Charles B. DCamp Young Performers’ Solo Competition

The 2016 Competition will be Sunday, March 13, 2016, at Galvin Fine Arts Center, Saint Ambrose University, Davenport, Iowa, from 1:00-5:00pm.

The application for 2016 is now available!
2016 Young Performer’s competition introduction letter, repertoire list and  application (docx)
2016 Application Form (pdf)

The Quad City Wind Ensemble is pleased to announce the Twenty-Seventh Annual Charles B. DCamp Young Performers’ Solo Competition to be held in Madsen Hall, at St. Ambrose University on Sunday, March 13, 2016. The winner will appear as our guest soloist on May 1, 2016.

In addition to performing with the Quad City Wind Ensemble, the first place winner will receive a $250 scholarship for private study. The second place winner will receive a $150 scholarship for private study, and the third place winner will receive a $100 scholarship for private study.

The audition must be on one of the approved solos with concert band accompaniment (list available here), or have prior approval from the Competition Chairperson.  Students auditioning must have two judges’ copies and perform with an accompanist.

Questions can be directed to info@qcwindensemble.org.