Pianists: Competition Opportunity!
21 August 2013
The Orpheus Foundation has now opened applications for its second Orpheus Musician of the Year competition. A wonderful opportunity for exceptional young soloists, this year the competition is open to pianists of all nationalities between the ages of 18 and 30.
First prize is £1000 and a concerto performance this October with the Orpheus Sinfonia; second prize is £500. All applicants will be required to play the Grieg Piano Concerto in A minor.
The closing date for applications is 1 October 2013, with semi-finals taking place on 16 October and the finals as a public concert on 22 October. The winner's concerto performance will be on 24 October, at St George's Hanover Square.
For more information, visit the Orpheus Foundation website.