Scholarships

Scholarships

2020 Scholarship Application

Wichita Chapter of the American Guild of Organists

Scholarship Audition Information

Sunday, March 8, 2020

Eastminster Presbyterian Church

1958 N. Webb Rd. 

 

Auditions are open to young organ/piano students.  Students (ages 11-18/grades 6-12) audition to receive a $250 scholarship for private organ study or to attend a 2020 Pipe Organ Encounter (POE) ages 13-18/grades 7-12.    

 

Audition Registration

Deadline for completed registration: February 28, 2020 to:

Carole Pracht   316-655-5245

prachtc@newmanu.edu

 

Required Audition Repertoire

  • A Baroque or Classic piece for piano or organ and a contrasting piece by another composer.
  • OR a Baroque or Classic piece for piano or organ and a hymn played with introduction and 2 verses. (An alternate harmonization may be included.)
  • Audition will include a brief sight reading piece.

More information:

  • Any scholarship $ awarded will be paid directly to a Wichita AGO instructor for organ study or to the registrar/treasurer of the POE a student plans to attend. 
  • Auditioning students may arrange with the audition chair to practice on the Eastminster Presbyterian Church organ.
  • Students will be assigned a 10-15 minute audition time the afternoon of March 7th at approximately 2pm.  The audition schedule will  be emailed.

 

Scholarship winners are limited to a maximum of 2 scholarship awards.