The B.E.S.T. Young Artist Program aims to support emerging singers preparing for professional careers. Receipts receive an annual stipend and sing as soloists and professional choristers with the Bach Ensemble as part of the Bach Vespers series.

Each Young Artist will perform as a soloist with the Bach Ensemble during the course of the season. They may also perform in private homes as part of fundraising events. In addition, the Young Artists present an annual recital as part of the B.E.S.T. Mid-Winter Festival.

Eligibility for the B.E.S.T. Young Artist Program:

* Be under the age of 25
* Have completed a minimum of three years of undergraduate study in music
* Nominated by teacher or professional familiar with the artist’s work

Stipend: $1000

Applications are review by a selection committee.

Application deadline: August 15, 2018

Application Requirements: Online application and audio files emailed to

Applicants will be notified by September 1, 2018