Prodigy 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.

Prodigy (Young Musician) Solo (Entry Fee: $55 per category)

Prodigy Solo Categories – for superior students performing repertoire of a serious competitive nature.  The best four performers in each category will win a beautiful commemorative medal.  The first-place winner of each category may advance to the grand prize contest. Performance consists of two contrasting pieces or movements, one of the pieces must be composed by Bach, not to exceed 8 minutes total.

Violin
Baroque Classic Romantic 20th Century (Modern)
VN/PB9 – age 9 or under VN/PC9 – age 9 or under VN/PR9 – age 9 or under VN/PM9-age 9 or under
VN/PB12 – age 10 – 12 VN/PC12 – age 10 – 12 VN/PR12 – age 10 – 12 VN/PM12 – age 10 – 12
VN/PB15 – age 13 – 15 VN/PC15 – age 13 – 15 VN/ PR15 – age 13 – 15 VN/PM15 – age 13 – 15
VN/PB19 – age 16 – 19 VN/PC19 – age 16 – 19 VN/PR19 – age 16 – 19 VN/PM19 – age 16 – 19
Viola
Baroque Classic Romantic 20th Century (Modern)
VA/PB9 – age 9 or under VA/PC9 – age 9 or under VA/PR9 – age 9 or under VA/PM9-age 9 or under
VA/PB12 – age 10 – 12 VA/PC12 – age 10 – 12 VA/PR12 – age 10 – 12 VA/PM12 – age 10 – 12
VA/PB15 – age 13 – 15 VA/PC15 – age 13 – 15 VA/ PR15 – age 13 – 15 VA/PM15 – age 13 – 15
VA/PB19 – age 16 – 19 VA/PC19 – age 16 – 19 VA/PR19 – age 16 – 19 VA/PM19 – age 16 – 19
Cello
Baroque Classic Romantic 20th Century (Modern)
VC/PB9 – age 9 or under VC/PC9 – age 9 or under VC/PR9 – age 9 or under VC/PM9-age 9 or under
VC/PB12 – age 10 – 12 VC/PC12 – age 10 – 12 VC/PR12 – age 10 – 12 VC/PM12 – age 10 – 12
VC/PB15 – age 13 – 15 VC/PC15 – age 13 – 15 VC/ PR15 – age 13 – 15 VC/PM15 – age 13 – 15
VC/PB19 – age 16 – 19 VC/PC19 – age 16 – 19 VC/PR19 – age 16 – 19 VC/PM19 – age 16 – 19
Bass
Baroque Classic Romantic 20th Century (Modern)
DB/PB9 – age 9 or under DB/PC9 – age 9 or under DB/PR9 – age 9 or under DB/PM9-age 9 or under
DB/PB12 – age 10 – 12 DB/PC12 – age 10 – 12 DB/PR12 – age 10 – 12 DB/PM12 – age 10 – 12
DB/PB15 – age 13 – 15 DB/PC15 – age 13 – 15 DB/ PR15 – age 13 – 15 DB/PM15 – age 13 – 15
DB/PB19 – age 16 – 19 DB/PC19 – age 16 – 19 DB/PR19 – age 16 – 19 DB/PM19 – age 16 – 19
Piano
Baroque Classic Romantic 20th Century (Modern)
PN/PB9 – age 9 or under PN/PC9 – age 9 or under PN/PR9 – age 9 or under PN/PM9-age 9 or under
PN/PB12 – age 10 – 12 PN/PC12 – age 10 – 12 PN/PR12 – age 10 – 12 PN/PM12 – age 10 – 12
PN/PB15 – age 13 – 15 PN/PC15 – age 13 – 15 PN/ PR15 – age 13 – 15 PN/PM15 – age 13 – 15
PN/PB19 – age 16 – 19 PN/PC19 – age 16 – 19 PN/PR19 – age 16 – 19 PN/PM19 – age 16 – 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 /