Woodwinds in the Afternoon
Oct
29
3:00 pm15:00

Woodwinds in the Afternoon

Come join us at the private home of Carolyn Folks. 10250 N. 64th Place, Scottsdale, Arizona 85253, as we listen to the strains of a young woodwind quintet TBA, and hear about the 2018 Career Awards Competition in Woodwinds from our Music Chair, Marlene Rausch

Music Theatre Competition
Nov
5
12:00 am00:00

Music Theatre Competition

The National Association of Teachers of Singing Music Theatre competition at Arizona State University. Winners from each Age Division will perform in a showcase and our NSALAZ judges will choose recipients for $1000 in awards.

NSALAZ Poetry Competition
Nov
30
Dec 1

NSALAZ Poetry Competition

NSALAZ’s First Annual High School Poetry Competition. Alberto Rios, former Arizona Poet Laureate will head up our judges. Competition entries will be submitted from September-December, 2017 and award winners will be announced in Spring, 2018.  More details soon. 

Holiday Celebrations
Dec
9
3:00 pm15:00

Holiday Celebrations

A holiday event at the home of Dorothy Lincoln Smith, 3228 E. San Miguel Pl. Paradise Valley, AZ 85253.  Join us as we celebrate the season with performances by our NATS Music Theatre winners. You will see Dorothy’s fabulous modern art collection as she takes you on an art walk.

Classical Ballet Competition
Jan
1
Jan 31

Classical Ballet Competition

NSALAZ's First Annual Classical Ballet competition for high school age dancers (14-18) will take place in January, 2018. Further details will be forth coming once the plans have been finalized.

Naomi Rabb Winston Visual Art Competition
Feb
1
12:00 am00:00

Naomi Rabb Winston Visual Art Competition

A scholarship program that recognizes excellent talent and promise for    future success visual artists, ages 16-22. Scholarship funds are only for private student, for special training or for personal advancement in the applicant’s art career. The art works must be original in a realistic, abstract or expressive style. $1000 in Arizona prize money will be divided amongst the winners. First place winner’s artwork will be submitted to the National Competition. Applications will be available in the Fall.

The Dorothy Lincoln-Smith Vocal Competition
Feb
1
12:00 am00:00

The Dorothy Lincoln-Smith Vocal Competition

A video competition of classical singers from 23-31 featuring performance of art song, oratorio and opera arias. The winner will perform at the National Meeting in Chautauqua, NY. Further Information will be coming soon!

Shirley Rabb Winston Classical Voice Competition
Feb
1
12:00 am00:00

Shirley Rabb Winston Classical Voice Competition

 scholarship program that recognizes excellent talent and promise of future success for singers, ages 16-22. Singers must submit a YouTube video with selections from opera, art song or oratorio. $1000 in Arizona prize money will be divided amongst the winners. First place winner’s video will be submitted to the National Competition. Applications will be available in the Fall.

Annual Competition in Classical Modern Dance
Feb
11
10:00 am10:00

Annual Competition in Classical Modern Dance

This competition held at the studios of Dance Theatre West, 3925 E. Indian School Road, Phoenix, is for dancers ages 14-18. Awards totaling $1000 are given to selected winners, and all competitors participate in a master class taught by prominent choreographer Diane MacNeal Hunt.

The Career Awards Music Competition in Woodwinds
Mar
1
Mar 31

The Career Awards Music Competition in Woodwinds

The competition is for clarinet, flute, oboe and bassoon. Competition Chair Marlene Rausch will be providing details as they become available. $6000 in prizes will be awarded to the top three competitors. Arizona’s First place winner must be available to compete in the National Competition beginning May 24-26, 2018 in Chautauqua, NY.