Young pianists to compete next month

From The Register-Mail:
Registration deadline is Tuesday for Knox-Galesburg Symphony’s 18th annual Young Pianists Competition sponsored by Carl Sandburg College.

The competition will start at 9 a.m. March 19, in Building F at Carl Sandburg College, 2400 Tom L. Wilson Blvd.

There is no cost to enter the competition, which is open to pianists ages 5-14 as of March 19 who reside in Knox, Henry or Warren counties. Participants compete in categories by age.

Judges are Bruce Polay, artistic director/conductor of the Knox-Galesburg Symphony and professor of music at Knox College; and Ian Mosenchross, associate professor of music and department chair at Monmouth College.