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Application Portal Opens
October 30th 2023

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55th Season - Clarinet Competition
Call for Applications

Open to citizens and/or residents of The Bahamas only.

NOTE: It is not possible to save a partial application and come back to it later.  It is therefore recommended that all
documents to be uploaded be readily available, and all responses be prepared in advance and then cut and pasted in.

Applicants must be an enrolled high school student during the 2023-2024 academic year and under 18 years of age.

Important Dates & Deadlines

Thursday 11 Jan 20024

Monday 5 Feb 2024

Monday 4 March 2024

Friday 5 April 2024

April or May 2024

Completed online application due.

Finalists announced.

Competition Final Round submission is due.

Winners Announced

Winners perform in NMS Season Finale Concert, Baha Mar


Alexandra Chea

Oscar Dames

Dahre Miller

Categories & Prizes

First Prize - Serenade II Bb Clarinet

Audience Choice Award - Clarinet Swag

General Information
Academic Information 
Musical Bio
Personal Statement
Do you currently own your own instrument?
Upload a headshot / photo  of you with your instrument.
Upload File
Performance Information 

Select 2 contrasting pieces, each of which should be 3-5 minutes in length.


At least one of the pieces should have an accompaniment or backing track.


Upload the two performance videos to YouTube (designated unlisted).


Please clearly state the name of each piece and the composer at the beginning of each video.


Provide the links and names of the pieces and composers here:

If selected as winner, I agree to the terms, which will include a written progress report and performance video within one year, as well as performing for NMS in the future.
I grant NMS the right to post my performance videos online as part of the Audience Choice Awards.

Thanks for submitting!

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