DGMC Piano Festival & Competition

February 4, 2018:   Application Deadline

March 4, 2018:   Piano Festival & Competition
Time:  TBA 
Locations: TBD (Downers Grove area)

March 11, 2018:   Honors Recitals
Times:  1:30pm and 3:00pm
Location:  Downers Grove Public Library

Area piano teachers are invited to enter their students in the annual Piano Festival & Competition sponsored by the Downers Grove Music Club.

2018 Piano Festival & Competition

All students who take part in the festival on Sunday, March 4th will play in front of experienced judges and will receive constructive written critiques within a week of the festival.

All students who attain a high level of excellence will be invited to perform at the Honors Recital which will be held on Sunday, March 11th.  Cash prizes will be awarded to the first and second place winners of the students who enter at the competition level.

Please see the Entry Requirements below for more information.  The 2018 Application forms are not yet available.  Please return to this webpage in early fall to obtain the new application form .

All entries must be RECEIVED by the deadline date and must be accompanied by the appropriate fee.

Who Can Enter?

Students who meet at least one of the following three requirements are eligible to enter.

1. Student currently resides in zip codes 60514, 60515, 60516, 60517, 60440, 60532, 60559, 60561 or is an Oak Brook resident in 60521 or 60523  or

2. Student's teacher resides in any of the above zip codes  or

3. Student's teacher is a member of the Downers Grove Music Club


Questions can be e-mailed to pianofest@downersgrovemusicclub.org

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