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The ChaMP Competition

Bloch Learning and Performance Hall

Competition Date - Saturday, February 8, 2020 at 6:00pm

Competition Rehearsal - Friday, February 7, 2020 at 2:00pm

Winners Recital - Saturday, February 29, 2020 at 8:00pm

Competition Schedule

Begins at 6:00pm and each group is allotted 15 minutes.

Undergraduate Level

Ars Longa Trio

Percussion Trio (Georgantonis)

Tetrapicea Cello Quartet



Aether Quartet

Three Sheets Trio

Ventus Trio




Graduate Level:

Percussion Ensemble (Schwantner)

Equinox Flute Quartet

Navi (piano 4 hands)

Rose Duo (2 pianos)



Application Deadlines and Procedures

The application form can be found and submitted online:

Entrant Eligibility

Competition is open to any School of Music chamber ensemble that meets the following requirements.  Ensembles will enter either the Undergraduate Division or Graduate Division.  In the case of an ensemble that has both undergraduate and graduate students, the ensemble will compete in the Graduate Division.  All members of the group must register for chamber music by the course registration deadlines as outlined by the WVU Registrar. 

Ensemble Requirements

Repertoire Requirements

Audition Format

  • The audition will be part of a public concert taking place in Bloch Hall Saturday, February 8 at 6pm. 
  • Each ensemble will be allotted 15 minutes on the program.  The time begins when the ensemble walks on stage and includes the introduction, any tuning, minor set-up adjustments, and the prepared program of concert music.
  • At least one member of the ensemble must introduce the group before beginning the program of music. 

Awards and Prize Money

Winners Showcase