Applications now being accepted for 32nd Young Texas Artists Music Competition

Clarinetist Graeme Johnson, Young Texas Artists Music Competition 2014 Silver Medalist in the Winds, Brass, Percussion, Harp and Guitar division, earned his bachelor’s degree in clarinet performance from The University of Texas at Austin and is presently studying at Yale University for a Master of Music degree. The next YTA Music Competition is set for March 10-12, 2016, at the historic Crighton Theatre in Conroe, Texas. Photo courtesy of Young Texas Artists Music Competition
Clarinetist Graeme Johnson, Young Texas Artists Music Competition 2014 Silver Medalist in the Winds, Brass, Percussion, Harp and Guitar division, earned his bachelor’s degree in clarinet performance from The University of Texas at Austin and is presently studying at Yale University for a Master of Music degree. The next YTA Music Competition is set for March 10-12, 2016, at the historic Crighton Theatre in Conroe, Texas. Photo courtesy of Young Texas Artists Music Competition

Applications are now being accepted for the 32nd Young Texas Artists Music Competition (YTA), hosted by the Montgomery County Performing Arts Society, March 10-12, 2016 at the historic Crighton Theatre in Conroe, Texas.

A Texas competition for Texas artists, YTA is dedicated to celebrating and supporting the Lone Star State’s new generation of classical musicians and vocalists. Applicants must be between the ages of 18 and 32 and Texas residents or students enrolled in a Texas college, university or music school. Professional performance opportunities and $20,000 in monetary prizes will be awarded. click here for complete story