Open Solo Categories

Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your scheduled performance. Make sure to register at the front desk and fill out the comment sheets with your contest info and repertoire for judges to use. Contestants may sign up for two Prodigy and/or Open categories. Contestants who sign up for these categories may not sign up for any of the Qualified categories.

Open Solo (Entry Fee: $40 per category)

Open Solo Categories – for students performing works of a serious competitive nature. The best four performers in each category will win a commemorative medal. Performance consists of one piece or movement, accompanied or unaccompanied, not to exceed 5 minutes.  (Follow the time periods to pick your categories) For Clarinet any transcript music can be used.

Violin
Baroque Classic Romantic 20th Century (Modern)
VN/OB7 – age 7 or under VN/OC7 – age 7 or under VN/OR7 – age 7 or under VN/OM7 – age 7 or under
VN/OB8 – age 8 VN/OC8 – age 8 VN/OR8 – age 8 VN/OM8 – age 8
VN/OB9 – age 9 VN/OC9 – age 9 VN/OR9 – age 9 VN/OM9 – age 9
VN/OB10 – age 10 VN/OC10 – age 10 VN/OR10 – age 10 VN/OM10 – age 10
VN/OB11 – age 11 VN/OC11 – age 11 VN/OR11 – age 11 VN/OM11 – age 11
VN/OB12 – age 12 VN/OC12 – age 12 VN/OR12 – age 12 VN/OM12 – age 12
VN/OB13 – age 13 VN/OC13 – age 13 VN/OR13 – age 13 VN/OM13 – age 13
VN/OB14 – age 14 VN/OC14 – age 14 VN/OR14 – age 14 VN/OM14 – age 14
VN/OB15 – age 15 VN/OC15 – age 15 VN/OR15 – age 15 VN/OM15 – age 15
VN/OB16 – age 16 VN/OC16 – age 16 VN/OR16 – age 16 VN/OM16 – age 16
VN/OB17 – age 17 VN/OC17 – age 17 VN/OR17 – age 17 VN/OM17 – age 17
VN/OB18 – age 18 VN/OC18 – age 18 VN/OR18 – age 18 VN/OM18 – age 18
VN/OB19 – age 19 VN/OC19 – age 19 VN/OR19 – age 19 VN/OM19 – age 19
Viola
Baroque Classic Romantic 20th Century (Modern)
VA/OB8 – age 8 or under VA/OC8 – age 8 or under VA/OR8 – age 8 or under VA/OM8 – age 8 or under
VA/OB10 – age 9 – 10 VA/OC10 – age 9 – 10 VA/OR10 – age 9 – 10 VA/OM10 – age 9 – 10
VA/OB12 – age 11 – 12 VA/OC12 – age 11 – 12 VA/OR12 – age 11 – 12 VA/OM12 – age 11 – 12
VA/OB14 – age 13 – 14 VA/OC14 – age 13 – 14 VA/OR14 – age 13 – 14 VA/OM14 – age 13 – 14
VA/OB16 – age 15 – 16 VA/OC16 – age 15 – 16 VA/OR16 – age 15 – 16 VA/OM16 – age 15 – 16
VA/OB18 – age 17 – 18 VA/OC18 – age 17 – 18 VA/OR18 – age 17 – 18 VA/OM18 – age 17 – 18
VA/OB19 – age 19 VA/OC19 – age 19 VA/OR19 – age 19 VA/OM19 – age 19
Cello
Baroque Classic Romantic 20th Century (Modern)
VC/OB8 – age 8 or under VC/OC8 – age 8 or under VC/OR8 – age 8 or under VC/OM8 – age 8 or under
VC/OB10 – age 9 – 10 VC/OC10 – age 9 – 10 VC/OR10 – age 9 – 10 VC/OM10 – age 9 – 10
VC/OB12 – age 11 – 12 VC/OC12 – age 11 – 12 VC/OR12 – age 11 – 12 VC/OM12 – age 11 – 12
VC/OB14 – age 13 – 14 VC/OC14 – age 13 – 14 VC/OR14 – age 13 – 14 VC/OM14 – age 13 – 14
VC/OB16 – age 15 – 16 VC/OC16 – age 15 – 16 VC/OR16 – age 15 – 16 VC/OM16 – age 15 – 16
VC/OB18 – age 17 – 18 VC/OC18 – age 17 – 18 VC/OR18 – age 17 – 18 VC/OM18 – age 17 – 18
VC/OB19 – age 19 VC/OC19 – age 19 VCOR19 – age 19 VC/OM19 – age 19
Bass
Baroque Classic Romantic 20th Century (Modern)
VB/OB8 – age 8 or under VB/OC8 – age 8 or under VC/OR8 – age 8 or under VB/OM8 – age 8 or under
VB/OB10 – age 9 – 10 VB/OC10 – age 9 – 10 VB/OR10 – age 9 – 10 VB/OM10 – age 9 – 10
VB/OB12 – age 11 – 12 VB/OC12 – age 11 – 12 VB/OR12 – age 11 – 12 VB/OM12 – age 11 – 12
VB/OB14 – age 13 – 14 VB/OC14 – age 13 – 14 VB/OR14 – age 13 – 14 VB/OM14 – age 13 – 14
VB/OB16 – age 15 – 16 VB/OC16 – age 15 – 16 VB/OR16 – age 15 – 16 VB/OM16 – age 15 – 16
VB/OB18 – age 17 – 18 VB/OC18 – age 17 – 18 VB/OR18 – age 17 – 18 VB/OM18 – age 17 – 18
VB/OB19 – age 19 VB/OC19 – age 19 VBOR19 – age 19 VB/OM19 – age 19
Piano
Baroque Classic Romantic 20th Century (Modern)
PN/OB7 – age 7 or under PN/OC7 – age 7 or under PN/OR7 – age 7 or under PN/OM7 – age 7 or under
PN/OB8 – age 8 PN/OC8 – age 8 PN/OR8 – age 8 PN/OM8 – age 8
PN/OB9 – age 9 PN/OC9 – age 9 PN/OR9 – age 9 PN/OM9 – age 9
PN/OB10 – age 10 PN/OC10 – age 10 PN/OR10 – age 10 PN/OM10 – age 10
PN/OB11 – age 11 PN/OC11 – age 11 PN/OR11 – age 11 PN/OM11 – age 11
PN/OB12 – age 12 PN/OC12 – age 12 PN/OR12 – age 12 PN/OM12 – age 12
PN/OB13 – age 13 PN/OC13 – age 13 PN/OR13 – age 13 PN/OM13 – age 13
PN/OB14 – age 14 PN/OC14 – age 14 PN/OR14 – age 14 PN/OM14 – age 14
PN/OB15 – age 15 PN/OC15 – age 15 PN/OR15 – age 15 PN/OM15 – age 15
PN/OB16 – age 16 PN/OC16 – age 16 PN/OR16 – age 16 PN/OM16 – age 16
PN/OB17 – age 17 PN/OC17 – age 17 PN/OR17 – age 17 PN/OM17 – age 17
PN/OB18 – age 18 PN/OC18 – age 18 PN/OR18 – age 18 PN/OM18 – age 18
PN/OB19 – age 19 PN/OC19 – age 19 PN/OR19 – age 19 PN/OM19 – age 19

Other instruments: Clarinet = CL / Oboe = OB / Flute = FL / Harp = HP / Harpsichord = HC / Guitar = GT / Trumpet = TP / Trombone = TB / French horn = FH / Tuba = TA / Saxophone = SP /