Junior Competition Rounds

Texas Performing Arts, McCullough Theatre (Austin map)

Featuring new work by Dan Welcher

Join the all-star jury in their search for the very best young violinists. Witness a range of stunning performances live in the concert hall as 20 junior competitors (under the age of 15) from all over the world perform 35-minute recitals of their chosen works. Enjoy the varied and exciting repertoire designed to test the skills and musicality of each player.

The Junior First Round’s repertoie includes “The Cowboy and the Rattlesnake,” a specially commissioned new work by Butler School of Music professor Dan Welcher.

Monday 24 February

Junior First Round 10:00am – 1:20pm & 2:20pm – 4:00pm

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Tuesday 25 February

Junior First Round 10:00am – 1:20pm & 2:20pm – 5:40pm

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