Ottawa Suzuki Strings

Est. 1966



Brian Lewis Young Artists Program  



The Brian Lewis Young Artists Program  BLYAP  is made possible through the generosity of the Dorothy Richard Starling Foundation.


June 18 - June 30th, 2018




The BLYAP is a tuition-free opportunity for ten to twelve highly gifted violinists up to the age of 18 to receive intense daily private instruction on concerto repertoire, show pieces, sonata literature, etudes and technical studies, solo Bach, and Ysaye Solo Sonatas; to rehearse with both piano and as soloist with orchestra; and to perform.

Join us for BYLAP on the beautiful campus of The University of Alaska in Fairbanks.


The Young Artists selected with perform with the Fairbanks Symphony!


Faculty to include Brian Lewis, Simon James, and Brian Hall. Additional faculty to be announced soon.

    

 BLYAP  Online  Application  Requirements        


All audition materials and the application fee are due on or before April 18, 2018.


*  Application form 


*  List of repertoire being studied

    (List names of pieces, movements, composers, 

     scale books, and technical studies being used)


*  Letter of recommendation from the student’s 
     private teacher

 Application fee of $45.00 must be submitted online at the time of the audition video submission

* Audition Video(s) including student's performance of:


      1.  A movement of a Bach Solo Sonata or Partita

      2.  A movement of any standard concerto 

      3.  A show piece


ALL PIECES SHOULD BE PERFORMED AND RECORDED WITH PIANO ACCOMPANIMENT

Applicants will be notified on or before Sunday, April 22nd.

CONTINUE TO THE APPLICATION: