The Edna Head Award - First prize £400.00 Second prize £100.00
This competition will be taking place on Sunday 28th June at 6.30pm at Highlands Methodist Church, Sutherland Boulevard, Leigh-on-Sea, SS9 3PT. Tickets to this prestigious competition can be bought 'on the door' and cost £3.00. There is a small car park at the side of the church and a public car park on the junction of London Road/Sutherland Boulevard.
The Edna Head competition (class 900) is designed for players of piano, violin, viola, cello, guitar, double bass, woodwind and brass instruments, who are at grade 8 standard and who will be be 16 years or under on 1st June, 2020. Entrants will be expected to demonstrate their skill by playing a programme of their choice, to be between 12 and 15 minutes in length, showing technical and musical ability as well as enthusiasm for music. Entry to this class is £10.00.
The winner of the competition is not allowed to re-enter until 3 clear years have passed. However, they can enter if playing a different instrument.