Grand Traverse Musicale is delighted to announce the audition process for music scholarships to be awarded in the 2024 season. We hope by getting this to you on this website,you will encourage applications from more of your students. All are welcome. Please share this website with students who may be good candidates.
Our organization offers scholarships for brass/woodwind, keyboard, strings and voice. Students in grades 7th-8th and 9th-11th in either public, private or home school in the 5-county area are eligible to audition for the scholarships.Vocal students must be 13 years old on or before March 1, 2024 and will be required to sing one classical selection and a second one, classical or musical theater, no belting. Students invite grade may audition for the Collegiate Awards for college study. The scholarships may be used to further musical progress: lessons, camp or instrum;ent purchase. The number and amount of the awards given depends on funds raised by member of Grand Traverse Musicale, in addition to contributions from generous donors.
in 2023, GTM awarded 35 scholarshipsL 4 to those in 7th and 8th grades, 22 to those in 9th through 11th grades and 9 to those in 12th grade for a total of $25,900. We are so proud of all the students who audition, and we are very happy that we can help them to expand their musical knowledge. Please encourage your students to audition ~ the experience will help them grow! Please note the major changes in deadlines from previous years’
APPLICATIONS: Apply online on this website beginning January 15, 2024 [Note: students may only apply in one category] Instructions and details available via the button below.
ONE DEADLINE ONLY FOR APPLICATIONS and AUDITION VIDEOS and FEE ($15) including Essay and Music Copies for Seniors:
FRIDAY, MARCH 1, 2024 BY 6:00PM - NO EXCEPTIONS.
WINNERS ANNOUNCEMENT: MAY 1, 2024.
WINNERS WILL BE EXPECTED TO PERFORM AT A RECITAL ON JUNE 13, 2024 AT FIRST CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH, 6105 CENTER ROAD, TRAVERSE CITY, MI.
President: Marilyn Tilley
Secretary: Carole Bell
Treasurer: Eva Lenzini
Meredith Parsons McComb