2015 Alcorn State University Piano Competition
March 7th, 2015

Trinity Episcopal Church
305 South Commerce St.
Natchez, Mississippi

Open to all pianists from across the United States who satisfy the following criteria:
* Previous first place winners in each age level are not allowed to compete in the same level. (They may compete in a higher division if they are eligible.)
* Competitors in the Adult Amateur category may not possess degrees in music.
* Competitors in the Collegiate category must be undergraduate students.
* The Competition Committee reserves the right to move a competitor up a level, based on repetoire, regardless of age.
* Judges's relatives or students are not eligible to compete the year they judge.
Repertoire Requirements:
  • All repertoire must be performed by memory (except for music written after 1950). Level 5 competitors are exempt from this regulation
  • Single movements are accepted
  • Each contestant must provide a copy of the performed music to the judges
  • All music scores will be returned to the contestants after the completion of their performance
Deadline To Apply:
March 1, 2015. All registration forms must be postmarked by this date.
Please include the application fee ($25) with the registration form.
Checks payable to: ASU Foundation, Piano Competition.
Click Here for the Registration Form
Competition Calendar:
March 7th - 10 am, competition begins
Awards ceremony follows the competitors' performances in each age division
All events held at the Trinity Episcopal Church in Natchez, MS
Level 1:1st Place:$  75
2nd Place:$  50
3rd Place:$  25
Level 2:1st Place:$125
2nd Place:$  75
3rd Place:$  50
Level 3:1st Place:$250
2nd Place:$150
3rd Place:$100
Level 4:1st Place:$350
2nd Place:$250
3rd Place:$175
Level 5:Winner will receive a trophy
To make a tax deductible contribution supporting the ASU Piano Competition, the young stars of tomorrow, and the future of music in our community, please write a check to ASU Foundation, Piano Competition, and mail to:
ASU Piano Competition
Attn: Dr. David Goldblatt
Fine Arts Department,
1000 ASU Drive, #29
Alcorn State, MS 39096
For questions regarding the ASU Piano Competition, please contact Dr. David Goldblatt, Chair of the ASU Piano Competition, via e-mail: dgoldblatt@alcorn.edu