The Southern Utah University Bands Concerto Competition was created to provide young musicians with a chance to showcase their talents to a broad audience. Each fall, finalists are selected from recorded auditions to perform live for a panel of judges. From this select group, a winner is chosen to perform with one of the SUU bands at their spring semester concert.
The contest is open to anyone currently enrolled in high school or college under the age of 25. For more information on entering the contest, see the submission requirements (below) or contact Dr. Adam Lambert, Director of Bands, at (435) 865-8160 or firstname.lastname@example.org
The winner will perform his or her concerto with the SUU Wind Ensemble
Competitors may play one movement of a concerto for soloist and band, or a complete concerto or other work for soloist and band.
15 minutes or less.
Works from any period are acceptable.
Works must be performed with piano accompaniment for the recording and the live audition.
Applications and recordings will be accepted from instrumental or vocal soloists.
All applicants must be enrolled in high school or college during the 2012-2013 academic year.
Audition recording and application due by
Finalists will be chosen for a live audition on