Music

Piano Competition

 

Washburn University

Proudly Announces

 

Keys to Success

Piano Competition

 

Awards:

  • The winner will receive an annual music scholarship of $5,000, renewable up to four years
  • Runner-ups will receive an annual music scholarships of $3,000 to $1,000, renewable up to four years

Eligibility

  • Any student intending to major in piano at Washburn University during the academic year 2014-2015. 
  • Contestants must not be older than 20 years old on November 15, 2014
  • Applications must be postmarked no later than October 13, 2014

Repertoire Requirements

A recital of 25 minutes, four memorized work representative of four of the following categories are required:

  • Baroque: equivalent in difficulty to a Bach Prelude and Fugue
  • Classical: equivalent in difficulty to a movement of Beethoven or Mozart Sonata
  • Romantic: equivalent in difficulty to a Chopin Etude or Nocturne
  • 20th-21st Century: equivalent in difficulty to a Debussy Prelude
  • Other: any piece at contestant’s choice

Competition Dates:

The Competition will be held on Saturday, November 15, 2014 in White Concert Hall, Washburn University, Topeka, KS 

Application Form

Printable Poster

Dr. Shiao-Li Ding
email: shiao-li.ding@washburn.edu
Tel: 785-670-1517
Department of Music 
Washburn University
1700 College Ave.
Topeka, KS 66621