Enjoy brilliant performances by young musicians from Central Minnesota. Young Performer Competition contestants will join Grand Prize winner Anthony Berndt for a delightful evening of music.
The Young Performers Competition grants scholarships to outstanding young musicians in the St. Cloud area. In the competition, contestants perform before a panel of professional musicians and receive written feedback about their performances. Each winner receives a $400 scholarship to continue the study of music. Contestants are invited to perform on the Honors Concert to celebrate their achievements and the Grand Prize winner may be offered an opportunity to perform as a soloist with the Symphony. The professional feedback and performance opportunities of the Young Performers Competition help to build skills and understanding in promising young musicians from Central Minnesota.