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Naftzger Finals

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Naftzger Young Artists Competition Finals

Mar 10
Sunday
2 PM
Wiedemann Hall, Wichita State University

FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
No Ticket Required

One of the oldest music competitions in the United States, since 1940 the Naftzger Young Artists Auditions have presented outstanding musicians with an important career development opportunity. Hear the competition finalists perform in a public recital to win $13,000 in cash prizes, including the top prize of $5,000 awarded to the Naftzger Young Artist for 2019.


The competition is 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


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