The application process has three (3) steps:

  1. Students should type information directly onto the application form and PRINT OUT A COPY OF THEIR APPLICATION when done (press Control + P to print the pages). The application will be about 5 pages long. After printing, please click on the "Submit" button at the bottom of the page to submit it to the Walker Committee.
  2. Students should attach a copy of proof of date of birth to their printed application, along with a check made out to their teacher. This information should be given to their teacher.
  3. Teachers should send a master list of all students entered in the competition along with all student applications, including certifications of dates of birth, and a single check for all applicants made out to "Walker Music Competition," to:

The John Child Walker Music Competition
P O Box 1375
Claremont, CA 91711


All applications must be mailed and postmarked by April 21. No late applications will be accepted.

Student's Birthdate *
Student's Birthdate
Student's Address *
Student's Address
Student's Phone Number *
Student's Phone Number
Teacher's Address *
Teacher's Address
Teacher's Phone Number *
Teacher's Phone Number
Include: Title, Op., No., Movement, Tempo
Include: Title, Op., No., Movement, Tempo
Signature of Participant/Guardian *
By checking this box, I have read the requirements and the regulations of this competition and understand them. Neither the Musician’s Club of Pomona Valley nor the Claremont Colleges can accept liability of the participants in this event. I accept liability for the above contestant and his/her instrument.