Young Artist Resources

Young Composer & Artist Opportunities

Guest Artist Masterclass Opportunities

Apply to perform in a Violin Masterclass with CSO Artist-in-Residence Guy Braunstein. Applications are open through April 10 for violinists ages 25 and under, apply here. Observers are welcome to attend this masterclass as audience members. 

Sun April 19 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm at UC College-Conservatory of Music

Admission is free and seating is first come, first served. CEU letters are available for music educators who attend. 


Young Composers Workshop 2019

During the 2018/2019 season, the CSO held a Young Composers Workshop led by Composer-in-Residence Jonathan Bailey Holland. Selected composers each wrote new pieces during the workshop which were workshopped, rehearsed and performed by CSO musicians in March 2019. 

2018/2019 Selected Young Composers:

  • Joshua Baerwald
  • Pierce Baruk
  • Mable Lecrone
  • Walker Smith
  • Chancellor Waye

The CSO Young Composers Workshop has ended, but for questions about future opportunities please contact or 513.744.3347.