Ottawa Suzuki Strings

Est. 1966


Brian Lewis Young Artists Program   2017

APPLICATION DEADLINE EXTENDED!

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


June 19 - June 30th



Application deadline extended to March 1st 2017

Access the application and payment process  from the pulldown menu above.

The BLYAP is a tuition-free opportunity for 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.

BLYAP Gala Concert - Saturday, June 30, 2017

Ottawa University Fredrikson Chapel

Join us for BYLAP on the beautiful campus of Ottawa University.


     BLYAP  Online  Application  Requirements        

All audition materials are due on or before March 1, 2017.

*  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 

*  Audition Video 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 WITH PIANO ACCOMPANIMENT

Applicants will be notified of their status by March 15, 2017.