The 2018 Mika Hasler Competition Final 10 Judging Recital will take place Sunday, January 21, 2018 from 8:30 AM to 12:00 noon at Rice University Duncan Hall.

The Winner’s Concert will be February 4 from 4:30 PM to 7:00 PM at Rice University Duncan Hall.


To be considered for the 2018 9th Annual Mika Hasler Young Artist Competition, please upload a video audition to YouTube and submit the link to the audition below.  Deadline for consideration is December 15th, 2017.

(You MUST include your Name, Address, telephone number and email address with the following payment submission via mail)

An entry fee of $75.00 must be sent to P.O. Box 751642 Houston, TX 77275 by December 15th, 2017. MHYAC will not process any application without a working YouTube submission and payment.


Each applicant must also sign a hard copy of our Rules and Eligibility page (found here: Rules and Eligibility)

All applications must be uploaded to website and a hard copy with particulars and a check mailed to the P.O address above.

Application Submission Checklist:

1 – Upload video audition to youtube

2 – Fill out and submit online submission form at the bottom of this page, including a link to your audition uploaded to youtube.

3 – Mail the following to the P.O. box listed above

3a – A hand signed copy of our Rules and Eligability page

3b – Check with $75.00


Regarding 2017 Competition Applications: The deadline for entry for the 2017 Competition has passed and is now closed.


Application Form:


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