Educational Events

Young Artist Competition


2.4.2024 | 1:00 p.m.
UW Parkside, The Rita, Frances Bedford Concert Hall

Winner’s Performance:

Masterworks, The Emperor
 | 7:30 p.m.
Memorial Hall

The Young Artists Competition is a decades-long running program designed to highlight the most advanced, young classically-trained musicians in Racine County. Adjudicated by regional professional musicians, the winner of the competition is featured in a concerto performance during the April Masterworks Concert. The most recent winners were oboist Lydia Morency (2023), Ashely Springer (2022) and Nolan Boerner (2021). The Competition is open and free to the public.

Lydia Morency - 2023

Ashely Springer - 2022

Nolan Boerner - 2021

Education Concerts

3.12.2024 | 9:15 & 10:45 a.m.

Annually, each March, hundreds of Racine-area fourth graders attend two Racine Symphony Orchestra concerts that introduce them to the various instruments in the orchestra, classical orchestral music, conducting, and other aspects of this centuries-old musical tradition. These concerts are open and free to the public.