Violinists in 8th grade and younger (during the 2019.20 school year) are invited to submit a video of themselves playing Part I or Part II of the first movement of the Bach Double Violin Concerto.  A professionally produced compilation video will be produced and posted on the MSO website and social media at a date to be announced! View the “Challenge” from Conductor Yaniv Dinur and some of our MSO Violinists here:

Bach Double Challenge Invite

The accompaniment videos as well as complete directions about how to record and submit your video can be found here.

All videos must be submitted no later than 8:00 pm on Monday, June 8th.

Questions? Contact the MSO Education Department at or 414-226-7886.




The 2020 Competition was held on February 1, 2020 at the First Congregational Church in Wauwatosa. Congratulations to all our winners and participants!

First Violin:
Annie Ladd
Brynn Nelson
Avi Calloway
Linnea Gillmore

First Alternate: Zaara Bonilla
Second Alternate: Charity Shoultz

Second Violin:
Jehee Lee
Hannah Lynn Van Gelderen
Sophia Shoultz
Jane Story

First Alternate: Isabelle Tadda
Second Alternate: Hadessa Gillmore