Chopin at the Gallery

Margaret Schofield Memorial Prize for a Performance of the Music of Chopin.

Royal South Street Society acknowledges the generosity of Mr Andrew Cochrane AM and family, who have honored the Society with sponsorship of this section in memory of their mother, Margaret Schofield, OAM.

This competition is open to any pianist 16 to 32 years who has been a resident in Australia for two years prior to the event. Competitors are required to present at least two significant works which may include an Etude, a Ballade, Sonata Movement, Scherzo, the Barcarolle, or a similar large work. Performance time required is a minimum of 15 minutes and a maximum of 20 minutes.

COPYRIGHT: In order to compete at the Royal South Street competitors must declare that all necessary licences for copyright have been obtained and only originals or licensed copies will be used in accordance with copyright laws and agreements. These terms & conditions are agreed upon when placing your entry.

Presenting the 13th year of CHOPIN 

VENUE:  Oddie Gallery, Ballarat Art Gallery, Lydiard Street North 

Adjudicators: Robert Chamberlain

            and Hoang Pham                    

SECTION CHAIR: Bradley Saul

Royal South Street Society acknowledges the generosity of Mr Andrew Cochrane AM and family who have honoured the society with this prize in memory of their mother, Margaret Schofield.

First Prize $5000       

Second $2500       

Third $1000

Encouragement Award $500 at the discretion of the adjudicator.

 

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