Red Lodge Music Festival
Honor String Ensemble
|•||Competition is open to high school violin, viola, cello, bass and piano students
(who will be completing 9th, 10th, 11th, or 12th grade this year).
|° Special placement in an advanced student/faculty string ensemble.|
|° Daily intensive string ensemble rehearsals with coaching by faculty members.|
|°Performance with faculty on Saturday’s faculty recital, as well as a student-only
performance on Friday’s student recital.
|°A private lesson with a faculty member during camp.|
|°Full tuition scholarship provided by the Sidney E. Frank Foundation.|
|•||Winners will be chosen by performers/teachers not directly involved with the festival.|
|•||Literature will be selected by faculty after auditions are complete and sent to winners
for advance study.
|•||Audition submission must be postmarked by Monday, February 26, 2024.|
|•||To enter, please submit the following:|
|° Complete registration at https://www.rlmf.org or by mail using form from brochure|
|° $50.00 non-refundable registration fee (may be paid online or by postal mail)|
|° Video Audition: Prepare two contrasting pieces that best represent your technical and
musical ability, 10 minutes maximum. Upload your video as “unlisted” to YouTube, then share
it with email@example.com
|° Letter from string teacher confirming student’s readiness for this experience|
|°Send the above to:
Julie Blakeslee, RLMF Ensembles Director
2410 Hoover Ave.
Billings, MT 59102
|•||Winners will be notified by March 31 and music delivered in early April.|
|•||Winners will audition live for orchestra placement the first Saturday of camp, preparing
audition materials posted on this website as usual.