Horn Quartet Competition

Repertoire: Prepare between 10 minutes (minimum) to 25 minutes (maximum) of music. When picking your group’s repertoire, please include the following:

  • One work originally written for a quartet or ensemble (not an arrangement).
  • Any other selections that show off the group and fit within the above time guidelines.

Dates To Know:

  • Early registration ends May 1, 2020
  • Competition Date: Wednesday, August 5, 2020 (morning)


  • TBD

Prizes Include:

  • Performance in Emerging Artist Concert Friday, August 7, 2020 1pm

Horn Quartet Competition Rules & Regulations:

  • Quartets (all 4 members) entering the competition must be registered for the full week of IHS 52 by May 1, 2020.
  • Quartets do not have to perform a work in its entirety. They may choose a movement or two of the work instead.
  • All competitors are responsible for their own travel, room and board, IHS 52 registration, etc.
  • The competition will be held on Wednesday, August 5, 2020
  • Quartets should designate one person to be the main contact for the quartet. The main contact is the person that should complete this form and include their contact information.
  • The IHS 52 Horn Quartet Competition Committee has the right to cancel a winner at no cost to IHS 52  if the winner fails to abide by all Horn Quartet Competition Rules and Regulations.
  • For those wishing to apply for multiple competitions, please submit separate forms.
  • Winners will have the opportunity to perform on the Emerging Artists recital on Friday, August 7, 2020 at 1pm.
  • Quartets may not perform with conductor.
List all group members as you would like them listed in a program. Please send a short group bio (less than 250 words) and list any affiliations with educational institutions, performing groups, instructors or mentors
Please list your repertoire here (Composer, Composer's dates, Title of Piece, Titles of all movements, exact duration of piece)