Admission to our festival concerts as well as the proceeds from our scholarship concert help provide these funds.
JLCMTA provides scholarships to students for summer music opportunities as well as support for students who choose music education as a career.
Please contact your student's music teacher if you need more information or print the application provided.
Senior Soloist Competition occurs each year in the month of May. Students need to apply using the Senior Soloist Form in conjunction with their teacher.
Teachers: Please see the portion of the Festival Handbook which clarifies requirements for this scholarship.
Click the PDF link to download the application for the Senior Soloist Application.
Auditions for 2020-2021 Senior and 2021-2022 Senior soloist will be done virtually this year.
All applications are due June 1st, 2021
Eligible Seniors (Class of 2021) must have been registered to perform an All-State level solo at the May 2020 festival (which was canceled due to COVID).
Eligible Juniors (Class of 2022) must earn a 95 in the 2021 NYSSMA Festival on an All-State level solo, withthe exception of pianists who must earn a 95 on a Level 6 solo.