Date: December 10, 2011
Location: San Diego State University
Entry Deadline: November 18th, 2011
Entry Fee: $25 (each student gives the fee to the teacher and the teacher sends one check for the studio to the Sonata Contest)
What is the Sonata Contest? Students gather from all over San Diego County to play Sonata movements from a specific repertoire list. Each student is heard individually by one judge in the preliminary round. A specific time/ room is assigned for each student. Each judge chooses about 25% of the students from the preliminary rounds to be finalists. Finals are open to the public, students are adjudicated by 3 judges and winners are chosen for each level.