The Evanston Music Club and the North Shore Musicians Club have a rich history of
awarding countless scholarships to music students.
 

 

The 2019 Scholarship Competition

 

The 2019  Evanston Music Club and North Shore Musicians Club Scholarship Competition is open to students attending colleges in Evanston and neighboring communities in the Chicago area. Vocalists between the ages of 18 and 28 and all other musicians between 18 and 25 are eligible to submit an application to audition. Those chosen to audition will be notified of their specific audition times.

Auditions will be held on Tuesday, April 16, 2019 at the Skokie Public Library, 5215 Oakton Street, Skokie, Illinois.

 

Contestants should prepare a 12-minute program and should draw from music of different periods or styles. Singers should include an aria from an opera or oratorio. Each applicant must provide an accompanist if needed.

FORMER WINNERS OF SCHOLARSHIPS FROM THE EVANSTON MUSIC CLUB OR NORTH SHORE MUSICIANS CLUB ARE NOT ELIGIBLE.

 

Winners of the 2019 competition will perform at the Evanston Music Club/North Shore Musicians Club Scholarship Concert and Benefit Tea at 1 p.m. on Monday, May 13, 2019 at the Skokie Public Library.

Deadline for receipt of applications: March 25, 2019

 

An application form is available at https://www.evanstonmusicclub.org/application-2019.pdf.  Return the application and a 1-2 page resume to Kathleen Rundell at [email protected].  Please include a 1-2 page resume of your music education, where you are or have been in school, name(s) of your teacher(s), and any awards or honors you have won and information on your tentative selections for audition.

 

Return the form to:

Kathleen Rundell, Scholarship Chair

email: [email protected]

 


2018 Scholarship Award Winners

 

Left  to Right:  Angela DeVenuto, DePaul University, soprano; Anastasiya Ganzenko, Roosevelt University, flute; Alina Kobialka, DePaul University, violin (Mary Stoltz Scholarship); Michael Ronnett, North Park University, piano; Alicia Russell, Northwestern University, soprano


2017 Scholarship Award Winners

 

Left  to Right:   Steven Zhang, Northwestern University, clarinet; Aidan Perreault, Northwestern University, violin; Quinn Middleman, Roosevelt University, mezzo-soprano; Hana Cohon, Northwestern University, cello; Xuesha Hu, Northwestern University, piano


2016 Scholarship Award Winners

 

Left  to Right:   Judy Perlman, President, NSMC; Danny Mui, Northwestern University, clarinet; Chen-Shen Fan, Northwestern University, piano; Kira Dills-De Surra, Roosevelt University, mezzo-soprano; Quinn Delaney, De Paul University, bassoon; Sean Stanton, North Park University, baritone; Ada Kahn, President, EMC



 

  

For information on Evanston Music Club Scholarships:

Kathleen Rundell

email: [email protected]

 

 


LINKS OF INTEREST

 

Ada P. Kahn      

www.adapkahn.com

 

Keeping The Beat
www.keepingthebeat.com

 
Sinfonietta Arts Chamber Ensemble
www.sinfoniettaarts.com
 
Music Theater Works
www.musictheaterworks.com
 

Music Institute of Chicago
www.musicinst.org

 

Evanston Symphony Orchestra
www.evanstonsymphony.org

 

Skokie Valley Symphony
www.svso.org 

 

Savoyaires
www.savoyaires.org
                            

 
                                                               
 

Email: Evanston Music Club at [email protected]