Announcing the IWBC Penny Turner Young Artist Award

We’re pleased to announce the 1st annual Penny Turner Young Artist Award. This award was created to provide recognition and support for female brass players age 12-18. This award is offered with the support from Dillon Music.

The winner will

  • Receive a $400 gift certificate from Dillon Music
  • Be featured on the IWBC website and in the “Noteworthy” Newsletter
  • Receive a one-year membership to IWBC

Nominations will be accepted from music teachers and private instructors.
To nominate a student, please email a letter of recommendation with the subject line

“IWBC Penny Turner Young Artist Award” to Ginger Turner at

Nominations are due by March 1, 2018.
Winner will be selected and announced on April 1, 2018.

Letters must include mailing addresses, email addresses, and phone numbers of both the teacher and nominee.