Musicians Club of New York

Serge & Olga Koussevitzky Young Artist Awards 2023 Application

This application closed on Sunday April 16, 2023.

Please contact Bixby Kennedy at with any questions regarding this application. For technical help, please contact

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Please submit two recent recordings of your performances (do not exceed 2 files in total or your form will not submit). The submissions may be audio, video, or both. Variety in submissions is encouraged.
Number of audio and/or video (combined total) required: 2.
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Number of video and/or audio (combined total) required: 2.

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Please include up to 3 references. Minimum number of selections permitted: 1. Maximum number of selections permitted: 3
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Selection 2
Selection 3
If accepted into the competition, will you bring your own pianist? MCNY will publish a list of suggested pianists in the NYC area. Contestants will be responsible for contacting, coordinating, and compensating pianists. Contestants who advance to the semi final round will receive a list of these pianists with their contact information and information on a pre negotiated rate.
If other, please explain.
A program of repertoire (including timings) to be performed. We suggest submitting a varied program of 25-30 minutes of music. During the Semi Final round, jury will select excerpts of repertoire from the submitted program. If advanced to the Final Round, you will perform a 20-25 minute program of repertoire from the submitted program. You may use repertoire which you included in your prescreen submission. Your program should be varied and should include repertoire in at least two different languages. Including, but not limited to: English, Italian, French, German. At least one selection in your program must be composed after 1950.

Your program can consist of art songs, recital repertoire, opera arias, contemporary music. Adventurous programming is encouraged, and any questions or requests regarding repertoire should be directed to Number of documents required: 1.
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Payment Details

Payment via YAP Tracker is preferred, but mailed check submissions will be accepted. Checks should be mailed to:

Musicians Club of New York
c/o Bixby Kennedy
324 E 82nd
NY, NY 10028

Make Checks payable to "Musicians Club of New York" and please put your name and "application fee 2023" in the memo line.