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WHCO Season Finale: Higdon, Brahms & YA competition Winner at Ft. Wash. Collegiate Church

Join us for our season finale, featuring Jennifer Higdon’s furiously virtousic opener, “Machine,” and a concerto by our Young Artist Competition winner. The season closes with Brahms’ timeless and profound second symphony.  The concert is followed by a post-concert reception for Friends of WHCO.

WHCO Young Artist Competition Finals at Fort Washington Collegiate Church

Five promising young string players ages 13-18 will compete in the final round of the 2nd Annual WHCO Young Artists Competition in partnership with Florian Leonhard Fine Violins.  Students will compete for the grand prize of a $1,000 scholarship, a solo engagement with the orchestra on our final concert with the use of a fine instrument courtesy of Florian Leonhard Fine Violins.  After a blind semi-final round the proceeding week, the finals are open to the public and will be moderated by a distinguished guest panel of judges.