Sydney June 2017 Junior Piano Competition

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We’re proud to announce our next Junior Piano Competitions for Sydney & Melbourne will be held in June 2017.
The event will be a wonderful performance opportunity open to young pianists (ages 5-16).
Participants are invited to play a piece of their choice on stage and will be performing on a world-class concert grand piano.
Trophies and Australia Piano World/Sydney Piano World vouchers will be awarded for outstanding performance and the winners will be invited to perform at our annual Sauter concert with a special guest concert pianist.
Special Prizes will be also be awarded to pianists with the most potential and the audience favourite.
We warmly invite all teachers, parents & children to attend as audience members. We look forward to seeing you all and listening to our young local talent!
SYDNEY
Thursday 8th June 2017 – 5:30pm
Section 1: 5-8yrs
Section 2: 9-12yrs
Friday 9th June 2017 – 5:30pm
Section 3: 13-16yrs
CRITERIA:
– Pianists must register for the relevant age section
– All registrations and fees must be received at least 1 week prior to the event 
– Pianists to play one piece of their choice (Time limit 10 minutes)
(Sections 1 & 2: Time limit 10 minutes, Section 3: Time Limit 15 minutes)
– Pianists must bring a copy of music for the adjudicators
Dress-code: Smart Casual
Entry is FREE for audience members, please register the number of guests via the online form.
Entries close 1 week before event date.
Sections 1 – Ages 5-8 – (Please note registrations have now closed)
Prizes:
1st Place: $100 Cash + $300 Voucher
2nd Place: $80 Cash + $200 Voucher
3rd Place: $50 Cash + $100 Voucher
Sections 2 – Ages 9-12  (Please note registrations have now closed)
Prizes:
1st Place: $300 Cash + $800 Voucher
2nd Place: $200 Cash + $700 Voucher
3rd Place: $100 Cash + $500 Voucher
Registration Fee:
– Ages 5-12 $25
Section 3 – Ages 13-16  (Please note registrations have now closed)
Prizes:
1st Place: $1,000 Cash + $2,000 Voucher
2nd Place: $500 Cash + $1,000 Voucher
3rd Place: $300 Cash + $500 Voucher
Registration Fee:
– Ages 13-16 $50
*Sydney Piano World customers are eligible to register for FREE (please provide your invoice number upon application.
EVENT SCHEDULE:-
 
Doors open 5pm
 
Section 1 (5-8yrs) Competition Starts 5:30pm
Please register upon arrival before 5:15pm
 
Section 2 (9-12yrs) Competition Starts 7:15pm
Please register upon arrival before 7pm
*Please submit a copy of music on arrival. (Books/original music is allowed and will be returned after the event)