2022 Virtual Solo and Ensemble

Bring back the joy of music and individual performance!

Animado Events is reimagining solo and ensemble performances for students everywhere.  We invite you to join in the excitement with a virtual solo or ensemble performance evaluation in 2021.

Solo and Ensemble Schedule

Virtual Session #1 – January 22, 2022

Virtual Session #2 – February 19, 2022

This is your chance to shine on a virtual stage!  Virtual Solo and Ensemble is open to middle and high school instrumental and vocal students everywhere.

The event is non-competitive but includes professional adjudication and scoring to keep you at the top of your game.  You may also earn a scholarship for your performance!

Who can participate?

The 2022 Virtual Solo and Ensemble event is not school-sponsored.  You will not violate current school restrictions by participating. The event is open to all band, choir, and orchestra students.

We know you’ve missed the energy and showmanship of music performance – Animado’s Virtual Solo and Ensemble brings them back!  Take your place in this powerful presentation of sight and sound.

What are the requirements?

The complete performance manual can be found by clicking here.

What Does Virtual Solo and Ensemble Include?

  • Adjudicated performance
  • Score/Rating
  • Opportunity to earn a scholarship


Performance Tips

Brush up on your skills and get ready to shine for the judges with a few helpful performance resources:

Yamaha Master Educator Richard Floyd’s Top Performance Tips for Students

5 Tips to Record A Great Audition


George Strickland Adjudicator
George Strickland “Former Assistant State Director of Music Activities” Texas University Interscholastic League