22nd AHS, Inc. National Competition (2017)
The American Harp Society, Inc. is pleased to announce the 22nd American Harp Society, Inc. National Competition, to be held June 25 -28, 2017, at St. Olaf College, Northfield, MN,
The competition is open to harpists up to the age of 30 who are national members of the American Harp Society, Inc. and who are United States citizens or who are citizens of the Americas.
Finalists will be chosen by a recorded preliminary round and will be notified 30 days prior to the start of the competition. Application Forms and video file upload are available online .
Finalists will compete in person.
Click here to download the Required Repertoire for 2017.
Downloadable Guidelines for Making and Submitting Digital Video (DV) Recordings will be posted shortly.
Guidelines for Making and Submitting Digital Video (DV) Recordings
The deadline for accepting DV recordings for the competition is April 15, 2017.
You will be prompted to fill out an application form and upload DV files through the competition application software.
Making and Submitting Your Video:
There will be monetary awards for winners in all divisions of the competition.
|YOUNG PROFESSIONAL DIVISION||1st PRIZE||$2,500|
|In addition, the 1st Prize winner will be awarded AHS Concert Artist status|
|ADVANCED DIVISION||1st PRIZE||$1,500|
|INTERMEDIATE II DIVISION||1st PRIZE||$1,250|
|INTERMEDIATE I DIVISION||1st PRIZE||$1,000|
|JUNIOR DIVISION||1st PRIZE||$1,000|
A non-refundable entry fee will be charged in each Division.
All entries must be received by April 15, 2017.
THERE WILL BE NO EXCEPTIONS.