Seattle Young Artists Music Festival Association   |    P.O. Box 15962, Seattle, WA 98115-0962
The SYAMFA provides an exceptional opportunity for young musicians to perform.
  • Online registration:
    Dec 11, 2017 to Jan 18, 2018
  • Ajudications: Mar 19 - 23, 2018
  • Concerto Playoffs: Mar 24, 2018
    UW School Of Music
  • Young Artists Concerto Concert:
    Saturday, May 12, 2018

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Privacy Policy

  • The Seattle Young Artists Music Festival Association (SYAMFA) will strive to protect your privacy. We have set forth this statement to explain the information we collect from you, how we use that information.
  • Who has access to my information?
    The information you provide is controlled by the SYAMFA board. The only other party capable of accessing the information is the company that owns the web servers. You may view their privacy policy at
  • What information do we collect and how do we use it?
    When you enter the festival, we collect only that information required to process your entry and to verify eligibility. Only information that you choose to provide to us directly is collected.
    We may from time to time analyze your personal information and profile to enable us to review, develop and improve the festival and its operation. We may also choose to contact you about concerts, donations and volunteer work.
    We may use your personal information in the prevention and detection of fraud.
  • How do we protect your information?
    When you provide us with information, we take all reasonable steps to ensure your personal information is stored safely on our web servers. Only the web hosting company, members of our board, and those who process the entry forms can access your information. We cannot however guarantee the security of any data you disclose to us online.
  • Do we disclose your information to third parties?
    We do not sell, trade or rent your personal information to third parties. If we choose to do so in the future, you will be notified by email of our intentions, and have the right to be removed prior to the disclosure.
  • We may employ other individuals to perform functions on our behalf. These may include entry form processing and printing (e.g. programs, awards).

Your consent

  • By using our website, and/or participating in the festival, you consent to the collection and use of this information by the SYAMFA. Changes to this privacy policy will be posted to this page so that you are kept informed of the information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances we disclose it.

Board of Directors

  • President
  • Carol Toy
  • Vice-President
  • Gail Erickson
  • Treasurer
  • Norma Patterson
  • Secretary
  • Carole Crawford
  • Gladys Hoshijo
  • Sandra Labadie
  • Laurel Lisez
  • Jane Miyamoto-Dell'Isola
  • Nancy Moore
  • Christopher Moorhead
  • Veronica Ness
  • Judy Simpson
  • Eileen Uebelacker
  • Wendy Wilhelmi

Music Advisory Panel

  • MAP Chair
    Liaison to the Board
  • Joan Schoepflin
  • Pamela Chang-Rice
  • Connie Hungate
  • Lois Jacobson
  • Nino Merabishvili
  • Michiko Miyamoto
  • Allan Park
  • Joan Schoepflin
  • Willard Schultz
  • Mary Toy
  • Jan Coleman
  • Sanja Futterman
  • Evangeline Liu
  • Leslie Marckx
  • Laura Werner
  • Wendy Wilhelmi