For more information, contact Danielle Jersak at orbpresident@ormta.org.

Application due: October 15, 2022

Audition Date: October 29, 2022, at Steinway Piano Gallery

Concert Date: March 5, 2023 at the Carleton Dominion Chalmers Centre


  • 1st prize: $1000 and a performance with the Ottawa Symphony Orchestra

  • 2nd prize: $500


1. The Competition is open to all instruments. 

2. All Competitors must be in Grade 12 or under and be studying with ORMTA Ottawa Region Branch teacher in good standing. 

3. All concerti must be performed by memory.  

4. Competitors must arrange and pay for their own collaborative pianist.   

5. Only one movement of the concerto is required for the audition and concert.

6. Competitors must provide 2 legal copies of music for panel of 3 judges (one woodwind/brass, one string and one piano)

7.. The Ottawa Region Branch of ORMTA reserves the right to amend, with notice, the rules to this competition.