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College of Visual & Performing Arts

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2014 Annual Piano and Organ Competitions

The West Chester University Annual Piano competition, now in its 26th year, strives to provide students ages 9-18 with performing opportunities, and raise the standard of excellence of young pianists.  This is a national competition with no geographic restrictions.

There will be two rounds of auditions.  The first round will be by submission of DVD/VHS, CD or tape recording of one of the two chosen competition pieces, sent with the application, and postmarked by Friday, February 21, 2014. The second round of auditions to be held on Saturday, April 5, 2014 will be a live performance of the recorded piece and the second chosen piece, listed on the Application Form.

A Recital and Awards Presentation will be on Sunday, April 13, 2014 at 3:00 p.m., in the Ware Family Recital Hall

Download the Piano Competition application and information brochure

For further information, please contact Anita Greenlee at

The 13th Annual Organ Competition will be held on Saturday, May 17, 2014 and is open to students ages 15 - 25.

Download the Organ Competition guidelines and application

For further information, please contact Anita Greenlee at