In 2017, CCMF will hold its 3rd Annual Concerto Competition for pianists and string players. The winners will be invited to perform with the Northeastern Illinois University Orchestra conducted by Benjamin Firer in the fall of 2017.
Competition Date - Saturday July 29th, 2017 at 11am, Recital Hall of Northeastern Illinois University.
Eligibility - Participants must be fully accepted to CCMF in order to enter the competition.
Competition Fee - $50 added to CCMF Tuition.
Competition Repertoire - One movement from a concerto or solo piece. Please, refer to the approved repertoire list. Please contact the CCMF for works outside this repertoire list, as they will need to be approved.
Accompaniment - CCMF will provide an accompanist for the competition at no additional cost. Participants are welcome to bring their own.
* All music must be performed by memory
Benjamin Firer, Conductor