Wendell Irish Viola Award

Mr. and Mrs. Wilmont Irish of Ithaca, New York established this award in 1981 in memory of their son. The purpose is to encourage viola students.

Students must have reached the 12th, but not the 19th birthday by application deadline.  Application deadline is February 1.  $1,250 1st place, $1,000 2nd place and one $250 award in each of the five NFMC regions.

Requirements and Application can be found at www.nfmc-music. org.  Search – Wendell Irish Viola Award.  For more information about this award, contact the national Wendell Irish Viola Award Chair.

Dr. George R. Keck, Chair