Young Violists Competition

6th Annual NCVS Young Violists Competition,  
Final Round Concert
Sunday March 7, 2021, 2:00pm 
Online Event 
 
2021 Judges 
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2021 YVC Repertoire Requirements for 1st round of the competition (all of the following):
1. Any single movement from a Cello Suite by J.S. Bach
2. One movement from a viola sonata or a showpiece
3. One movement of a viola concerto
Piano accompaniment recommended but not required for preliminary round. Submit your three items with a total playing time of not more than 20 minutes.
For Final Round: all finalists will play their preliminary repertoire plus a new work for unaccompanied viola (composed by the winner of the NCVS composer competition 2020-21) Accompanist not provided for Finals due to COVID-19. Notification of finalists by email on January 21, 2021


Final Round Concert (Open to the Public)
Sunday March 7, 2021, 2:00pm 
Free Online Event  
Cash prizes: $500, first prize / $300, second prize / $200, third prize.  

Eligibility: Pre-college, aged 19 or younger. Applicants must be based or studying in Northern California. Previous YVC first place winners not eligible to re-apply.

2021 Application / Tape-round Information
Deadline: January 5, 2021 

ONLINE APPLICATION
 

Application Fee: $35
SUBMIT PAYMENT VIA THE PAYPAL BUTTON


Submit your preliminary recordings - audio-only or video with audio will both be accepted-video is strongly recommended-
to NCVS@NORCALVIOLA.ORG
(Email files directly or share via Soundcloud, YouTube, Google Drive, DropBox, etc. Make sure that your link works!)





QUESTIONS? EMAIL NCVS@NORCALVIOLA.ORG