VFMC Student/Collegiate Biennial Preliminaries
(Odd numbered years)
Student/Collegiate: Instrumental and Vocal Performance
Applicants for the NFMC Student/Collegiate Biennial Competition must participate at the state level first. The VA competition will be held via recordings submitted through the NFMC portal. MP3 files are preferred. NO VIDEO SUBMISSIONS PLEASE. Applications are due by February 1, 2021. Recordings must be uploaded to the NFMC website no later than February 15, 2021.
19 – 25 (Applicants must have reached the 19th but not the 26th birthday by the application deadline, February 1, of the audition year).
A first-place winner will be chosen in each of four categories, with an award of $100. In the event of financial shortfalls, advertised award amounts may be adjusted. All first-place winners will compete at the National Level. All students with the highest score for their instruments will compete at the National Level.
Deadline for applications
February 1, 2021
For complete instructions, click on REGISTRATION INSTRUCTIONS FOR THE BIENNIAL STUDENT/COLLEGIATE PRELIMINARIES.
Once a student has submitted the application, repertoire list and payment, their repertoire will be reviewed by the chairperson and instructions will be sent on how to upload the audio file on the NFMC website. Recordings must be uploaded to the NFMC website no later than February 15, 2021.
National (NFMC) Chair: Liana Valente