Piano Competition for Young Adult Pianists


Eastbourne 8th and 9th July 2017 - 12th Year

 
The 2017 Norah Sande Award is open to PIANISTS who are aged 18 to 25 (inclusive) on 1st July 2017 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 twelvth 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 £2000 and recital opportunity
Second prize £1000
Third prize £500
 
Download the 2017 Brochure

GEORGIAN YOUNG PIANIST ADDS EASTBOURNE’S NORAH SANDE AWARD 2016 TO HIS LIST OF INTERNATIONAL PRIZES

Luka Okros, winner of the 2016 Norah Sande Award

Luka Okros, winner of the 2016 Norah Sande Award

Luka Okros, winner of the 2016 Norah Sande Award, receives a cheque from adjudicator and the opportunity to perform in a recital
 

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 8TH JULY 2017 - From 9.30am
Second Round
FREE ENTRY throughout the day


SUNDAY 9TH JULY 2017 - 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 available from the Festival Office, 70 Kings Avenue,Eastbourne BN21 2PD or call 01323 729013.
Cheques should be made payable to "Sande Award".  Please note tickets will be sent out nearer the date.
 

Tickets for Sunday's final can also be booked at the Award's front of house desk on Saturday 8th July with any remaining seats sold at the door.  Children studying a musical instrument can have free entry to hear these inspirational musicians in the Final – just bring a teacher’s note or invoice.

 
Freddy Kempf © Monique Deul

Patron Freddy Kempf wishes all entrants well for the 2017 Competition.
 
 Photo: Monique Deul
 

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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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