Young Artist Competition

PACC Young Artists Christmas 20092016 Young Artist Program Winners:
Adam Raso – Dunlap High School [Dec. 16 AFC performance]
Carlee Craig – Metamora High School [Dec. 17 AFC performance]
Elizabeth Burton – Normal Community High School [Dec. 18 AFC performance]

Honorable Mentions
Libby Lewis – Dunlap High School
Maddie Hoskins – IVC High School
Kristine Campbell – Peoria Christian High School.

The Peoria Area Civic Chorale will hold auditions for its annual Young Artist Competition on Saturday, October 22 from 9:00-11:30 a.m. at Grace Presbyterian Church. An alternative date for students with conflicts is Wednesday, Oct. 19 from 5:45-7:00 p.m. at Eureka College’s McCallister Hall in the Chapel building.

Student vocalists currently enrolled in grades 8-12 are welcome to audition. Winners of this competition will have the privilege of performing as a soloist of performing as a soloist at one of the Peoria Area Civic Chorale’s An American Family Christmas concerts at the Caterpillar Performing Arts Center at Five Points Washington on Dec 16, 17 or 18.  In addition, the winners will also receive a plaque and a full scholarship to music camp at Eureka College (Summer 2017).  Students should contact Beth Rock, 309-463-2176 further information about this opportunity.PACC Young Artists Christmas 2009

The YOUNG ARTIST COMPETITION APPLICATION includes additional information and audition rules.

Please complete and send the completed APPLICATION to:
Peoria Area Civic Chorale Young Artist Competition
809 W Detweiller Dr.
Peoria, IL 61615-2198 or

Application deadline is October 15, 2016.

We would like to thank the following sponsors of our Young Artist Competition:

Bob Lindsay Acura
South Side Bank