NSW Secondary Schools Concerto Competition

Dates for 2019 and Information

  • Registrations open: Monday 26 November 2018
  • Registration close: 10pm Monday 25 February 2019
  • Stage 1, the auditions: Sunday 24 March 2019 from 9am to 6pm at the McCaskill Music Centre, Barker College, Waitara
  • Stage 2, multiples competition and solo semi-finals: Sunday 7 April 2019 from 11am to 6pm at Abbotsleigh Senior College, Wahroongah
  • Stage 3, the finals concert: Saturday 29 June 2019 7pm at The Concourse, Chatswood.

Schedules for the auditions, semi finals and multiples will be made available here as follows:

  • Stage 1, the auditions: from Tuesday 12 March 2019
  • Stage 2, the semi-finals and multiples: from Tuesday 2 April 2019

Results for the auditions, semi finals, multiples, and finals will be posted here at the completion of each respective round of the Competition.

Competition Rules

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Enter the Competitions

Venues

Abbotsleigh Senior College

Barker College

The Concourse

Prizes

  • Overall Winner: $5000 + engagement to perform with KPO during the following year
  • Barbara Cran Award: $1,000
  • Barbara Robinson Award: $1,000
  • Perpetual Cups: awarded to the schools of the above 3 winners, to display for one year.
  • KPO Award: $500 to best performer during rehearsals with the orchestra (KPO players’ choice)
  • All finalists with receive $150

Suggested Accompanists

  • Julia Brimo: 0410 244 364
  • Zsuza Giczy: 0422 843 614
  • Alison Cameron: 0419 266 241
  • John Martin: 0439 607 115
  • Ying Ho: 0410 618 197
  • Sumiko Yamamura: 9440 8457
  • Sorina Zamfir: 9945 0496
  • Catherine Davis: 0400 993 428
  • Paul Cheung:  0416 617 682
  • Hye-Lim Lee: 0466 605 187

Contact

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