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Contest for Young Musicians Carries Large Cash Prizes

Hey, absurdly talented 17- or 18-year-old jazz musicians! Want to make some cold, cold cash? Sure you do. So read on.

You may be undecided as to whether to apply for the National Foundation for the Advancement in the Arts annual Arts Recognition and Talent Search (ARTS) program. Sure, those who earn the all-expenses-paid trip to Miami for the weeklong program will enjoy master classes, workshops, performances, and the society of other people much more talented at a young age than most of us will ever be. But maybe you’re tired of filling out applications.

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