GILLIAM COMPETITION


PIANO


  1. Comply with the GENERAL RULES on the previous page.

  2. This competition is open to students through grade 8 or homeschooled students whose birrthdates are on or after June, 1 2002.

  3. COMPETITION IS LIMITED TO 25 PARTICIPANTS.

  4. Entrants play two compositions of contrasting style and tempo.

  5. Performing a concerto or instrumental work that has an orchestral score and
    parts available, at the Winners’ Concert, is a prerequisite to being considered for
    performance with the OKC Philharmonic at the Side by Side Concert.

  6. Maximum performance time – 10 minutes.

  7.  Awards offered:

    • $600 – First Place Winner

    • $300 – Second Place Winner

    • $100 – Third Place Winner

  8.  First and Second Place Winners must play in the Winners’ Concert.

  9. All competition winners must provide a social security or Tax ID number immediately upon being announced as a winner.


This competition is made possible by a gift from Mike and Wanda Gilliam, major supporters of the music community in Oklahoma. It is designed to support and encourage younger piano students to reach their musical potential.