Piano Competition for Young Adult Pianists


Eastbourne 9th and 10th July 2016 - 11th Year

 
The 2016 Norah Sande Award is open to PIANISTS who are aged 18 to 25 (inclusive) on 1st July 2016 who were born, or who are resident, training or working in Kent, Sussex, Surrey or the London postal area. 
 
The Norah Sande Award, now in its eleventh year, has been enabled by a substantial bequest from the late Norah Sande, in memory of her Grandmother, Alice Mary Caffin. Its object (and the wish of the legatee) is to encourage and support young musicians at the commencement of their careers.
 
 First prize £3000 and recital opportunity
Second prize £1000
Third prize £500
 

CELEBRATED YOUNG PIANIST WINS 10th ANNIVERSARY NORAH SANDE AWARD

2015 Winner, 23 year old Abigail Sin

2015 Winner, 23 year old Abigail Sin

Abigail Sin, winner of the 2015 Norah Sande Award receives a cheque for £3000 from adjudicator David Patrick and the opportunity to perform in recitals in Eastbourne and Huntingdon
 

JOIN THE AUDIENCE FOR THE FINAL ROUND
PIANO RECITALS

BY AN EXCITING NEW GENERATION OF INTERNATIONAL YOUNG ADULT PIANISTS TRAVELLING TO EASTBOURNE TO COMPETE IN THIS PRESTIGIOUS TWO DAY EVENT
Recital opportunity for winner
Birley Centre, Eastbourne College, College Road, Eastbourne BN21 4JJ

SATURDAY 9TH JULY 2016 - From 9.30am
Second Round
FREE ENTRY throughout the day


SUNDAY 10TH JULY 2016 - 2pm
Final
Tickets: £10.00 on the door

Three finalists perform a full recital programme incorporating classical, romantic and contemporary pieces

c. 5.30pm Announcement of winner and runners-up

Tickets for the Sunday final are £10, available from the Congress Theatre Box Office 01323 412000.  Any remaining seats will be sold on the door.  Children studying a musical instrument can have free entry to hear these inspirational musicians in the Final – just bring proof such as a teacher’s note, invoice or exam certificate.  
 
Freddy Kempf © Monique Deul

Patron Freddy Kempf wishes all entrants well for the 2016 Competition.
 
 Photo: Monique Deul
 

Registered Charity No. 1108317
 

Artistic Director : Spencer W Freeman MBE

Norah Sande Award Office,
70 Kings Avenue, Eastbourne. BN21 2PD
Tel: 01323 729013
Email: sande.award@btinternet.com

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