Young Artist Competition

Sunday, January 17, 2021

2 pm to 6 pm

Sursa Hall, Ball State University

Application deadline is Friday, December 11, 2020

Young Artist Competition Application

Please submit our Photo Release form before December 11, 2020.

Download the rules and regulations.

The Muncie Symphony Orchestra Young Artist Competition provides talented students in the Elementary Division (grades 3-5) – NEW for 2021, Junior Division (grades 6 – 8), and Senior Division (grades 9 – 12) with the chance to compete for prizes and a performance opportunity.

Students prepare for months in advance and applicants from all over the state of Indiana convene on the campus of Ball State University in the Spring to perform in front of a panel of expert judges.

2020 Winners

Steve Dingledine Senior Division Winner
Phillip Hammond, violin

Ladonna Dingledine Junior Division Winner
Cooper Olsen, violin


The 2020 Young Artist Competition was generously supported by:
Psi Iota Xi – Alpha Chapter
School of Music – Ball State University