Music Scholarships

The purpose of the Dayton Music Club Scholarship is to encourage the musical growth of students in grades 7-12. To ensure this, the monetary awards must be used for some type of music camp or workshop, OR for private lessons in the area of the audition. Additionally, some monetary awards may be given to high school seniors who have been accepted into an undergraduate music degree program.

Scholarships Auditions 2024 are scheduled for Monday, March 4, 2024, from 3:00-8:00 pm and the Winners’ Recital is scheduled for March 10, 2024 from 3:00-5:00 pm. Some students may be selected to play for the Scholarship Benefit Recital on May 5, 2024.

Scholarship Audition information 2024


Junior Honors Program

This recital features the best students of our Dayton Music Club teachers, up through grade 12. Members of the DMC who paid their annual dues by June 30, 2024, may choose up to three of their students to audition for this recital. Performers for this recital will be chosen by a team of judges, whose decisions are final. Soloists (vocal, instrumental, piano) may audition. Small ensembles may also audition, though each student in the ensemble must be a student of a DMC member.

The Junior Honors Recital is scheduled for December 15, 2024 at 3:00 pm.

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The Dayton Music Club is committed to enhancing music education opportunities for developing musicians. Each year, the club awards several scholarships for young students furthering their musical training. These students are honored at the annual Winners’ Recital and are invited to perform for the club members and Dayton community.

In order for students to audition for performance or scholarship opportunities, he/she must study with a member of The Dayton Music Club.

DMC Membership offers active teachers opportunities to motivate and encourage their students through performance and scholarship. All students are welcome and encouraged to join one of the affiliated Junior Music Clubs. Membership affords young musicians the opportunity for expanding their experience, knowledge and leadership ability in the music field.

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