Youth Competition Guidelines
Application deadline: February 12, 2018
Competition – Saturday, March 3, 2018
The Youth Competition is open to 18 years and under or high school and under.
Division I (ages 11-14): Time and location to be determined
Competitors must play two contrasting pieces not to exceed 7 minutes total.
Example: Carcassi Etude, and a Brouwer Prelude, or similar.
Division II (ages 15-18): Time and location to be determined
Competitors must play two contrasting pieces not to exceed 10 minutes total.
Example: a movement of a Rodrigo or Brouwer work, and a fantasy by John Dowland, or similar.
- Submit your application fee of $25 online at: UT Dallas Marketplace.
- Send a letter of recommendation from your guitar instructor. No application will be considered without a letter of recommendation.
- Sign the Competition Agreement Form
- Then submit the following form: UT Dallas Youth Guitar Competition Form.
If you are a U.S. Citizen, please bring your Social Security card. If you are NOT a U.S. Citizen, please bring your passport and/or Visa.
You must be present Saturday night at the award presentation in order to receive the merchandise prizes. If you are not present, only the check for the award amount will be mailed to you.