Welcome to the Greenwich Symphony Teen Talent Contest!

The Greenwich Symphony Teen Talent Contest

Open to 6th through 12th grade students, (ages 13-19) in Fairfield and Westchester Counties

You are invited to showcase your musicianship to the world class members of the Greenwich Symphony Orchestra with a chance to win cash prizes and an opportunity to perform at a future Greenwich Symphony concert.


6th-8th Grade

Three Prizes of $300 each

9th- 12th Grade

Three Prizes of $500 each

Eligibility: Must be matriculated at a middle school or high school in Fairfield County, CT or Westchester County NY, ages 13-19, as of May 31, 2021.

Entry Details: Students will be required to provide their name, contact information (email and phone number), grade, school and town, Music teacher, as well as their instrument, name of the piece to be played and composer. Auditions open to instrumentalists on any orchestral instrument (piano and classical guitar included), Length of composition: approximately 4-7 minutes. A piano accompaniment is allowed.  

Last entry accepted on May 15, 2021.

Upon receipt of entry form, students will be contacted via email or phone to schedule their remote audition via zoom.  Auditions will be scheduled between May 11th and June 1, 2021.  

Please note that the performance will be recorded by the Symphony for judging purposes and portions of the performance of finalists and/or winners may be used on the Symphony website or social media. 

Click here to enter:  https://www.greenwichsymphony.org/form/gso-teen-talent-entry-form

Winners and finalists will be announced July 1, 2021. All winners will be invited to attend either the September or October performance along with members of their family.

Full Terms and Conditions are here: /greenwich-symphony-orchestra-teen-talent-contest-terms-and-conditions

Email for more information: teentalentinfo@greenwichsymphony.org

The GSO Teen Talent Contest, made possible by a gift from:

Gale and Bob Lawrence