The Two Moors Festival Young Musicians Platform Competition 2017 is open to strings, brass and woodwind players, pianists, singers and percussionists.
The four winners will receive £250 each and perform at the festival in 2017.
Entrants must be aged 18 and under on 1st January 2017 and be classical musicians of minimum Grade 7 standard, living or attending school in the South West.
Please download the Entry Form from the Two Moors Festival website.
ENTRY DEADLINE: 31st January 2017
There will be a maximum number of 60 entries on a first-come basis. Auditions to be held at Exmoor, Devon (exact location to be confirmed)
FIRST ROUND AUDITIONS
Saturday 11th/Sunday 12th March 2017
(A number of candidates may be heard on the evening of Friday 10th March)
• You are asked to play/sing 2 contrasting pieces in era as well as style, for example:
piece 1 Baroque; piece 2 contemporary; to last no longer than 10 minutes in total.
SECOND ROUND AUDITIONS
Saturday 6th May 2017
• You are asked to play/sing a 12 minute programme of pieces, contrasting as above.