Join the New York Piano Society’s 12th Season as a select Young Guest Artist Winner & receive the chance  to perform as an NYPS YGA Winner at Bruno Walter Auditorium-Lincoln Center or Baruch Performing Arts Center.

Applications are now being accepted for the 2017-2018 Young Guest Artists Audition. If selected, you will be featured as a Young Guest Artist in one or more of our concerts during 12th Season. Concert venues include the Bruno Walter Auditorium at Lincoln Center and the Baruch Performing Arts Center. For musicians ages 21 and under. Open to strings, woodwinds, brass and singers. *NYPS particularly welcomes oboists to apply and audition for the chance to be selected for a piano and wind ensemble performance at Weill Recital Hall, Carnegie Hall (March 2018)*

Applicants outside of New York City can submit a video of a recent live performance to, along with the YGAA application and fee.

Audition Date: November 12, 2017, 6:30 pm
For more information on auditions, please email:

Past NYPS Young Guest Artists Audition Winners:

Violinist, BENJAMIN BEILMAN, recipient of a prestigious 2014 Borletti-Buitoni Trust Fellowship, a 2012 Avery Fisher Career Grant, and a 2012 London Music Masters Award.

Cellist, JAMES KIM, winner of international competitions, soloist with the Boston Symphony Orchestra at Symphony Hall, Camerata Virtuosi of New Jersey at Zankel Hall, and Youth Philharmonic Orchestra of the New England Conservatory at Jordan Hall.

Kaufman Music Center
129 West 67 Street
New York, NY 10023.

*Application Deadline: November 10, 2017

Repertoire: Applicants must perform a program not to exceed 15 minutes that represents their level of proficiency.

The application fee is $50.   In some cases, the fee may be reduced based on applicant petition or financial situation.


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