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Music Club to Hold Scholarship Auditions

The MacDowell Club of Milwaukee announces scholarship auditions for students of classical music

By - Jan 13th, 2015 02:22 pm

The MacDowell Club of Milwaukee announces scholarship auditions for students of classical music. They will be held Saturday, April 18, 2015, from 10 A.M. to 2:00 P.M. at Cardinal Stritch University in the Joan Steele Stein Center for Communication Studies/Fine Arts, Room CFA175, 6801 North Yates Road, Fox Point, WI. The prizes to be awarded are $1000, $750 and $500, plus two $125 Honorable Mentions.

Open to applicants that are current high school seniors to age 26 residing or studying within a 90-mile radius of the Greater Milwaukee Area, the winners will be presented in concert during the MacDowell Club 2015-2016 season. Eligible categories are voice, piano, organ, strings, woodwinds, brass, and classical guitar.

For complete details, competition guidelines and application form, contact Robert Estlund, (414-475-1864) restlund@gmail.com or see the Club’s website: www.macdowellclubmilwaukee.org.

Celebrating over a hundred years of concerts by its members, the MacDowell Club of Milwaukee presents its annual series of free-to-the-public programs at various venues throughout the community during the regular concert season. Its Mission is to further musical interests in Milwaukee, provide performing opportunities for professional and amateur musicians, and acquaint the general public with the number and excellence of local artists.

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