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High School Competition for Strings

in memory of Gustave E. Johansen, Jr.

Application Deadline

The deadline for the 2019 competition has passed. Please check back in late summer 2020 for updated information.

Competition Date & Time

Our 2019 competition has already occurred. We hope to see you in 2020!

Location

National Presbyterian Church
4101 Nebraska Avenue NW
Washington, DC

Fees

A $35 non-refundable application fee is required by the deadline. Apply online using a credit card. If paying by check, remit payment to “Friday Morning Music Club” and mail with your application form.

Eligibility

Students currently enrolled in Grades 9 – 12 who play violin, viola, cello, or bass.

Awards

All the winners (including Honorable Mention) are invited to perform in concert at The Mansion at Strathmore Arts Center in Bethesda, MD. The winners also have opportunities to perform at the FMMC Student Recitals throughout the season at various venues and receive a membership for the remaining and following seasons.

Repertoire

Choose three works, each from a different period:

Requirements

Contact

Jeongseon Choi, Strings Competition Chair
301-461-2176
highschoolstrings@fmmc.org

2018 Winners