Release: November 16, 2017
Symphony Orchestra is now accepting applications for the 2017-2018
Young Artist Competition. Now in its 36th year, the competition
awards one vocalist and one instrumentalist for music excellence
and performance. The competition provides young musicians the
opportunity for exposure within the community through performance
as a soloist at a BSO concert. Additionally, a $500 cash prize
will be awarded to each of the winners.
pianist or vocalist in grades 10 through 12 may apply. All applicants
must be 15 years old at the time of the competition. Please visit
www.bsook.org for additional rules and details about the young
artist application process. All applications are due to the BSO
office at 415 S Dewey Suite 201 in Bartlesville by 5 p.m. on Friday,
December 8, 2017.
the winners will have the opportunity to perform at the Symphonys
60th Diamond Anniversary concert. The March 24, 2018 performance
is a celebration of the BSOs past, present, and future.
Past Young Artist Award winners include Travis Dunlap, Julie Hershberger,
Jay Hershberger, and Carla Janzen.