SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. —Shepherd University’s Department of Music will host its annual vocal competition on Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013, in the Frank Center.
The competition is open to high school juniors and seniors. The application deadline for the competition is Dec. 28.
The daylong event will consist of preliminary auditions, a selection of finalists, an honors recital presented by Shepherd students, and an awards ceremony including performances by the chosen prize winners. The honors recital and awards ceremony are free and open to the public.
The competition offers a $1,000 for first place, as well as other cash prizes for second and third places, which will include the $300 Jane Grissinger Memorial Award prize from Shepherd musician and faculty member Anne Munro.
For more information, contact Robert Tudor, director of vocal studies and chair of the department of music at Shepherd, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 304-876-5237.