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Naftzger Young Artists

Saturday & Sunday, March 9-10, 2019

Duerksen Fine Arts Center
Wichita State University
Wichita, KS

Naftzger Young Artist Award: $5,000
Three Naftzger Division Awards: $2,000
Four Naftzger Division Runner-Up Awards: $500
Total cash prizes of $13,000 will be awarded


Application Deadline: February 4, 2019

2019 NAFTZGER BROCHURE

2019 Naftzger Application

Please contact Tiffany Bell with questions regarding the Naftzger Young Artists Auditions and Music Awards.

Tiffany Bell
Education & Community Engagement Manager
316-267-5259 ext. 105
tbell@wso.org


The Naftzger Young Artists Auditions and Music Awards are administered by
the Wichita Symphony Society and is made possible by
The Naftzger Fund for Fine Arts, Inc.

Created by Mr. and Mrs. M.C. Naftzger in memory of
L.S. Naftzger, Ida L. Naftzger, and Lee Southwell Naftzger II


Congratulations to our 2018 Naftzger Young Artists Auditions Winners:

Pictured from left to right: Front Row - Thomas Cooper (violin), Beatrice Kim (soprano), Junwen Liang (piano), Dorien Tate (bass trombone). Second Row - Malcolm Liu (piano, division winner), Dorian McCall (bass-baritone, voice division winner), Igor Khukhua (violin, strings division winner), Damian Cheek (saxophone, overall winner)

NAFTZGER YOUNG ARTISTS AWARD RECIPIENT ($5,000 Grand Prize)

Damian Cheek, University of Oklahoma, saxophone

DIVISION WINNERS ($2,000 Cash Prize)

DIVISION RUNNERS UP ($500 Cash Prize)

ALL NAFTZGER WINNERS

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