Time to enter music competition

Portrait of young pretty woman playing violin

An annual music competition for sixth form students sponsored by the Dalesmen Male Voice Choir is being held in Belper in April.

There will be a prize of £400 for the winning student, a second prize of £150 and a third prize of £75.

The award is open to students who live or are educated in Derbyshire and who are in year 12 or 13.   

It is expected that applicants will be at the standard of Grade Seven or above on their chosen instrument or in their chosen voice discipline.

Successful applicants will be expected to perform either two or three  items on their chosen instrument/voice discipline in front of a panel of adjudicators for a total performance time of 15 minutes.

The competition is on  Saturday April 27 at The Strutts Centre, Derby Road, Belper.

If you wish to be considered for the 2019 competition, go to the website http://www.dalesmen.org and click on student competition.There you will be able to fill out an online application.

All applications must be received by April 6.