Annual Victor Borge Legacy Award


Saturday Apr 22 - Sunday Apr 23, 2017

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Museum of Danish America

2212 Washington Street
Elk Horn, IA 51531


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Piano Competition 2017

Victor Borge

The Museum of Danish America is proud to present the Victor Borge Legacy Award Piano Competition and recital series.

Awards of $1000 and $500 will be given to the first and second place winners, respectively. All winners will perform a recital on the Victor Borge piano at the Museum of Danish America in Elk Horn!

Recital dates for 2017 will be Saturday, April 22 and Sunday, April 23

The competition is held in conjunction with the South West Iowa Music Teachers Association, the Omaha Music Teachers Association, the Des Moines Public Schools, and the Museum of Danish America.

Funding for the Victor Borge Legacy Award is provided through a generous gift from R. James and Janet Borge Crowle, Saint Michaels, Maryland.

Additional support comes from the Eric and Joan Norgaard Charitable Trust and the Charles W. and Norma J. Wilson Foundation.


For entry please contact:

SWIMTA: Dianne Lawson 712.755.2001 or slawson@harlannet.com. For further information on the competition and entry click here.

OMTA: Jerri Niver, 2311 S 135 Avenue, Omaha, NE 68144. 402.334.0129. For further information on the competition and entry click here.

Des Moines Public Schools: Kelly Kretschmer 515-242-7609 or kelly.kretschmer@dmschools.org.  For further information on the competition and entry click here.