Bruce Polay (Music) judged at two significant regional and national events during the winter break. On November 18, 2016, he judged at Western Illinois University’s annual Concerto and Aria Competition with colleagues from Bradley University and Illinois Wesleyan University. This competition was open to all undergrad and graduate students at WIU.
On December 28-29, 2016, Polay judged the open senior division of the Walgreens National Concerto Competition in Highland Park, Illinois, with colleagues from the Cleveland Institute of Music and Drake University. This competition was open to high school aged musicians from around the country, drawing participants from Maine to Florida to Texas to California.