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'Mostly Mozart in Montclair' Piano Competition Looking for Teens


MONTCLAIR, NJ - Montclair Township officials announced Thursday that Montclair’s Overseas Neighbors--Sister Cities program will host a “Mostly Mozart in Montclair” piano competition for young musicians ages 14 to 18 years old, on Saturday, November 12, 3:00 – 6:30 p.m., at the Cali School of Music, Montclair State University, 1 Normal Avenue, Montclair, NJ.

The competition is open to high school students in Montclair and surrounding towns. Prizes to be awarded are $500 for first place, $300 for second place and $150 for third place.

Please note: students must be 14 years and not older than 18 years on November 12, 2016

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Students must prepare two works, memorized, for solo piano. (No concerti.)

One piece by Mozart.

One piece by another composer of the student’s choice.

Single movements are acceptable.

Please register by October 21, 2106 -- advance registration is required.

The public is invited, free of charge, to come listen to the young artists play in the competition.

For rules and registration form, please contact Juliana Belcsak, Overseas Neighbors Sister Cities program

Presented by Montclair Overseas Neighbors Sister Cities:

Montclair, N.J. USA – Graz, Austria
Montclair, N.J. USA – Cherepovets, Russia</p

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