2015 Indiana State Fair
Young Hoosier State
Violin Competition
Presented by Piano Solutions & Frank's Violins

Registration is now exclusively on-line on the Indiana State Fair's website for both the piano and violin competition. 
Here is the link:  https://exhibitorscorner.indianastatefair.com/
May 1st, 2015 is the entry deadline so enter now!
If you have any registration issues contact entry@indianastatefair.com or call 317-927-7515

Preliminary rounds will be on May 30th and June 13 at Piano Solutions / Frank's Violins in Carmel, Indiana. Final rounds will be held at the Indiana State Fair on August 9th and 10th.Preliminary rounds will be on May 30th and June 13 at Piano Solutions / Frank's Violins in Carmel, Indiana.
Final rounds will be held at the Indiana State Fair on August 9th and 10th, 2015.

Sign up now!  Registration includes: 
3 free Indiana State Fair tickets (a $30 value!)
A free commemorative T-Shirt and pin
An Indiana State Fair Ribbon for advancing to the finals

Who can enter?
Any violinist 5 to 22 years of age (as of 6-1-15) who is an Indiana resident.  Our goal is to encourage young violinists of all levels to meet, perform, compete and make new friends in a unique musical setting. 

How do I enter?
Fill out the on-line entry form (see link above) which includes your information, age group and catagory (classical or sonata or both), shirt size, prefered preliminary site location, music selections and your payment.  Violinists can perform music from two categories.  CLASSICAL - all standard repertoire from the Baroque, Classical, Romantic and 20th-century periods from Bach to Gershwin and SONATA - One movement of a sonata from any period of time.  All entries must be submitted by May 1, 2015.  

I have entered.....now what?
Practice your selection(s) and make sure you have the original score to present to the judges at the preliminary and final rounds.  Photocopies will not be accepted.  Performance times for the preliminary round will be sent to you by e-mail after all entries are received. 

I MADE THE FINALS!
All finalists will be notified by e-mail with their scheduled performance time for the final round at the Home & Family Arts Building.  Awards will be presented at the end of each division of the respective age catagory. 


We look forward to seeing you at the 2015 Indiana State Fair!

Have further questions?  Contact Mark Kurkowski - Violin Event Coordinator
317-251-5950 - info@franksviolins.com - www.franksviolins.com