YOUNG ARTISTS’ COMPETITION
BURLINGTON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Burlington Symphony Orchestra is excited to announce our 2023-2024 Young Artist Competition. The Burlington Symphony Orchestra supports and encourages promising young artists by offering them the chance to perform as a soloist with a symphony orchestra.
Canadian citizenship is a requirement, and the musician must reside or study in Ontario.
Strings and Piano Category
A First Place Winner who will perform with the Burlington Symphony as a soloist during the 2024/25 Season and receive a prize of $500.
Winds and Brass Category
A First Place Winner who will perform with the Burlington Symphony as a soloist during the 2024/25 Season and receive a prize of $250.
An Emerging Young Artist
Who will receive a prize of $250 and be acknowledged at the concert, on our website and social media. Possible performance may be offered.
Using the Registration Form, please submit a video recording (via Youtube link, Google Drive, Dropbox etc.) of you performing your piece, preferably with piano accompaniment. Please ensure you have met the following conditions:
A LIST OF OUR PAST WINNERS
May 12, 2019
Katelyn Emery, violin – Brahms: Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 77, i. Allegro non troppo
Eena Yoon, cello – Dvořák: Cello Concerto in B minor, Op. 104, B. 191, i. Allegro
May 10, 2020
2019 First Place (performance to be rescheduled)
Diane Kim, violin – Jules Conus: Violin Concerto, 1st & 2nd mvmts
2019 Second Place (no performance)
Britton-Rene Collins, marimba – Sergei Golovko: The Russian Marimba Concerto
2019 Emerging Artist (no performance)
Samantha Yang, cello – Elgar: Cello Concerto in E minor, 4th mvmt