Provincial Student Soloist Competition

Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra


Calling all Woodwind, Brass and Percussionists aged 14 -18! This is your chance to win the opportunity to tour with the WSO as guest soloist in October, 2017.

About The Program

The Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra invites Manitoba Woodwind, Brass and Percussion students aged 14 to 18, to submit an application and recording for the 2017 Provincial Student Soloist Competition.

This competition will provide an opportunity to showcase a talented young musician as soloist in concert with the WSO during the Up Close and Orchestral program in early October, 2017. The winner will also receive lessons from a WSO Principal musician and a free 2017-18 Soundcheck Season pass so that they can enjoy the entire WSO 70th anniversary season.

Eligibility: All woodwind, brass and percussion instruments. Applicant must reside in Manitoba and be between the ages of 14 and 18 at the time of application.

Deadline: applications, recordings and fee must be submitted by 5:00 pm CST on Friday, April 21, 2017. A second round of live auditions will be held on May 31, 2017.

For more details and the application form visit the program webpage here:

Where Can You Find It?

Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra Admin Office

Address: Suite 2110, 1 Lombard Place, Winnipeg

21st Floor of the Richardson Building at Portage & Main

Who Can You Contact?

Brent Johnson

Address: Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra, 2110 - One Lombard Place, Winnipeg

Phone: 204-949-3967

Who Supports This?

Richardson Foundation