Named in honor of Ms. Beatrice Herrmann, a long-time supporter of Tacoma Philharmonic Endowment, the Recital Competition’s purpose is to discover and showcase the Puget Sound's finest young artists, promote excellence in musical performance, and encourage young instrumentalists in their pursuit of artistic excellence.
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- Young musicians interested in competing can read the Official Rules and Regulations.
SCHEDULE OF PRELIMINARIES, FINALS & RECITAL: Winners will be chosen through two stages: The first is a preliminary recorded audition (due February 27, 2015 with application and registration fee). Contestants who advance will participate in a live final competition before a panel of judges on Sunday, March 29, 2015 at Lagerquist Concert Hall, Pacific Lutheran University. A Recital will showcase the winners on the afternoon of Saturday, May 2, 2015 at Theatre on the Square in downtown Tacoma.
The competition features three competitive divisions with $1,800 in Competition Prizes:
- Junior Division - Grades 7 - 9
- Senior Division - Grades 10 - 12
- Young Artist - Up to Age 24