Applications must be submitted by May 30, 2018.

All applicants will be notified by July 20, 2018 via email. 

All competitors must register in person at the competition office in Hanover on October 11, 2018.

The order of performance will be determined by a randomized draw that will take place on October 11, 2018 at 3 p.m. All competitors must be present in person at the time of the draw. 

All competitors will be provided with free accommodations with Hanover host families between October 10 and 28, 2015.

All competitors agree to take part in the concert series ›The Competition Across the State‹ on October 24, 2018 if requested, unless they have been selected to perform for the final rounds.