2016 AMI Announces Violin & Piano Competitions

Jan 20, 2016 – American Music Institute (AMI) will host its Piano Competition on April 17 and its Violin Competition on May 1 at our Clarendon Hills campus, located just 20 minutes west of downtown Chicago.

Students from ages 5 – 18 years old are invited to perform. Competition repertoire is one piece/movement that is level appropriate and up to 10 minutes in length. To be considered for prize placement, contestants must perform from memory & play their piece in its entirety.

AMI Piano Competition

• Application Fee is $35
• Time slots are given only after Application Fee is paid
• Application deadline is April 15th

AMI Violin Competition

• Application Fee is $35
• Time slots are given only after the application fee is paid
• Accompanist Fee is $35 (if needed)
• Performances must be accompanied by participant’s choice of accompanist or an AMI accompanist, unless the piece is an unaccompanied solo work
• Application deadline is April 29th, 2016

Prize and Awards for each competition:

• 1st Prize – $400
• 2nd Prize – $125
• 3rd Prize – $75

 All prize winners must perform in order to receive prize and award at the AMI Violin/Piano Competition – Memorial Winners Concert on May 22nd at 2 p.m. Laureates are also invited to perform at the Memorial Concert.

American Music Institute is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization with campuses in Clarendon Hills and St. Charles. We are dedicated to enriching our community by offering access to high-quality music education programs through merit and financial need scholarships. AMI programs and classes are for all levels, ages, instruments, and styles of music. 

For more information about AMI, please visit AMI’s website at www.amimusic.org or call 630-850-8505

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