The Simon-Fiset competition was established to encourage young students of the Seattle Music Teachers Association (SMTA) to continue the serious study of music and to acknowledge exceptional ability, application and meritorious accomplishment by awarding monetary prizes in the area of composition, piano, string instruments, wind instruments, and voice.
Schedule for 2018:
Piano Division: February 3-4, 2018, Cornish College; Chair (TBD)
Strings Division: February 2018; Jan Coleman, Chair
Piano and Strings Winners Recital: May 2018
Composition Division: Application Deadline March 2018; GraceAnn Cummings, Chair
Composition Winners Recital: May 2018
Woodwinds – TBD Pending Interest
Voice – TBD
Simon-Fiset Competition results from 2017:
The Piano Division competition took place February 4 & 5, 2017 at Cornish College’s PONCHO Hall. Click to view the list of 2017 winners.
The Strings Division competition took place February 13, 2017 at the Queen Anne Presbyterian Church in Seattle. Click to view the list of 2017 winners.
The 1st and 2nd place winners of the Piano and Strings Competitions perform in an awards recital on May 6, 2017 at 7pm at the Green Lake United Methodist Church. Open to the public. Click for directions.
The honors recital took place May 18, 2017 at 7pm at Good Shepherd Center, Chapel Space, 4649 Sunnyside Ave N, Seattle, WA 98103. Read more about the registration process (now closed).