- 2017-2018 Season
The Baroque Orchestra is pleased to announce the 2018 Pearl & Julius Young Music Competition for young instrumental artists, ages 16-22.
First Prize is $1,000. The First Prize winner will perform a concerto movement at the BONJ Summer Music Festival in August, 2018. Second prize is $500. Third prize is $250. Two $100 honorable mention prizes will be awarded. Judges will include principal musicians from the orchestra and guest artists.
The competition will be held Sunday March 11, 2018 at NOON. Dolan Hall, The College of Saint Elizabeth, 2 Convent Road, Morristown, New Jersey. Admission to this unforgettable afternoon of great music is FREE!
Judges for the 2018 Competition
To Be Announced
Hyunjin Cho (BONJ Accompanist) began her piano lessons at the age of five. She continued her studies at Chugye University for the Arts in Seoul where she received her Bachelor’s degree as a full scholarship student. Her appearances have included solo performances at The Juilliard School and in the New Jersey area supported by the Westerhoff Foundation as well as chamber music performances at the Shepard Hall, the Baisley Powell Elebash Recital Hall, Steinway Hall, Merkin Concert Hall, Weill Recital Hall, Bruno Walter Hall at Lincoln Center and NV Hall. She has played in the Echo Music Festival in the summer 2012 and 2013 as an accompanist and coach. She has been on the piano faculty at the Westerhoff school of music and arts since 2003. Ms. Cho received her Master’s degree and professional studies certificate from Manhattan School of Music as a partial scholarship student with Marc Silverman.