Hendersonville Symphony Young Artist Competition

Musicians in a symphony performance.

The 24th Annual Hendersonville Symphony Orchestra Young Artist Competition takes place Sunday, Feb. 3 at Freeburg Pianos in Hendersonville. Students of voice, piano, or orchestral instruments (woodwind, brass, percussion or string) who qualify by age and residency may apply.

The first place winner will perform as soloist with the Hendersonville Symphony Orchestra on Saturday, March 16, 2019 under the baton of Music Director Thomas Joiner for the Young at Heart program.

With the very generous support of the event sponsors, the LaBorde Eye Group and Dr. and Mrs. Jerry Pyles, awards for the winners include:

  • First Place: $1000
  • Second Place: $600
  • Third Place: $400

The application deadline is January 11, 2019. Application materials include the following:

Please send the application materials to:

Hendersonville Symphony Orchestra
Attn: Young Artist Competition
PO Box 1811
Hendersonville NC 28793

Alternatively, applicants can complete registration online. Any questions should be directed to [email protected].