Winner will perform with the
Shenandoah Valley Bach Festival Orchestra
and receive a $250 prize
Performance: Festival Concert 1 – June 8, 3:00 p.m.
Eastern Mennonite University
Application deadline: extended to December 13
(submit application below)
Auditions at EMU: January 18, 1:00 p.m.
Online auditions (Drop Box, YouTube) are acceptable;
send link to firstname.lastname@example.org
DVDs will also be accepted; send to Bach Festival at
1200 Park Road, Harrisonburg, VA 22802
Repertoire: J.S. Bach work with orchestra
(perform all movements from memory)
Eligibility: Musicians in grades 6-12
Application fee: $35 (non refundable)
Accompanist: Performer should supply an audition accompanist.
If requested, the festival will provide an audition accompanist
and schedule a 30-minute rehearsal on audition day; this
option incurs a $90 non-refundable fee.
Winner must be available for rehearsals/performance June 6-8.
Winner and one parent will be housed with a local family.
The festival reserves the right to request a different work if orchestral accompaniment cannot be obtained.
Submit the form below and mail check for fee by December 13.
Application fee = $35.
If requesting an accompanist, total fee = $125
If auditioning online, send link by January 17.
If auditioning by DVD, package must be by January 17.
Make check to: EMU-Bach
Mail check to: Shenandoah Valley Bach Festival
1200 Park Road
Harrisonburg, VA 22802
Audition day instructions will be sent to all applicants by January 1.
Questions? Contact Mary Kay Adams, email@example.com