Ohio Viola Society
OVS Competition for Young Violists
Sunday, April 15, 2018
Oberlin Conservatory of Music
77 W. College Street, Oberlin, OH 44074
Cash prizes awarded in three categories:
Division I - grade school to age 13
Division II - middle school and high school to age 17
Division III - college undergrad to age 23
(All pieces to be performed from memory. Any piece with a piano accompaniment must be played with piano.)
Division I (5-10 minutes):
Two contrasting solo pieces or movements.
Division II (10-15 minutes):
1. Required work: One movement from an unaccompanied suite, partita or sonata by J. S. Bach.
2. A piece of the student’s choice, which may be a single piece or a movement of a sonata or concerto. Note: More than one composer must be represented.
Division III (10-15 minutes):
1. One movement from a solo suite, partita or sonata by J.S. Bach, Hindemith, or Reger.
2. One movement from a concerto.
(Complete Guidelines and Application Form will be posted by December 1, 2017)
OHH Viola! - Fall Master Class Day
Sunday, November 12, 2017 - 12:30-5:30pm
Baldwin-Wallace University's Boesel Musical Arts Center
49 Seminary Street, Berea, Ohio 44017
Featuring Guest Artist Caroline Coade, Violist in the Detroit Symphony and Professor at the University of Michigan
~ Mini-master classes lead by area teachers
~ Viola "Happy Hour" - time for refreshments and socializing
~ Instrument exhibits courtesy of viola vendors from tri-state area
Admission is $10 - Observers and listeners are welcome!
To play in a master class, please contact Jeffrey Irvine.
Registration opens at 12:30pm
Instrument exhibits open 1:00-4:00pm
Mini-master classes begin at 1:00pm
Viola "Happy Hour" at 2:30pm
Guest Artist Recital at 3:30pm
Guest Artist Master Class at 4:00pm