2020 Scholarship Competition
The 2020 Evanston
Music Club and North Shore Musicians Club Scholarship
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 21, 2020 at the First Presbyterian Church of Evanston, 1427 Chicago Ave., Evanston, 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
FORMER WINNERS OF SCHOLARSHIPS FROM THE
EVANSTON MUSIC CLUB OR NORTH SHORE MUSICIANS CLUB ARE NOT ELIGIBLE.
Winners of the 2020 competition will perform
at the Evanston Music Club/North Shore Musicians Club Scholarship
Concert and Benefit Tea at 1:30
p.m. on Tuesday, May 12, 2020 at the Assembly Hall at Westminster Place, One Calvin Circle, Evanston, Illinois.
Deadline for receipt of
applications: March 23, 2020
An application form is available at https://www.evanstonmusicclub.org/application-2020.pdf. Return the application and a 1-2 page resume to Kathleen Rundell at [email protected]. The resume should include a summary 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]
2019 Scholarship Award Winners
Carla Vargas Fuster
2018 Scholarship Award Winners
Left to Right: Alicia Russell, Northwestern University, soprano; Michael Ronnett, North Park University, piano;
Anastasiya Ganzenko, Roosevelt University, flute; Angela DeVenuto, DePaul University, soprano; Alina Kobialka, DePaul University, violin (Mary Stoltz Scholarship)
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
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