Keynotes Music Scholarship Competition announced
Auditions for the $10,000 Keynotes Music Scholarship Competition will be held on May 20 in the Mt. Lebanon Fine Arts Theater in the Mt. Lebanon High School. The number of contestants is limited to 20. The competition is available to music students of exceptional talent who are residents of Allegheny or surrounding counties.
Instrumentalists must be under 26 years of age by June 1, except for voice students, who must be under 30.
Contestants must be full-time music majors currently enrolled in a music school or in the music department of a college or university. Graduating high school students are eligible if they have been accepted for admission and will enroll as full-time music majors in the fall of 2017.
Since 1970, when Keynotes was formed, they have given over $360,000 in scholarships and cash awards to talented music majors.
Payment of the competition money will be made directly to the winners the day of the competition. For application information, call Toni Kvederis, competition chair, at 412-220-3080. Deadline for applications is April 30.