Wind ensemble solo competition set: The 26th annual Charles B. DCamp Young Performer's Solo Competition will be 1-5 p.m. March 23 in Madsen Hall at the Galvin Fine Arts Center, St. Ambrose University. The winner will appear as the guest soloist with the Quad-City Wind Ensemble’s May 10 concert at the Galvin Fine Arts Center.

In the competition, the soloist must perform a wind or percussion solo for which a band/wind ensemble accompaniment is readily available.

The application form and instructions area available on at

In addition to performing with the Quad-City Wind Ensemble, the first place winner will receive a $250 scholarship from the Quad-City Wind Ensemble for private study. The second-place winner will receive a $150 scholarship, and the third-place winner will receive a $100 scholarship for private study. There is no entry fee.

For more information, contact Collins at 563-332-6607.

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