Young Artist Competitions

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Young Artist Competitions

Young Artist Competitions

Fall Youth Concerto Competition

Students in grades 3-8 are eligible to compete in the Fall Youth Concerto Competition on Saturday, September 28, 2024. The winner will play with the MSO in a concert for their peers during the Fall Youth Concerts on Tuesday, November 19, 2024.

Young Artist Competitions

Bolz Young Artist Competition

Students in grades 9-12 are eligible to compete in the Bolz Young Artist Competition. The dates for the 2024-2025 Bolz Young Artist Competition are:

  • Bolz Young Artist Competition Preliminary Rounds: Saturday, January 4, 2025
  • Bolz Young Artist Competition Semi-Final Round: Thursday, January 9, 2025
  • The Final Forte: Wednesday, March 5, 2025

Young Artist Competitions

The Final Forte

High school students from across the state compete, and the four finalists perform with the MSO in a free concert in Overture Hall before a live audience. Wisconsin Public Radio and PBS Wisconsin broadcast “Wisconsin Young Artists Compete: The Final Forte” throughout the state.

The Final Forte 2024 will take place on Wednesday, March 5, 2025.