Kenosha Racine Music Teachers Association

Professional individualized music lessons for all ages in Kenosha and Racine Wisconsin

Yvonne Renner Memorial Competition

                         Kenosha Racine Music Teachers Association

YVONNE RENNER MEMORIAL PIANO COMPETITION 2023

featuring COMPOSERS OF THE BAROQUE PERIOD

Saturday, January 21, 2023 Carthage College

Students of all Kenosha and Racine County piano teachers and KRMTA members are eligible to enter

Students must play, by memory, an original composition by a Baroque composer. Students may enter in either the Junior Division (grades 6-8) or the Senior Division (grades 9-12)

Awards will be presented as follows: Cash Prizes:

Senior: 1st-$100 2nd-$75 3rd-$50

Junior: 1st-$75 2nd-$50 3rd-$35

All participants will receive a certificate and a written evaluation. Winners will also receive a medal. Awards will be presented at an Honors Recital, held at a later date.

PERFORMERS

Junior Division: Grades 6-8 Performance Time: 2-8 minutes

Senior Division Grades 9-12 Performance Time: 3-8 minutes

MUSIC

*The music chosen must be an original composition by a composer from the Baroque Period.

*Multiple selections (by same or different composers) are allowed to meet minimum time requirements.

*A piece is eligible if the composer is considered Baroque on the WMTA Composer list or if the composition is included in published Baroque anthologies. If you have any questions about your selection, please consult the WMTA Composer List or contact Terri Seitz.

*All music must be memorized and students must bring an original copy of their music, with numbered measures. *Arrangements, transcriptions, and/or simplifications are not permitted.

FEE:

$25.00 per entry payable to KRMTA (Teachers, please include one check for all of your students)

DEADLINE DATE: Postmarked by December 15, 2022

For more information and/or questions contact:

Terri Seitz 4024 Chicory Rd. Mt. Pleasant, WI 53403 262-412-0996 terriseitz@aol.com