Queensland Symphony Orchestra presents the Young Instrumentalist Prize.
The Young Instrumentalist Prize presents an opportunity for exceptional Queensland school students to audition in front of a panel of Queensland Symphony Orchestra musicians, with a public performance opportunity, cash prizes and mentoring opportunities available to up to six finalists. The overall winner will have the opportunity to perform as a soloist on stage with Queensland Symphony Orchestra.
"I first heard of the competition when I saw Noah Lynch perform. I was inspired by how fantastic his performance was and realised how important it is to inpsire young musicians to excel in music." - CP Morris
Open to students enrolled in a Queensland secondary school performing on an orchestral instrument (including saxophone) at a minimum standard of AMEB Grade 8. Audition pieces must be one movement or movements from a standard concerto or work for soloist and orchestra with a minimum time limit of 8 minutes and a maximum time limit of 10 minutes.
DATES FOR 2019 YOUNG INSTRUMENTALIST PRIZE
Monday 22 October 2018
Friday 30 November 2018
Monday 11 and Tuesday 12 February 2019
Monday 4 March 2019
Wednesday 23 October 2019
For further information contact: Pam Lowry, Education Liaison Officer
Email: email@example.com or 07 3833 5035
Noah Lynch, violin
Brisbane Boys College
The Young Instrumentalist Prize is proudly supported by CP Morris and Australian Decorative and Fine Arts Societies Brisbane.