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
YOUNG PIANIST WINS 10th ANNIVERSARY NORAH SANDE AWARD
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
JOIN THE AUDIENCE FOR THE FINAL ROUND
BY AN EXCITING NEW GENERATION OF INTERNATIONAL YOUNG ADULT PIANISTS TRAVELLING TO EASTBOURNE TO COMPETE IN THIS PRESTIGIOUS TWO DAY EVENT
Birley Centre, Eastbourne College, College Road, Eastbourne BN21 4JJ
SATURDAY 9TH JULY 2016 - From 9.30am
FREE ENTRY throughout the day
SUNDAY 10TH JULY 2016 - 2pm
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.
Patron Freddy Kempf wishes all entrants well for the 2016 Competition.
Photo: Monique Deul