VFMC Junior Blind Performance Awards


Junior – Instrumental Performance for the Blind


Talented young musicians who are or who become members of the National Federation of Music Clubs


Applicant must:

1.    be under the age of 19 on March 1 of the audition year

2.    be a native citizen of the United States or must have received naturalization papers (applicant or applicant’s parents).

3.    be a member of the National Federation of Music Clubs (NFMC), either as a member of a federated Junior Club or Junior Club Associate Group or as an Individual Junior Member. To become an Individual Junior Member visit www.nfmc-music.org/payment, fill out the form, and pay the membership fee of $13 for annual dues.

4.    perform the required repertoire from the NFMC Festival Bulletin that was performed at Festival the current year. 

Entry fee



First Place $175, Second Place $150

Deadline for applications

March 1, 2019

Auditions are held via DVD. 

Send application, $20 entry fee, and one DVD recording to the VFMC Junior Blind Performance Award Chair.

VFMC Junior Blind Performance Awards-Rules and Requirements

VFMC Junior Blind Performance Awards-Application

VFMC Chair

Cynthia Steinbach
20 Fairfax Circle
Fredericksburg, VA  22405-2915