Symphony on the Bay -$3,300 (Larger Grant)
Young Artists Competition
Symphony on the Bay (SOTB) is a community symphony orchestra serving Hamilton, Burlington and surrounding areas. The orchestra consists of 50 community musicians, 7 core professional musicians and a professional music director/conductor.
This grant will support the Young Artists Competition and provide performance opportunities for local youth orchestras and choral groups. The Young Artists Competition is an important SOTB community outreach program in collaboration with the music teachers of our region. To qualify for this competition, young aspiring musicians from our region are selected by a panel of professional adjudicators to perform as soloists with the orchestra. Winners of the competition also receive a bursary to help them with their future music studies.