The National Society of Arts and Letters invites musicians to participate in the 2018 National Competition in Woodwinds – Bassoon, Clarinet, Flute and Oboe. The first place winner will receive $12,000. Cash prizes also are given to second, third and fourth place winners. The National Competition will take place during the NSAL Annual Meeting – May 21-27 in Chautauqua, NY.
Contestants must first compete at the chapter level. Interested musicians should submit completed applications to the chapter that is geographically near his or her home or school. To find a chapter, click on Contact Us in the above menu and Chapter Officers. Each chapter pays the travel, hotel and conference registration expenses for its chapter finalist to compete in the National Competition.
The National Competition will be in Chautauqua, New York.
The National Competition will be in Washington, D.C.