Dear Contestants and Friends of USOMC:
SYLLABUS FOR 2017 IS NOW READY!!
Here are some highlights for the 2017 Competition:
1. The 2017 Competition will be held at the Oakland Inter-Stake Center (Mormon Temple) in Oakland, California, at 4770 Lincoln Avenue, Oakland, CA 94602.
2. In order to accommodate the commuters and various school schedules, the competition will be held over a total of six (6) days with extended hours
3. The 2017 Competition Syllabus presents a variety of exceptional repertoires from around the world. Be sure to review the wonderful selections from great composers such as Bach, Scarlatti, Haydn, Beethoven, Chopin, Schumann, Bartok, Kabalevsky and others in the Open Solo and Treasury events. In addition, USOMC has newly added 20 different events of Baroque, Classical, Romantic and Contemporary composers, Open Duet categories. The USOMC hopes that the contestants will find the selections interesting, challenging and exciting.
4. Processing fees are paid once every year: $60 each applicant for U.S. residents and $85.00 each applicant for international applicants. Go to the USOMC website and register on time from September 15 th , 2016 through October 10th . Any registration sent after October 10 through October 21, 2016, must be accompanied with a late fee of $25.
With all our best wishes,
USOMC Board of Directors