Arts & Entertainment

Group seeks applicants for Young Artist contest

Inland Northwest Musicians group is accepting applicants for its 11th annual Young Artists Competition, March 6 at the Vert Auditorium, 500 SW. Dorion Ave., Pendleton.

The competition is open to young musicians in four categories: Elementary division grades 1 to 5, Junior division grades 6 to 8, Senior division grades 9 to 12, and Young Adult, through age 25.

Instrumentalists and singers will perform for a panel of adjudicators. All participants receive critique sheets, and winners will be chosen from each division.

All winners receive $100 cash prizes and some winners may be selected to perform with the Inland Northwest Orchestra in concert on May 7 and 8.

The entry free is $25. Deadline to apply is Feb. 18. For more information, contact Alice Massey, Young Artists Competition Chairman, at 541-276-7340