition Guidelines for Students & Teachers [download pdf] (Required reading for all students entering the Composition category, as well as their teachers.)
Competition Essentials [download pdf]
Listing of Music Camps [download pdf]
Listing of Area Accompanists [download pdf]
To Apply: Online Application and payment
JUNIOR CAMP (Age 10- 13)
SENIOR CAMP (Age 14-18 but not yet graduated)
HIGH SCHOOL (Grades 9-11 all instruments, including vocalists. Grade 12 vocalists are included in this category)
SENIOR (Grade 12)
COMPOSITION (Age 10-18)
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