Dates, Venues and Entry Fees

Dates

Proposed dates for 2018 festival:

  • Choral Singing, Orchestras, Bands, Organ: 5 & 6 February 2018
  • Speech & Drama: 12 & 13 February 2018
  • Solo & Ensemble Singing: 12, 13, 14, 15 & 16 February 2018
  • Piano: 12, 13, 14 & 15 February 2018
  • Instrumental Classes: 14, 15 & 16 February 2018
  • Millennium Competitions: 15 February 2018
  • Concerto: 15 February 2018
  • Recorders: 16 February 2018
  • Young Musician of the Year: 17 February 2018

Time: Competitions generally start at 10 am each day but please check your tickets.

Please Note: The Festival Committee reserves the right to alter the dates if it is found to be necessary.

Note to trophy holders: Please return your trophy/ies in good time, before Saturday 6 January 2018, so that the 2018 winner may have their own award on the day.

Last date for receipt of entries:

  • 11 January 2018

Venues

Choral Singing, Orchestras, Bands & Organ competitions:

  • St Mary’s Parish Church, High Road, South Woodford, London, E18 2PA

Nearest Underground station:

  • Central Line to South Woodford then walk or take 179 bus.

All other competitions:

  • Forest School, College Place, Snaresbrook, London, E17 3PY

Nearest Underground stations:

  • Central Line to Snaresbrook, then walk or taxi.
  • Victoria Line to Walthamstow Central then taxi or 20 bus (heading to Loughton/Debden).

The location of your competition will be printed on your ticket. This will be sent to you at least ten days before the competitions start.

Please Note: The Festival Committee reserves the right to alter the venues if it is found to be necessary.


Entry Fees

Special Fees

  • The Millennium Competition classes 991, 992 and 993 have special entry and accompaniment fees

Age Limits

  • Where these apply, they refer to the competitor’s age on 1st September 2017.
  • For a group/duet/ensemble, give the age of the oldest performer. The fee is determined by the age of the oldest performer, except for open classes.