Application—2023 Inaugural Concerto Competition

Thank you for your interest in The Santa Fe Symphony Orchestra & Chorus’ Inaugural Concerto Competition. One $20 payment secures the admission of your application for the competition. If you have any trouble or questions, please email or call 505.983.3530 during Monday through Friday Business Hours / 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Good luck!

Deadline: April 3, 2023—5:00 PM / MST.

We recognize the potential financial and logistical difficulty in applying to a competition of this nature. Students needing assistance are encouraged to contact us at It is our intention to make this competition as accessible as possible to students throughout New Mexico.

Concerto Competition

  • Enter the email address for which you would like to receive communication about your application.
  • Junior Division is open to applicants aged 14-18 who are currently in high school. Junior Division applicants should choose one (1) movement of a classical-era concerto (Mozart, Haydn, or similar). Transcriptions for alternate instruments are allowed.
  • Senior Division is open to applicants aged 18 to 22. Senior Division applicants should choose one (1) movement of a concerto from the standard repertoire for their instrument. The Santa Fe Symphony reserves the right to disqualify repertoire which is inaccessible in size, style, or rental/loan availability. If you have questions, please contact us at:
  • Please provide the title of concerto, movement number, composer, name of accompanist, or any other relevant details.
  • Please upload a public (listed or unlisted) audition video between 5 to 7 minute in length to YouTube, and share the YouTube url of your performance in box above. NOTE: Soloist and instrument should be fully in the frame throughout the performance. Many tutorials are available for uploading YouTube videos, such as
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