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Sue Goetz Ross Student Competition for Voice

The application for the 2023 competition will open on February 3, 2023!

Application Deadline

Saturday, March 4, 2023 at 11:59pm

Competition Date

Saturday, March 11, 2023 at 9:00am


Bethesda Presbyterian Church
7611 Clarendon Road
Bethesda, MD 20814


A $35 non-refundable application fee is required by the deadline. Apply online using a credit card.


The Sue Goetz Ross Memorial Competition is open to voice students ages 17 to 22. Participants must reside or study in Washington DC, Maryland or Virginia.



Choose three selections of contrasting style and period, memorized:

All contestants must use official accompanist provided by the Friday Morning Music Club.

COVID-19 Compliance Requirements and Precautions

The following COVID policies were enacted for the 2022 competition and may still be enacted for 2023. We are constantly monitoring the situation and will update these policies closer to the date of the competition.


Mira Yang, Voice Competition Chair

If you experience technical difficulties, need to make a change to your application, or realize you’ve made an error, please email Mira Yang, as well as FMMC Managing Director, Jennie Weyman, at

2022 Winners