2018 Competition applications now being accepted

Click here for details – deadline February 1, 2018

2018 Calendar

2017 Stulberg Bronze Medalist Karisa Chiu, violin

Sunday, February 18, 4 pm, Chenery Auditorium

Kalamazoo Junior Symphony Orchestra, Music Director Andrew Koehler

43rd Stulberg International String Competition

Friday, May 18, 2018, Dalton Center, Western Michigan University

Daytime semifinals on the half-hour from 9 am to 4 pm – free and open to public

Evening finals concert at 7:30 pm – tickets $20 adults/$5 students

Judges Aaron Dworkin, Anthony Ross and Scott St. John


Breaking News: NPR’s From the Top with host Christopher O’Riley will be on site during the 2018 Competition, creating a documentary episode to be broadcast at a later date!

Stulberg Master Classes

Saturday, May 19, 2018, 12:30 pm

Dalton Center, Western Michigan University

Judges Aaron Dworkin, Anthony Ross and Scott St. John

The mission of the Stulberg Competition is to promote excellence in string instrument performance by gifted young artists under the age of twenty.

Stulberg International String Competition Supporters

Thank you to our generous supporters!

Arts Council of Greater Kalamazoo
The Burdick Thorne Foundation
Dorothy U. Dalton Foundation
Harold & Grace Upjohn Foundation
Irving S. Gilmore Foundation
Michigan Council for Arts & Cultural Affairs
National Endowment for the Arts