Bolz Young Artist Competition - FINAL FORTE


January 13, 2023

Bolz Young Artist Competition FINAL FORTE 


Congratulations to cellists Amelia Zitoun, student of Hans Jensen, and Lucy Wu, student of Stefan Kartman, finalists in the Bolz Young Artist Competition FINAL FORTE. They will perform on March 8 in the finals.

Three rounds of the competition:

Preliminary Round: Saturday, January 7 and/or Sunday, January 8, 2023


Semi-Final Round: Friday, January 13, 2023 (evening)

Final Round (The Final Forte): Wednesday, March 8, 2023, at Overture Center for the Arts

About The Final Forte - The Bolz Young Artist Competition is a highly regarded statewide competition in which Wisconsin’s young musicians compete for scholarships and the opportunity to perform as soloists with the MSO. The competition is open to Wisconsin residents in grades 9-12. The four semi-finalists compete in The Final Forte, which will be broadcast on PBS Wisconsin and Wisconsin Public Radio. Each winner receives a $2000 scholarship and the Marian Bolz Prize for Distinguished Musical Achievement or the Steenbock Youth Music Award. Up to two Honorable Mention scholarships of $1000 may also be awarded.

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