Young Musician Contest

Staff Writer
Columbus Parent

Calling all young classical musicians! The New Albany Symphony Orchestra is currently accepting applications for its 2012 Student Concerto Competition, which will be held on Saturday, March 3 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Graves Piano Recital Hall, 5298 Karl Road.The competition is open to all students ages 19 and under as of June 1, 2012.There is a $40 application fee.

Each applicant must provide their own accompanist, and should perform one movement from a concerto from the orchestral repertoire.The winner of the competition will receive a $250 prize and will perform at the New Albany Symphony Orchestra's April 15, 2012 concert at 3 p.m. at the Jeanne B. McCoy Community Center for the Arts.

The application deadline is Friday, February 10, 2012.For additional information or to apply online, visit www.NewAlbanySymphony.com.