Announcing our 2017 Concerto Competition

The LSO has a long tradition of shining a spotlight on the exceptional musical talents of members of our life sciences community, through our Concerto Competition.

On the afternoon and evening of Saturday, December 9, 2017, we will hold our 11th such competition, at the U-M School of Music, Theatre & Dance’s Earl V. Moore building.

All those interested in entering should first read the Concerto Competition Rules thoroughly, then indicate interest and intended audition piece by Friday, Nov. 17 through email to

Contestants are responsible for arranging for accompanists for their audition.

If a winner is chosen, we will feature them in our concert at Hill Auditorium on Wednesday, May 2.

See the list of past winners on the Concerto Competition page!