Rising Stars Entry Form

Entries for the 2018 Festival of Arts are now being accepted. Entry deadline is 4:30 p.m., Friday, March 30, 2018


Rising Stars is open to classically trained students high school age and younger – in or outside of Forsyth County.

There is no fee for entry.

Each selected participant will receive $250 for participation. In addition and including the $250 participation award, a First Prize totaling $1000, a Second Prize totaling $750, and an Audience Choice Prize totaling $500 will be awarded.

Students will submit two complete works (a single movement of a concerto is considered a complete work) for consideration. Each work should total no more than 10-12 minutes in duration.  The two works should show a variety of style.

Students will upload submissions to a website such as YouTube, Vimeo, or Soundcloud.  Participants will be selected from these recordings.

Students are responsible for providing their own accompanist for Rising Stars.

Rising Stars takes place on Wednesday, April 25 at 7 p.m. at Cumming FUMC.

Entry deadline is 4:30 p.m. Eastern, March 30, 2018.