Congratulations to the 2014 winner, Richard Firestone, Saxophone.  He performed Ibert’s Concertino Da Camera with the JSO April 11, 2014.

The next competition will be announced in the fall of 2016.

First Prize:  $500 Cash Award and a performance with the JSO

Second prize: $300 Cash Award

Third prize: $200 Cash Award

Eligibility: Open to musicians of high school and college age (16-23).  Applicant must be a resident OR student in Blair, Bedford, Cambria, Indiana, Somerset, or Westmoreland counties.

For more information, please contact the JSO office at 814 535-6738 or e-mail