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The 2020 Annual Music Competition

The 2020 Annual Music Competition

Last year's 2019 Annual Music Competition Winners! (Above)


Congratulations to THIS year's winners!  (Click Below)

Complete List of 2020 Winners


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.

Learn more about last year

2020 Competition

Key Dates:

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.

Key Documents:

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]

Accompanist Fee Application [download pdf]

To Apply:  Online Application and payment

Competition Categories:

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)

Questions: Please email competition@wednesdaymusicclub.org

2020 Schedule [download pdf]