2021 Concerto Movement Competition

The Palo Alto Philharmonic is currently in early planning to hold its Concerto Movement Competition for instrumental and vocal works as performed with orchestral accompaniment in 2021.  The purpose of the competition is to recognize outstanding talent and provide an invaluable learning experience to music students.  

Application details are not yet posted, but if the competion is held, instructions will be posted by late Summer 2020 -- when they are, you can reach these instructions and the application form at www.paphil.org/CMC

For additional information or questions about the competition or the orchestra, write us at info@paphil.org, call the Palo Alto Philharmonic at (408) 395-2911, or visit our web site at www.paphil.org.

We have held highly successful CMC Family Concerts in 2019, 2017, 2015, 2013, 2011, 2009, 2006, and 2003. Each competition was open to school-aged music students including both instrumentalists and vocalists.  The winners of our 2019 CMC competition appeared in concert accompanied by the Palo Alto Philharmonic Orchestra, at our Family Concert held at 3pm on Sunday afternoon, May 19, 2019, at the DeAnza Visual and Performing Arts Center (VPAC) in Cupertino.