Competitions

Three alternating biennial competitions provide opportunities for performers to demonstrate their talents. The alternating years will begin with the Scholarship Competition to be held in February 2020, the Mary Lane in October 2020 and the YAC in February 2021. Click on a link below to find out more about these special events.

Memorial Scholarship Competition for Advanced Music Study: to assist dedicated music students in furthering their studies. A competition made possible by bequests from Millicent Kepke and Isabel Chandler and generous donations in memorium of Harriet Green and Flo Ann Easton.

Mary Lane Memorial Violin Competition: Dr. Tom Lesher established this competition in memory of his former violin teacher, Mary Lane, who was a long-time member of Women in Music-Columbus.

Young Artists’ String Competition (YAC): to encourage young musicians in the study of string instruments. A competition made possible by bequests from Millicent Kepke and Isabel Chandler and generous donations in memoriam of Harriet Green and Flo Ann Easton.