Young Artists Competition

Orchestra Omaha has the honor of holding a Young Artists Competition during the fall/winter of each season.  The competition is open to students in the following categories form Nebraska, western Iowa and southeast South Dakota.

  • String players ages 9-13 compete in the Junior Division
  • String players ages 14-18 compete in the Senior Division
  • Wind, brass, percussion, piano and harp players ages 13-18 compete in the Orchestral Division

The winner in each division is awarded a solo opportunity on an Orchestra Omaha concert, along with a cash prize.

The information packet for the 14th Annual Competition is now available for download.  Students interested in applying should complete and submit the Online Application Form no later than 11:59pm on Friday, January 31, 2020.

Information regarding past winners of this competition can be found here.

If you have any other questions regarding the Young Artists Competition, please contact:

Michelle Juon, M.A.
Young Artists Competition Chair
Phone/Text: (402) 468-8264
Last Updated: November 15, 2018