MARY SMART CONCERTO COMPETITION

Summit Music Festival’s annual MARY SMART CONCERTO COMPETITION offers students a special challenge and an opportunity for public recognition. The competition is open to all registered students in the SMF program and who fully participate in the festival.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

Senior Division (Age 16 to 35)*

Junior Division (Under Age 16)

All contenders are required to play a movement from a concerto of his or her choice. All selections must be memorized.

* must not be represented by management agency

 

PRIZES:

Senior Division (Ages 16 to 35)

  • 1st Prize: $600 cash award and solo concerto performance with the Festival Orchestra in 2022 concert series
  • 2nd Prize: $300 cash award, and solo recital in the Summit Music Festival’s 2022 concert series
  • 3rd Prize$150 cash award, and special mention in the final program of the 2022 Festival

 

Junior Division (Under Age 16)

  • 1st Prize: $300 cash award, and solo performance with the Festival Orchestra in 2022 concert series
  • 2nd Prize: $150 cash award, and special mention in the final program of the 2022 Festival
  • 3rd Prize: $75 cash award and special mention in the final program of the 2022 Festival

 

NO ADDITIONAL FEE IS REQUIRED FOR ENTRY INTO THE COMPETITION

2019 Junior Division Winners:

1st Prize: Yesong “Sophie” Lee, violin

2nd Prize: Simona Heifetz, piano

2nd Prize: Subin Kim, cello

Honorable Mention: Li-Yu Huang, piano

Honorable Mention: Felicia Ambrogi, piano

2019 Senior Division Winners:

1st Prize: Jakob Aumiller, piano

1st Prize: Daniel Svidler, piano

Honorable Mention: Chiung Han Tsai, violin