Location: North Carolina, United States of America (USA)
Dates: Apr 13, 2020 - Apr 14, 2020
Deadline: Feb 19, 2020

All entries must be submitted via ycmc.wdav.org between December 9, 2019 and February 19, 2020. Entrants must submit two (2) separate classical music works of distinct styles and periods: 1770 and earlier (Baroque and earlier) 1770 – 1810 (Classical) 1811 – 1900 (Romantic) 1901 – present (Modern) Both works must include performance of at least one full movement of the piece in question. They must be the same works the ensemble will perform if selected as a finalist to perform at a live concert in April 2019. The two works performed must be submitted as two separate videos. The camera angle of the video must be continuous; no editing is allowed. There is no limit to the length of the works submitted. However, the judges are not obligated to view more than the first 5 minutes of each submission.

*Contact WDAV if the $25 fee presents a financial challenge for your ensemble.

A screening panel selected by WDAV will review all submissions and choose the best entries in each age group as finalists. Finalists will be invited to compete in a live competition which will take place at Davidson College the weekend of April 13 – April 14, 2020. The competition culminates with a live adjudicated concert in Davidson College’s Duke Family Performance Hall on April 14, 2020.

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