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.
Deadline for completed registration: February 28, 2020 to:
Carole Pracht 316-655-5245
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.
- 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.