2018 REDLANDS BOWL YOUNG ARTISTS
A Vocal and Instrumental Competition
Maestro Frank Fetta, Music Director
Scholarship prizes sponsored by the Associates of the Redlands Bowl
Preliminary and Semi-Final Rounds- Saturday, April 21, 2018 at the University of Redlands
Applicants will compete in preliminary auditions on Saturday, April 21, 2018, from 1:00 pm-4:00 pm. Those selected will compete in the semi-final round in Frederick Loewe Auditorium in Watchorn Hall at 6:00 pm. The semi-final round is open to the public. There is no admission charge to attend the semi-final round and no tickets needed. Seating is first-come, first-served.
Grand Final Round- Tuesday, June 26, 2018 at the Redlands Bowl
Five finalists selected on April 21, 2018 will compete in the Grand Finals of the Redlands Bowl Young Artists Concerto Competition on June 26, 2018 as a part of a Redlands Bowl Summer Music Festival season performance. Maestro Frank Paul Fetta serves as the music director for the competition and the concert. Culminating the Grand Finals of the competition on June 26, will be a performance by John Jorgenson, former Redlands Bowl Young Artists Competition winner and world-renowned guitarist. Known for his blistering guitar and mandolin licks and mastery of a broad musical palette, he has earned a reputation as a world-class musician, as evidenced by his collaborations with Elton John, Luciano Pavarotti, Bob Dylan, Sting, Billy Joel and many others.