Information for Competitive Free choice

On the day of the competition you will need to bring a document proving the participant’s age.

 

Competitive category - under 9 years old

This is an own choice piece category. Please choose one to two pieces the duration of which should not exceed for 3 minutes in total.

Class timings will be confirmed in May 2020 once all entries have been received. The day will start with beginner classes and progress through to senior level classes later in the day. All performers must use an original copy of the book. Photocopies for the adjudicator are not required.

Conditions for Entry:
All entrants will need to agree to the following terms at the time of entry:

By submitting this entry form I confirm that on behalf of the competitor(s) I have read and accept the Competition Regulations. I can also confirm that for all competitor(s) under 18 I give (or have obtained) the necessary consents for the competitor(s) to take part in the Competition. I understand that all tickets booked are non-refundable.

Regulations:
By entering this competition, I agree to the following regulations:

The performance will fit within the time limits, else the performer will be stopped. Please announce your piece on the day.

Consent is given for photographs of participants to be used on our social media sites and Competition promotional materials. If you do not consent, please inform us in advance of the event by email.

EACH GRADE IS SEPARATE

Competitive category - 9-10 years old

This is an own choice piece category. Please choose one to two pieces the duration of which should not exceed for 6 minutes in total.

Class timings will be confirmed in May 2020 once all entries have been received. The day will start with beginner classes and progress through to senior level classes later in the day. All performers must use an original copy of the book. Photocopies for the adjudicator are not required.

Conditions for Entry:
All entrants will need to agree to the following terms at the time of entry:

By submitting this entry form I confirm that on behalf of the competitor(s) I have read and accept the Competition Regulations. I can also confirm that for all competitor(s) under 18 I give (or have obtained) the necessary consents for the competitor(s) to take part in the Competition. I understand that all tickets booked are non-refundable.

Regulations:
By entering this competition, I agree to the following regulations:

The performance will fit within the time limits, else the performer will be stopped. Please announce your piece on the day.

Consent is given for photographs of participants to be used on our social media sites and Competition promotional materials. If you do not consent, please inform us in advance of the event by email.

EACH GRADE IS SEPARATE

Competitive category - under 11-12 years old

This is an own choice piece category. Please choose one to two pieces the duration of which should not exceed for 7 minutes in total.

Class timings will be confirmed in May 2020 once all entries have been received. The day will start with beginner classes and progress through to senior level classes later in the day. All performers must use an original copy of the book. Photocopies for the adjudicator are not required.

Conditions for Entry:
All entrants will need to agree to the following terms at the time of entry:

By submitting this entry form I confirm that on behalf of the competitor(s) I have read and accept the Competition Regulations. I can also confirm that for all competitor(s) under 18 I give (or have obtained) the necessary consents for the competitor(s) to take part in the Competition. I understand that all tickets booked are non-refundable.

Regulations:
By entering this competition, I agree to the following regulations:

The performance will fit within the time limits, else the performer will be stopped. Please announce your piece on the day.

Consent is given for photographs of participants to be used on our social media sites and Competition promotional materials. If you do not consent, please inform us in advance of the event by email.

EACH GRADE IS SEPARATE

Competitive category - under 13-15 years old

This is an own choice piece category. Please choose one to two pieces the duration of which should not exceed for 10 minutes in total.

Class timings will be confirmed in May 2020 once all entries have been received. The day will start with beginner classes and progress through to senior level classes later in the day. All performers must use an original copy of the book. Photocopies for the adjudicator are not required.

Conditions for Entry:
All entrants will need to agree to the following terms at the time of entry:

By submitting this entry form I confirm that on behalf of the competitor(s) I have read and accept the Competition Regulations. I can also confirm that for all competitor(s) under 18 I give (or have obtained) the necessary consents for the competitor(s) to take part in the Competition. I understand that all tickets booked are non-refundable.

Regulations:
By entering this competition, I agree to the following regulations:

The performance will fit within the time limits, else the performer will be stopped. Please announce your piece on the day.

Consent is given for photographs of participants to be used on our social media sites and Competition promotional materials. If you do not consent, please inform us in advance of the event by email.

EACH GRADE IS SEPARATE

Competitive category - under 16-18 years old

This is an own choice piece category. Please choose one to two pieces the duration of which should not exceed for 12 minutes in total.

Class timings will be confirmed in May 2020 once all entries have been received. The day will start with beginner classes and progress through to senior level classes later in the day. All performers must use an original copy of the book. Photocopies for the adjudicator are not required.

Conditions for Entry:
All entrants will need to agree to the following terms at the time of entry:

By submitting this entry form I confirm that on behalf of the competitor(s) I have read and accept the Competition Regulations. I can also confirm that for all competitor(s) under 18 I give (or have obtained) the necessary consents for the competitor(s) to take part in the Competition. I understand that all tickets booked are non-refundable.

Regulations:
By entering this competition, I agree to the following regulations:

The performance will fit within the time limits, else the performer will be stopped. Please announce your piece on the day.

Consent is given for photographs of participants to be used on our social media sites and Competition promotional materials. If you do not consent, please inform us in advance of the event by email.

EACH GRADE IS SEPARATE

Competitive Class for adult amateur pianists (over 18)

A competitive category for adult amateur pianists. Candidates are free to choose any two pieces from the graded books as well, from grade five to eight. Please announce the name and composer before you play. If pieces are chosen outside graded exams, the equivalent level should be from grade five and over. Maximum time given is 15 minutes in total for the two pieces.

Audience tickets: All audience members will require a ticket. The ticket is valid only for one grade.

Conditions for Entry:
All entrants will need to agree to the following terms at the time of entry:

By submitting this entry form I confirm that on behalf of the competitor(s) I have read and accept the Competition Regulations. I can also confirm that for all competitor(s) under 18 I give (or have obtained) the necessary consents for the competitor(s) to take part in the Competition. I understand that all tickets booked are non-refundable.

Regulations:
By entering this competition, I agree to the following regulations:

The performance will fit within the time limits, else the performer will be stopped. Any non-syllabus pieces will not be considered in the adjudicator’s decision. Please announce your piece on the day.

Consent is given for photographs of participants to be used on our social media sites and Competition promotional materials. If you do not consent, please inform us in advance of the event by email.

EACH GRADE IS SEPARATE

Concerto Category 19 and under

EXAMINATION MUSIC

This is a competitive category. Candidates are free to choose the first OR second and third movement from a concert piece. If the piece is only one movement, the whole piece should be performed. Should non UK competitors require an accompanist, please get in touch with us.   Please announce the name and composer before you play.

Audience tickets: All audience members will require a ticket. The ticket is valid only for one grade.

Conditions for Entry:
All entrants will need to agree to the following terms at the time of entry:

By submitting this entry form I confirm that on behalf of the competitor(s) I have read and accept the Competition Regulations. I can also confirm that for all competitor(s) under 18 I give (or have obtained) the necessary consents for the competitor(s) to take part in the Competition. I understand that all tickets booked are non-refundable.

Regulations:
By entering this competition, I agree to the following regulations:

The performance will fit within the time limits, else the performer will be stopped. Any non-syllabus pieces will not be considered in the adjudicator’s decision. Please announce your piece on the day.

Consent is given for photographs of participants to be used on our social media sites and Competition promotional materials. If you do not consent, please inform us in advance of the event by email.

Duet Category 18 and under

Four hands on one piano. The performance should be up to 8 minutes in total. To compete, both participants are required to be under 18. However, if a participant is playing with an adult or his teacher it will be considered non competitive. There are no limitations for the Duet- it can be formed with a teacher, another child, relative, etc.

Class timings will be confirmed in May 2020 once all entries have been received. The day will start with beginner classes and progress through to senior level classes later in the day. All performers must use an original copy of the book. Photocopies for the adjudicator are not required.

Conditions for Entry:
All entrants will need to agree to the following terms at the time of entry:

By submitting this entry form I confirm that on behalf of the competitor(s) I have read and accept the Competition Regulations. I can also confirm that for all competitor(s) under 18 I give (or have obtained) the necessary consents for the competitor(s) to take part in the Competition. I understand that all tickets booked are non-refundable.

Regulations:
By entering this competition, I agree to the following regulations:

The performance will fit within the time limits, else the performer will be stopped. Please announce your piece on the day.

Consent is given for photographs of participants to be used on our social media sites and Competition promotional materials. If you do not consent, please inform us in advance of the event by email.

EACH GRADE IS SEPARATE