The United States Army Band “Pershing’s Own,” is pleased to announce the call for entries for the 2012 National Collegiate Solo Competition!
The winner of this competition will receive an all-expenses-paid trip
to Washington, DC, to be the featured soloist with The U.S. Army
Concert Band in two live performances as part of its Summer Concert
Series. The first concert will be Friday, June 8, 2012 on the West
Steps of the U.S. Capitol; the second performance will be at the
Rachel M. Schlesinger Concert Hall and Arts Center, NVCC, Alexandria,
VA, on Saturday, June 9, 2012.
* Open to woodwind, brass, and percussion instrumentalists currently
enrolled in a college, university, or conservatory in the United
* Must be under 27 years of age as of January 1, 2012.
* Repertoire selected by applicant must exist as a published band arrangement.
* Application packet with CD must be postmarked by March 16, 2012.
Applications and updated information are available through the U.S.
Army Band website: www.usarmyband.com
For additional information, please contact Staff Sergeant Leigh
Lafosse at firstname.lastname@example.org, or leave a voice message at
SSG Leigh Lafosse
National Collegiate Solo Competition Coordinator