FEES AND PRIZES
ENTRY FEES for 2021 competition
£5 per performer in each class
PRIZES AND TROPHIES
Cash prizes for section winners
Class 1: £10 for each section winner
Class 2: £10 for each section winner
Class 3: £20 for each section winner
Class 4: £20 (section 1) £20 (section 2)
Class 5: £20 for each section winner
Class 6: £25 for each section winner
Class 7: £25 for each section winner
All winners, including winning ensemble players, will receive a medal.
The adjudicator chooses one winner from each entire class listed above, who receives a cup.
The Class 1 cup is presented by the Inner Wheel of Ripon Rowels.
There are special cups for Piano Performance, donated by the European Piano Teachers’ Association; a cup for Singing, donated by Mr. and Mrs. Scullion; and a cup donated by David and Sheila Winpenny (the founders of the competition) for the most promising instrumentalist. These cups are awarded by the adjudicator.
No marks are awarded, but very good performances other than the winning performances may be highly commended, gaining special certificates.
Every performer receives a certificate and a copy of the adjudicator’s comments on their performance.
NB there were major changes to the organisation of
the District 1040 Young Musician Final in 2015.
There were no longer 3 age groups with a winner in
each. Instead the District Final matched the National Final by being an open
Each Young Musicians event is able to send 2
performers to the District Final. These may be either 2 instrumentalists or one
singer and one instrumentalist.
Audience admission, which covers all or any of the competition stages and evening concert, is £3 per adult, children free. Admission free to teachers of competitors and their accompanists