Through a month-long promotion, music students throughout the entire Greater Miami-Dade community will vie for their opportunity to win a full music scholarship to attend a one-week session at the Litchfield Jazz Camp, in Connecticut, August 5 – 10, 2012. Many distinguished jazz artists participate and teach at the Camp, making it one of the most prestigious institutions in the country for cultivating future jazz masters.
All Middle, High School and College Students are eligible to win the scholarship. Simply tune into WDNA 88.9FM, weekdays from 3:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m., April 5 – 22, 2012. Call the contest line at 305-444-7889 when prompted by the on-air host. Four lucky callers each weekday will receive an invitation to audition, as well as free WDNA 88.9FM merchandise. Students must be at least 13-years-old to enter.
Two preliminary auditions will be held at The Fish House (10000 Miller Drive in Miami):
Three students will be selected from each preliminary audition by a panel of jazz experts, and a final playoff will be held at the WDNA Jazz Gallery, Friday, May 4th, where the scholarship will be awarded. The WDNA Jazz Gallery is located at 2921 Coral Way, Miami.