The Bailey-Cobb Scholarship was named after Sarah Bailey, a former Georgia Federation of Music Clubs President (1924-1928), and Mrs. Cobb, a Junior Club Counselor who was instrumental in starting Junior Clubs in Georgia. Funds were left in her will for helping Junior Members. This scholarship honors both these women for their outstanding work in the Georgia Federation of Music Clubs.
The Bailey-Cobb Junior Scholarship is an annual award of $350.00 given to a student participating in the Junior Festival in a Non-Piano Event.
Applications to be received by the State Chairman no later than May 1st of the audition year.
- Must be a Junior Member of GFMC.
- Must be on High School, grades 9-12.
- Must have participated in Festival the year of competition.
- Must enter a non-piano event.
- Must play Festival repertoire for audition.
- An entrant may not win twice in succession.
The award may be used in any way to further the winner’s musical education.
SUBMITTING VIA YOUTUBE LINK ON A COMPUTER:
1.) In your browser go to www.youtube.com
2.) Sign in (upper right corner of page)
a.) You need to have a Google (Gmail) account – if not select option to create account
3.) When uploading your performance video to youtube select the option of UNLISTED (not private!) Put the Title of the Composition & Your Name in the Video Title. This video SHOULD NOT be searchable or publicly available.
4.) Click the SHARE option and copy/paste the shortened URL into an email. (The URL is what appears in the address bar)
5.) Title the VIDEO & your email SUBJECT should be: VIDEO AUDITION / (YOUR NAME) / (TITLE OF COMPOSITION) / (EVENT & LEVEL)
6.) Email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
7.) Body of the email include your full name, contact info, and teacher info.