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February 19, 2021
Young Artist Competition
February 2, 2021
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January 28, 2021
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February 9, 2020
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February 9, 2020
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October 27, 2020
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October 28, 2020
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November 17, 2020
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Young Artist Competition
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HOME
ABOUT
About us
Mission and History
Orchestra
Featured Members
Music Director
Board and Administration
BLOG

2021 Governor’s Arts Community Development Award
February 19, 2021
Young Artist Competition
February 2, 2021
DSO Valentine Brownie Slam
January 28, 2021
Presidential Portraits
February 9, 2020
Pre- Concert Discussion on American Music
February 9, 2020
2020 Online Schedule
My First Symphony Concert
October 27, 2020
DSO Returns Holliday Donation
DSO looking to hire Executive Director
October 28, 2020
Christmas Cookie Fundraiser
November 17, 2020
VIEW ALL POSTS
EDUCATIONAL VIDEOS 2019-2020 SEASON
YOUNG ARTIST COMPETITION (YAC)
Young Artist Competition
Past Young Artist Competition Winners
2020 WINNERS (YAC) WHERE ARE THEY NOW (YAC)
COMMUNITY
2019/ 2020 In Home Concert Series
Volunteer
Employ Musicians
Request a speaker
ASU Grant collaboration
Jonesboro
GIVE
TICKETS
Buy Tickets
My First Symphony Concert
Perfomance Venues
CONTACT

Young Artist Competition

Talented, young musicians up to age 26 travel across the United States each year to Jonesboro or a chance to compete in the DSO's prestigious Young Artist Competition. Five music divisions award cash prizes in piano, strings, woodwinds, brass/percussion and voice. Winners have transitioned to successful careers within education, administration and performance. The Delta Symphony Orchestra is proud to be a part of their past on the way to their future.At end of each division, winners are announced, winning $500 in cash prizes.

At end of day, two Grand Prize Winners are announced, winning:

  • $750 cash prize each, and a performance as guest artists with the Delta Symphony Orchestra.

Also awarded:

  • $100 cash prize and the Neale King Bartee Young Artist Award for Outstanding High School Student (grades 9-12).

  • $50 cash prize and the Outstanding Student younger than 9th grade.

All cash awards are presented at the spring concert . ​ Former Grand Prize Winners are not eligible to audition. ​