All events to be held online; see below and the separate section and competition pages for more details.
The dates given are for the Zoom sessions when the results of each competition will be announced.
Please note that these dates may be subject to change without notice.
Timetable updated 15th March 2021
The Festival is extending all section closing dates to the 16 April, in light of changes in UK Covid restrictions. This will allow for accompanists to be able to meet and perform with musicians.
2021 Closing Date
2021 Competition Dates
|Emanuel Trophy Piano Competition||16 April||24 April||100 Emanuel Trophy Piano Competition|
|Appelbe Piano Prize Competition||16 April||15 May||101 Appelbe Piano Prize Competition|
|Piano||16 April||10 to 14 May||102-106 Piano Solo|
|Choir||16 April||1 May||200 Choir|
|D’Addario String Prize Competition||16 April||16 May||300 D’Addario String Prize Competition|
|Strings||16 April||4 to 7 May||301-304 String Solo Classes|
|Harp||16 April||3 May||600 Camac Harp Competition
601-603 Harp Solo Classes
|Composition||16 April||8 May||700 Junior Composition age 12 and under
701 Intermediate Composition age 13 to 15
702 Senior Composition
703 Advanced Composition age 19 and over
|Speech and Drama||16 April||9 May||900-905 Drama Acted Monologue
906-911 Drama Poetry Recital
912-917 Drama Group Acted Scene
918-923 Drama News Reporting or TV Show Presenting