Hope College Young Artists Piano Competition

January 26, 2013 | 1:30 PM |
Dimnent Memorial Chapel

The department of music at Hope College will present performances by 13 finalists during the fourth annual Hope College Young Artists Piano Competition on Saturday, Jan. 26, in Dimnent Memorial Chapel.

The competition will run from 1:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. The winners will be announced at 6:30 p.m., with a small reception following.

Admission is free and the public is encouraged to attend.

Audience members may stay for all or only a portion of the competition.

The Young Artists Piano Competition is open to talented high school pianists ages 13 through 18 living in Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio and Wisconsin.  The finalists have been selected from a preliminary recording round to compete for cash awards and scholarships.  The competitors are required to perform two or more memorized pieces of their choice totaling 15 to 20 minutes of music.Additional information on the competition may be found at hopeyoungartists.com.

Dimnent Memorial Chapel is located at 277 College Ave., on College Avenue at 12th Street.