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

 

The 2017 Scholarship Competition

The 2017  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 25, 2017 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 2017 competition will perform at the Evanston Music Club/North Shore Musicians Club Scholarship Concert and Benefit Tea at 1 p.m. on Monday, May 15, 2017 at the Skokie Public Library.

Deadline for receipt of applications: March 31, 2017

 

 

 

An application form is available at http://evanstonmusicclub.org/SchoolApp-2017.pdf.  Return the application and a 1-2 page resume to Kathleen Rundell at krundell@northwestern.edu.  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: krundell@northwestern.edu

Phone: (847) 679-5313 

 

 

2014 Scholarship Award Winners at Ceremony

Left  to Right:   Alaina Carlson,  Andrew  Yang, John Kula, President, Evanston Music Club, 
Bob Klassy, Scholarship Chair, Geirpuruour Ann Guomundsdottir, Charlotte Malin

 

Geirpuruour Ann Guomundsdottir,   cello
          

Charlotte  Malin, viola

 

Andrew Yang, piano

 
Alaina Carlson, mezzo-soprano

 

 

2013 Award Winners at Ceremony

   
(Left to right)
Richard  Mazuski (cello)             Rachel Sparrow (soprano)          An Tran (classical guitar)
   

(Left to right:)

Bob Klassy (left), Scholarship Chairman, Richard Mazuski, Rachel Sparrow, An Tran, Ada P Kahn, President (2010-2013)


 

2012 Award Winners

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Ethan  Hoppe, Violin,  Northwestern  
Holly  Rudd,  Flute,
Northwestern
Elizabeth Conger,  Soprano, Northwestern  
Yun Hao  Jiang, Baritone,  Chicago College of Performing Arts, Roosevelt University

 


2011 Award Winners at Award Ceremony

(Left to right:)

Leah Ferguson (viola), Sherry Kim (piano), Wayne Hu (baritone),

Ishan Daya (flute) and DaRell Haynes (baritone). 

All performed on May 16, 2011 at the Skokie Public Library

in the Evanston Music Club's Scholarship Concert.

 

In 2011, five scholarships were presented.  Award winners performed at the Evanston Music Club’s Scholarship Concert and Benefit Tea on May 16, 2011 at the Skokie Public Library, 5215 Oakton

Street, Skokie, IL.


 

  

For information on Evanston Music Club Scholarships:

Kathleen Rundell

email: krundell@northwestern.edu

Phone: (847) 679-5313 

 

 

 


LINKS OF INTEREST

 

John J. Kula

www.goldcoasttrio.com

 

Susan Merdinger

www.pianista.org

 

Ada P. Kahn      

www.adapkahn.com

 
Keeping The Beat
www.keepingthebeat.com
           
Sinfonietta Arts Chamber Ensemble
www.sinfoniettaarts.com
 

Light Opera Works
www.light-opera-works.org

 

Music Institute of Chicago
www.musicinstituteofchicago.org

 

Evanston Symphony Orchestra
www.evanstonsymphony.org

 

Skokie Valley Symphony
www.skokievalleysymphony.org                                     

 

Savoyaires
www.savoyaires.org

                                                               
 
 
 

 

 

   

Email: Evanston Music Club at krundell@norhwestern.edu