PADUCAH, KY (KFVS) - The Paducah Symphony Orchestra and the Murray State University Music Department are teaming up to bring back the Young Artist Concerto Competition.
There are two divisions in the competition: one for pianists and one for all other orchestral instruments. The winner from each division will receive a $1,000 cash prize, an invitation to perform as a guest soloist with the Paducah Symphony Orchestra, and a music scholarship to Murray State University (if eligible).
Only high school students are eligible to participate. You must be at least 14 years old and in grades 9-12 by January 1, 2012.
Applications are due by January 15, 2012.