Youth Artist Competition

The Dexter Community Orchestra holds an annual Youth Artist Competition. Winners receive a $400 prize and the opportunity to perform a concerto movement with the orchestra.

The competition is open to all piano, band, orchestra and vocal students in grades 6 through 12 including public, private and home-schooled students.

The application period for the 2020 Youth Artist Competition closed on January 18, 2020.

Congratulations to this year's winner: Derek Zhu (piano)

A list of previous winners is here.

For questions about the Youth Artist Competition, please contact