The Riverside Philharmonic is holding its first Concerto Competition on December 17, 2017 at the Coil School for the Arts Concert Hall. Students between the ages of 12 and 25 on the day of the competition will be eligible to complete. Complete rules can be downloaded here.
Approved repertoire to choose from can be downloaded here.

Application must be submitted electronically and payment must be made no later than 11:59 p.m., Friday, December 1, 2017. DEADLINE EXTENDED!!

– Application Fee via PayPal $25.00

IMPORTANT DATES

Friday, December 1, 2017 – applications and application fees due.

Sunday, December 17, 2018 – concerto competition – CSA Concert Hall

Saturday, January 13, 2017 – Winner’s Concert: top 3 winners of Concerto Competition perform a recital with piano.

Saturday, February 10 & Sunday, February 11, 2018 – Winner of Concerto Competition appears as soloist with Riverside Philharmonic.

PRIZES
The Grand Prize Winner will appear as soloist in the work played in the competition with Riverside Philharmonic on February 10 and 11, 2018. They will receive hotel accommodations while in Riverside for the February performances. The winner will also receive a $1000 cash prize and in the Winners’ Recital on January 13, 2018.

The 2nd Prize Winner will receive a $500 cash prize and will be invited to appear in the Winners’ Recital on January 13, 2018.

The 3rd Prize Winner will receive a $250 cash prize and will be invited to appear in the Winners’ Recital on January 13, 2018.