May 2–3, 2016—Choirs
UVU Ragan Theater
Cherilyn Worthen, Choral Coordinator
May 4, 2016—Orchestras
UVU Ragan Theater
Cheung Chau, Orchestra Coordinator
You are invited to participate in and attend the 2015 UVU Piano Competition, taking place on Saturday, March 28, 2015.
The competition provides young musicians the opportunity to share their talent with the community and compete for UVU scholarships and cash awards.
Registration is open until March 15 at uvupianocompetition.eventbrite.com.
Free repertoire choice, maximum of 7 minutes.
1st prize: $50
2nd prize: $35
Free repertoire choice, maximum of 12 minutes.
1st prize: $100
2nd prize: $60
Free repertoire choice, maximum of 15 minutes.
1st prize: $200 and full scholarship to UVU for the 2015-2016 academic year
2nd prize: $100 and half scholarship to UVU for the 2015-2016 academic year
Participants have free repertoire choice, including solo and concerto works. Each category has a maximum time limit, in which the performer can play as many pieces as they choose.
The UVU Piano Festival is a unique summer festival for both pre-college students and advanced teachers. All participants receive over 20 hours of academic classes, guest artist master-classes, and private lessons from UVU faculty. The festival offers world-class training in a personal setting.
This unique festival is designed for both students and teachers, offering individual and piano ensemble lessons, master-classes by distinguished faculty, and a catalogue of 20 classes on both practical and academic topics.
Please visit uvupianofestival.com for complete information and online registration.
June 6 – 8, 2016
Hilary Demske, Coordinator
The Susan Goodfellow Flute Sonata Competition, sponsored by the UVU Music Department, began in 2012 and is held every April on the UVU campus. Named for Susan Goodfellow, a Juilliard-trained, prominent and highly renowned flute pedagogue and performer, the competition is open to all UVU students and Utah high school students. Cash prizes are awarded to a winner and alternate in each division. The 2014 winners were Katherine McCall from UVU and Melissa Yauney from Alta High School.
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
5 pm – 9 pm
GT507 and GT508
Jeffrey O'Flynn, Coordinator
The Timpanogos Flute Festival offers students of all ages an opportunity to perform for critique. Students are judged by a panel of local teachers. They earn points based on their scores, and over several years, they are rewarded with Gold and Silver Cups. The Timpanogos Flute Festival draws participants from Utah County and south Salt Lake County, and registrations usually number between 50 and 60 participants.
Third Annual Timpanogos Flute Festival
Saturday, May 2, 2015
9am – 2pm
Gunther Technology Building