Get ready for Classical KING FM's fourth-annual Young Artist Awards Competition! All young musicians in Washington State from ages 6 to 20 are encouraged to send in a five-minute video entry for consideration. Ten finalists will get a chance to play LIVE on the radio, and two lucky winners will play an entire set of music on NW Focus LIVE and will have opportunities to perform all over the Seattle area. The Young Artist Awards competition is presented by Classical KING FM 98.1 in partnership with the Seattle Chamber Music Society
Check back in February to submit your video entry. In the meantime, you can read the competiton rules
and check the schedule below.
February 2, 2015
: Competition submission period begins
April 6, 2015 6am
: All contest submissions due
April 6, 2015 - April 20
: Judges deliberate and choose finalists
April 21, 2015
: Top 10 finalists posted on www.king.org
for public voting
May 22, 2015, 11:59pm
: Listener voting period ends
May 15 and 22, 2015, 8pm
: NW Focus LIVE concerts featuring 10 finalists
May 26, 2015
: Winners announced
June 5, 2015, 8pm
: Winners perform on NW Focus LIVE
1. The top ten finalists perform in a live broadcast on either May 15 or May 22, 2015.
2. The Grand Prize Winners will perform in a live broadcast on June 5 and at select outdoor concerts in Summer 2015. They may also be invited to perform in community concerts through April 2016.
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR 2014 WINNERS!
DENNÁ GOOD-MOJAB, 17
ALENA HOVE, 15
MILLICENT MCFALL, 14
The winners were chosen by 9 judges and a public vote from 10 finalists! Hear all the finalists' performances on NW Focus LIVE: